sewage treatment

River cleaning impossible until all sewage in Delhi  is treated: Report

While the Yamuna's 22 km stretch in Delhi is barely 2 per cent of the length of the total river basin, it contributes over 80 per cent of the total pollution load in the entire river.

published on : 19th November 2021

Around 70 per cent of sewage treatment plants in Delhi did not meet norms in last one year: Government data

The 35 STPs located at 20 locations across Delhi can treat up to 597 MGD of sewage and have been utilising around 90 percent of their capacity.

published on : 31st October 2021

BDA site allottees who lost sites due to STP to be given alternate sites in same block

Without even a notification, a total of 65 sites falling in Challaghatta and Bheemanakuppe villages (Block V and VI) were taken away by the BDA to build the STP.

published on : 5th October 2021

New sewage treatment plant to be set up in Okhla by 2022, says Satyendar Jain

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal laid the foundation stone of the plant and billed it the largest in India. The STP coming up will be over 110 acres.

published on : 18th September 2021

Two-year deadline to complete rejuvenation of Delhi lakes: Satyendar Jain

To create additional recharge wells near waterbodies and lakes, officials have been instructed to increase water recharging capacity.

published on : 10th September 2021

Delhi: Odour from STPs to soon become a past

“Work should be done on priority basis so that people living around can be freed from the problem at the earliest. All the work related to STPs should be completed on a war footing.

published on : 1st September 2021

Hyderabad to monitor sewage treatment online

The Boards officials said that OCE assess the various physico-chemical parameters and bacteriological characteristics and the system also aims at monitoring the discharge standards regularly.

published on : 21st August 2021

Sewage treatment plant at Fort Kochi to be delayed

A few others fear leakage in future will be catastrophic to their families.

published on : 5th August 2021

Bengaluru: In a big relief, Koramangala & Challaghatta Valley sewage treatment plant gets going

The project was to be in place by July last year, but labour shortage amidst the first wave of the pandemic delayed it as work stopped for three months.

published on : 15th May 2021

Two sewage treatment plants to replenish groundwater in lakes

In a first of its kind initiative, Metro Water is setting up two tertiary plants at Nesapakkam and Perungudi to treat sewage water.

published on : 12th May 2021

Did India treat its natural resources well this year? NGT's 2020 amid pandemic ​

The year also saw the tribunal taking unprecedented stand on banning use of firecrackers during festive period in NCR and in those cities where air quality fell in poor category.

published on : 30th December 2020