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Webinar on New Technologies for various Products related to COVID 19 for MSMEs with focus of Water Purification Technologies

By : Chetanya Mehra, Aug 10, 2020

Prof.(Dr.) Harish Hirani, Director, CSIR-CMERI and ShriVishwa Mohan Jha, Director, MSME-DI, Patna,deliberated upon the latest CSIR-CMERI developed COVID 19 technologieswith focus on Water...

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Subject Tags: Water Management

Since Unlock-1, tap connections given to 45 lakh households

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 17, 2020

Jal Jeevan Mission was launched in August 2019 and in 7 months of 2019-20, around 84.83 lakh rural households were provided with tap connections. Further, amidst CoVID-19 pandemic, since Unlock-...

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India-Israel project seeks to help farmers use water and energy more efficiently

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 3, 2020

In a bid to prevent depletion of the water table during agriculture, the governments of Israel and India, along with Pune-based BAIF Development and Research Foundation (BDRF) and other...

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Arup, FRANK Water launch digital tools for better water management

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jun 30, 2020

London-headquartered engineering firm Arup has joined forces with UK water charity FRANK Water to launch digital tools for tackling water...

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Subject Tags: Water Management

VSCL inks MoU with IIT-BHU to expedite Smart City work

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jun 29, 2020

To accelerate the pace of the Smart City mission in Varanasi, the Indian Institute of Technology Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU) signed a MoU...

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EPIC Group and Arvind Envisol join hands; focus on sustainability

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 3, 2020

Aiming at implementing ZDHC progressive norms for effluent treatment, Hong Kong-based EPIC Group announced its strategic partnership with Arvind Envisol (water treatment business of Arvind Limited). This partnership aims at integrating best practices of water and wastewater...

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MoU signed with Housing and Urban Development Dept Govt of Odisha

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 1, 2020

CSE has signed a three-year MoU with the Housing and Urban Development Dept. (HUDD), Govt. of Odisha, for implementing WSUDP strategies and mainstreaming Rainwater Harvesting in towns and cities of Odisha. CSE has been leading the movement on sustainable water management,...

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Platinum Green tag for Kochi Metro wing

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 13, 2020

The Kochi Metro’s Operations Command Centre (OCC) at Muttom and six new metro stations have been awarded Platinum Green certification. Besides the OCC, the Ernakulam south, Kadavanthra, Elamkulam, Vytilla, Thykoodam and Petta stations have received the certification. Its...

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Tropical Countries Like India To Be Worst-Hit By Water Stress: UN

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 24, 2020

Roughly one in every two individuals (52%) will be living in water-stressed regions by 2050 as climate change affects the water cycle and makes it harder to manage resources, said the World Water Development Report 2020 released by the United Nations (UN) on March 22, 2020,...

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Himachal signs pacts with WB to boost agriculture

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 12, 2020

The central government, the Himachal Pradesh government and the World Bank on Wednesday signed an $80 million loan agreement to improve water management practices and increase agricultural productivity in selected gram panchayats in the hill state. The Integrated Project for...

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