Water Conservation

Water Conservation

Save Water: ‘Conservation Of Water Is The Need Of Hour’, Said Central Water Commission Chairman

Save Water: ‘Conservation Of Water Is The Need Of Hour’, Said Central Water Commission Chairman
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Masood Hussain, Chairman of the Central Water Commission (CWC), while inaugurating a seminar on ‘Water Conservation – Our Responsibility’ said that water conservation should be done on a mission mode and recycle and reuse of water must be publicised widely ...
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US-Based Gradiant Corporation To Clean Up Industrial Wastewater In India

US-Based Gradiant Corporation To Clean Up Industrial Wastewater In India
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The Indian subsidiary United States of America (USA)-based Gradiant Corporation will be using Carrier Gas Extraction, a wastewater treatment technology which is similar to nature’s water cycle system to clean up the industrial wastewater in India ...
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Minister Nitin Gadkari Highlights The Importance Of Water Conservation At The Launch Of Magazine ‘Jal Charcha’

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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari stressed on the importance of water recycling and explained how his constituency in Maharashtra will be utilising treated water ...
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Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water

Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water
National Green Tribunal News
A committee of representatives from the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, CPCB, Bureau of Indian Standard, IIT-Delhi and National Environmental Engineering Research Institute will be formed by the National Green Tribunal to explore best possible secondary use of the rejected water by users of RO technology ...
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Adopt Water Saving Aerators And Bid Adieu To Water Wastage

Adopt Water Saving Aerators And Bid Adieu To Water Wastage
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Bengaluru based Eco365 has an innovative solution to India’s water woes – water saving aerator, which saves 80 per cent of the water ...
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Water Pollution: Waste Water Discharge Into Rivers Should Be Reduced To Zero, Says NITI Aayog

Water Pollution: Waste Water Discharge Into Rivers Should Be Reduced To Zero, Says NITI Aayog
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NITI Ayog, in its report on comprehensive national Strategy for New India, recommended that wastewater discharge from industrial units into rivers and other water bodies should be reduced to zero and stringent civil penalties should be put to strengthen enforcement of environment-related acts ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
Karnataka News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has also asked Bengaluru’s civic body to deposit Rs. 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), of which Rs. 10 crore will be transferred to the state pollution board ...
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Delhi Government Tells Supreme Court: Steps Are Being Taken To Rejuvenate 201 Water Bodies

Delhi Government Tells Supreme Court: Steps Are Being Taken To Rejuvenate 201 Water Bodies
Delhi News
Delhi government informs the Supreme Court that taking up cleaning of all 1,011 identified water bodies at one go will not be practical and added that they intend to clean up all water bodies eventually ...
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Groundwater Is A Finite Source, Will End One Day If We Fail To Reduce Its Exploitation: WaterAid India

21 Indian cities will run out of groundwater,’ underlines a report by NITI Aayog
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From decentralised water governance to strong ground water regulation coupled with municipal water supply and irrigation efficiency reforms, there are several ways in which India can avoid groundwater depletion points out an expert from WaterAid ...
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Groundwater Recharge Of Purana Qila Lake Being Done As Per IIT-Roorkee’s Suggestion: Construction Firm Tells NGT

Groundwater Recharge Of Purana Qila Lake Being Done As Per IIT-Roorkee's Suggestion: Construction Firm Tells NGT
Delhi News
National Building Construction Corporation, in its report to National Green Tribunal said that development work of Purana Qila is being done as per the suggestions of the IIT-Roorkee and rainwater harvesting structures are being built for ground water recharge ...
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Mismanagement Of Water, River Pollution Are Villains Of India’s Water Crisis: Waterman Of India Rajendra Singh

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From introducing a community-driven decentralised water management policy, cleaning the ‘critical’ Ganga to running a skill development programme in efficient use of water among the youth, eminent water activist Rajendra Singh underlines solutions to India’s reversable water crisis ...
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Independence Day Special: Five Things India Should Do To Avoid A Water Crisis

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India’s demand for water will exceed its supply two-fold by 2030 according to a NITI Aayog report. From recycling water, restoring water bodies, rainwater harvesting to afforestation, here’s what India needs to do to bridge the gap between the demand and supply of water ...
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