• Tag results for rainwater harvesting

Tamil Nadu government's Rs 1.6 thousand crore boost for micro-irrigation projects

Drip irrigation, a component of micro-irrigation, is best suited for horticultural crop cultivation.

published on : 11th September 2018

No one gives a damn about harvesting water

The panel set up for monitoring RWH pits is not doing much except for conducting awareness programmes.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Chennai to run out of groundwater by 2020; Rainwater harvesting and desalination plants only hope, say officials

As Niti Aayog's Composite Water Management Index released in June 2018 which highlights that Chennai will run out of groundwater by 2020 has rang the alarm bells.

published on : 15th June 2018

Rainwater harvesting ignored in Hyderabad

This simple and age-old technique of groundwater recharge continues to receive short shrift from the state government as well as residents of Hyderabad.

published on : 12th June 2018

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Board makes rainwater harvesting mandatory

As part of the Board's efforts, massive campaigning has been under taken to inform the sundry consumers of the need to construct RWH pits in the individual and institutional premises.

published on : 2nd May 2018