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Adequate water in lakes, BMC plans to lift cuts

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 15, 2016

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) may revoke the 20% water cut in force since last year, as the lakes supplying water to Mumbai have received good rainfall and have almost 50% of...

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Soon, groundwater may come at a price in Lucknow

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 14, 2016

Drawing groundwater at will in the city is set to be a thing of the past.

If a proposal...

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India-EU technology helping use waste water to boost crop productivity

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 17, 2016

'Water4Crops', a joint project undertaken by the European Union (EU) and India, offers 'Constructed Wetland', a technology to reuse the wastewater in rural areas for irrigation which would also...

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India addressing water scarcity with Israel’s help

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 11, 2016

High Court judge Justice Anand Byrareddy said that India is adopting Israel’s water conservation technologies to address the water scarcity.

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Uma Bharti to visit Israel to gain insight on water technology

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 2, 2016

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti is visiting Israel in June to gain first-hand knowledge on technologies and expertise in water sector including desalination, urban water systems and...

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Innovative water management technique from Gujarat gains global acceptance

By : sustainabilityo..., May 31, 2016

181 Newly appointed IAS officers will undergo training in an unique water harvesting technique developed in Gujarat. The 'Bhungroo' method is a brainchild of Ahmedabad based couple Biplab Paul...

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Water conservation efforts pay off in Andhra Pradesh, says CM Naidu

By : sustainabilityo..., May 26, 2016

Chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said that the water table has increased by 1.51 per cent, which translates to 140 tmcft, in the last one year. Claiming that this was possible mainly...

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Subject Tags: water conservation

“Zero Spentwash Discharge has a business case in Distillery industry"

By : sustainabilityo..., May 24, 2016

In conversation with Sustainability Outlook, Mr V.N. Raina, Director-General, All India Distillers` Association, shares his thoughts on sustainability challenges for the distilleries in India, potential of the industry to achieve Zero Spentwash...

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