The proposal will be tabled in the MC General House meeting on December 30 and if approved, the MC will conduct a survey in the city to identify such buildings and then impose new water charges accordingly
Updated on Dec 28, 2019 12:40 AM IST
Updated on Dec 27, 2019 12:05 AM IST
By Mehul R Thakkar, Mumbai
Smart phone-linked sensors, recycling waste water and literally making water from thin air: Apartment buildings are streamlining water conservation using technology.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 03:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Vanessa Viegas
The new steps will try to ensure more sustainable methods of cultivation, as large parts of the country routinely face water crises amid alarming levels of ground water depletion.
Updated on Aug 19, 2019 07:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Saubhadra Chatterji and Zia Haq
So far sewage charges are included in the water bills. Consumption of water below 20,000 liters per month was made free in 2015. Sewage bill used to constitute at least 60% of the water bill.
Updated on Jul 25, 2019 04:33 AM IST
New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi and Joydeep Thakur
As the day to day economy becomes more commercialised, even waste associated with food, such as milk packets and water bottles. are piling up. Solid waste disposal is already an acute crisis in India’s big cities. Status quo is not going to help us solve these issues
Published on Jun 18, 2019 08:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Residents of Gairatpur Baas and Mohammadpur Gujar villages say that 75 to 80% concentration of mesquite or Vilayti Babool trees in the region led to extreme water scarcity so much so that wild life in the region has started encroaching into the villages for water.
Updated on Jun 28, 2018 11:08 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Anurit Kanti and Leena Dhankhar
With the Capital facing an inevitable groundwater crisis, the need of the hour becomes conservation of the precious resource. Here is a look at how eminent Delhi based personalities are involved in conserving water at personal level. Take inspiration and do your bit.
Published on Jun 25, 2018 04:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Nikita Saxena, New Delhi
The corporation analysed data from March to May and found that the average consumption of the town was around 400 litre per day against the standard water need of 150 litre.
Updated on Jun 16, 2018 02:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By Saurabh Chauhan, Mohali
Aerators fitted into all basin taps without any modifications or tap replacements, officials said
Updated on May 21, 2018 01:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai