Questions

Need info regading installation of motor in a borewell

I have a borewell of depth 700 feet in my agriculture land in Malappuram district, Kerala, with a single phase electricity connection. Kindly advise me on the most appropriate motor that I need to…

Illegal digging of borewell

How one can stop digging of borewell in neighbourhood which is being dug illegally?

Excess power bill and low water output

3 phase 20hp motor running at 1000ft and the voltage shows as 360-380v at 11am and the motor runs for 24 hrs everyday. The water output has reduced significantly and the mcb is 63A 415V. Not able…

Need weather report data

Can I get weather report data for all the districts in Tamil Nadu, for the past two years ? It is to check whether I could do something with those data to do predictions about the weather for…

Methods to conserve rainwater

What are the various methods to conserve rainwater ?

Recharge rate of borewell

What will be the recharge rate of a borewell of 150 mm and 300 mm diameter, respectively in the district of Patiala, Punjab for the purpose of rainwater harvesting. The borewell ends about 15…

How to rejuvenate borewell filled by sand?

Hello, I'm from Nashik (Maharashtra). I drilled a borewell 9 yrs ago. It's about 150 feet deep. Now 15 feet depth is filled by sand exactly below motor and I can't get water from well. Please…

Treatment for excess water from STP

Hi, We have a capacity of one lac ltr of STP installed in the building. The STP is working in good condition, but we are facing an issue. The output of STP is one lac ltr per day but the usage of…

Need hourly data for temperature, relative humidity and light intensity

Hi,

I need hourly data for temperature, relative humidity and light intensity for location given below from 2017 to till date, so would like to know, how do I get that. Please do assist,…

Is this true that our choice of newly acquired taste for rice and wheat is adding to water crisis ?

We are seeking information that supports the logic that we need to eat more millet instead of rice and wheat, not only for it's health benefits but also millet requires a lot less water to…

Need info regarding distance between two borewells

What should be the distance between two agricultural borewells belonging to different farmers? 

Hard water at Doltala, Madhyamgram

Hello,

I stay at a housing at Doltala, Madhyamgram. There are white deposits on utensils, bottles and the washroom walls and floor and on the taps.Despite regular cleaning the deposits are…

India's annual per capita water storage capacity - Need to enhance it

India's annual per capita water storage capacity is only 225 cubic metre, where as of China is 1,200 cubic metre. Why there is no emphasis on building more storage capacity? What halts it?

Tibetan rivers and impending water crisis in India

Apart from the Brahmputra, there are three rivers flowing from Tibet to India. China is already diverting water from Brahmputra. But how will China's control over the other three rivers affect the…

Borewell does not yield water during rains

Borewell, 90 feet deep in Chennai with submersible pump, does not yield water every time it rains.

Digging a Borewell in a covered car park

We are in West Mambalam Chennai. We want to dig a new borewell as the water situation is very bad in our apartment/area. The spot identified by an hydrologist is located in our car park area which…

Water level in Phansidewa, Siliguri, West Bengal

How to find out the water level in Phansidewa, Dist: Darjeeling?

Recharging water pit with wastewater from washing machine

Can I recharge water pit with washing machine wastewater? Generally we use detergents in washing machine. Will it have any chemical effect on borewell water in the long run? In our apartment,…

Water yield from a borewell

Bore debth 400 ft, expected yield 1-1.5 inch. Is it ok to go for a bore?

Greywater reuse

Can water from bathroom (excluding WC), kitchen, sink, basin, washing machine etc be used for rainwater harvesting. Is there a way to use this water to give to plants. I am worried that the soap…