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Government sets up committee for water management in north-east

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 5, 2017

With the aim of helping India’s flood-ravaged north-east, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has set up a high-level committee to evolve a strategy for management of the region’s...

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Subject Tags: India , Water Management

Government to focus on creating water grid on par with power grid: Nitin Gadkari

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 11, 2017

Making e-autorickshaws a common sight in rural India, creating a water grid that is on par with power grid and constructing 17 highways-cum-airstrips are the government's priorities and it will start work on them this year, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said.

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Kolhapur Municipal Corporation to test treated water every week

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 28, 2017

The Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) has independently started testing the treated waste water samples from sewage treatment plant (STP) at Kasba Bawada.

The decision has been taken after the draft environment status report (ESR) prepared by a third party slammed...

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Haryana executing solar power-run micro irrigation project

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 28, 2017

The Haryana government is executing a unique solar power-run micro irrigation pilot project under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojna (PMKSY), an official said today.

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Environment ministry approves projects seeking to address climate change

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 20, 2017

The environment ministry today approved projects aimed at addressing the vulnerabilities arising out of climate change in Rajasthan, Gujarat and Sikkim.

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NTPC Mouda asked to use treated sewage water instead of Gosikhurd dam water

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 10, 2017

The Maharashtra state government has decided not to provide raw water from Gosikhurd dam to NTPC’s 2,320MW power plant at Mouda. The government has asked NTPC to use treated sewage water instead...

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Uttar Pradesh inks pact with Israel for water management

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 10, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three-day Israel visit has resulted in major collaborations for Uttar Pradesh in the field of water management and river cleaning. The India ambassador to Israel...

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Arvind Envisol to partner in Ethopia's green drive

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 30, 2017

Arvind Envisol, subsidiary of Arvind Limited, will partner with the Ethiopian government in its drive for green industrialisation. Arvind Envisol has inked MoU with the government to implement...

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal points to 'serious water management problems' in the city

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 8, 2017

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has pointed to 'serious water management problems' in the city, seeking a report from Delhi Jal Board on supply and consumption in each Assembly constituency...

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Supply of recycled water for maintenance work: Dedicated pipeline for south Delhi likely

By : sustainabilityo..., May 11, 2017

South Delhi neighbourhoods may soon have a dedicated pipeline installed to supply recycled water that can be used for maintenance of parks and green zones. The South Delhi Municipal Corporation...

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