Bhavnagar District

  • World Water Development Report 2020: Tropical countries to be worst hit by water stress According to the World Water Development Report 2020 released by the United Nations (UN) on March 22, World Water Day, nearly 52 percent of the world population will be living in water-stressed regions by 2050 a...
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  • Mahashtra scraps state's River Regulation Zone policy The Mahashtra Government has decided to scrap the state's River Regulation Zone policy, which declared areas within two kilometres of high flood lines on either side of a river as 'no development zones'. As per the Government, the policy wa...
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  • Centre launches the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana The Prime Minister has launched the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY), which aims to develop 2,379 villages across the nation into model villages in the next 5 years. These villages will undergo an integrated development in multiple areas like agr...
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  • We have large farm pond at Bhavnagar District of Saurashtra region. There is high evaporation rate from the surface of the water. We are looking for a solution to reduce the high evaporation rate.
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  • MoEF revalidates POSCO's clearanceEnvironment ministry revalidates environmental clearance of POSCO's steel project in Odisha, though a major hurdle of National Green Tribunal's decision on the project, lies ahead.Finally Vedanta gets defeatedMoEF rejects Vedanta's proposal to un...
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  • Odisha and Andhra prepare for super cycloneThe cyclonic storm with a wind speed of upto 185 kmh is moving towards Odisha and Andhra Pradesh and is expected to hit the two states on October 12.Rivers bear the brunt of flawed hydel policyCurrent system of environment impact assessment is not...
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  • Urgent action needed to tackle climate changeGetting repetitive on climate change being human-induced, IPCC's fifth assessment report comes as no big surprise.Women education and under five child mortality directly relatedCompletion of secondary education by Indian women to ...
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  • Gujarat farmers oppose Mithivirdi nuclear plantFarmers of Bhavnagar district, where the Mithivrdi nuclear park is supposed to come up, refuse to part with their agricultural land. 877 hectares of land needs to be acquired for the 6,000 mega watt project that will have six nuclear power plants. The p...
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  • Solar power flourishes in IndiaAddition of 2.8 GW of solar power capacity is anticipated in India in 2014, with several states across the country striving to install large scale solar power projects.Farmers protest against Mithivirdi nuclear parkThe proposed 6000 MW nuclear project attract...
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  • Gujarat forest department proposes separate lion conservation reserve in Bhavnagar, after spotting 50 big cats in the area
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  • Gujarat Coastal Zone Management Authority gives Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearance to 6000 MW Mithivirdi nuclear power plant in Bhavnagar district; the project receives opposition for acquiring 603 hectares of agricultural land and posing a threat to farmers' livelihood
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  • Micro-watershed level planning requires a host of inter-related information to be generated and studied in relation to each other. Remotely sensed data provides valuable and up-to-date spatial information on natural resources and physical terrain parameters. Geographical Information System (GIS) wit...
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  • I was in Bhavnagar - Saurashtra, Gujarat and came across rooftop rainwater harvesting works implemented by (one more than 10 years ago) by Utthan with financial assistance from WASMO, along the same lines as what SACHETANA is attempting . These have strongly withstood the test of time and ALL o...
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  • A member of the PLC Watsan group Dhani behn, has built an Ecosan toilet for herself - one of the first in Gujarat-about a year back. This is one of the best toilets on Ecosan I have seen and the simple and elegant story of the same is hugely impressive. It is located in Bhavnagar Saurashtra - Gujara...
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  •           We are building a new house in Bhavnagar, Gujarat. We plan to construct a swimming pool for the same, but it will be an outdoor pool of a fairly large size. I wish to know if there exists any portable filters for swimming pools. If not which are...
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World Water Development Report 2020: Tropical countries to be worst hit by water stress

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Mahashtra scraps state's River Regulation Zone policy

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Centre launches the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana

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We have large farm pond at Bhavnagar District of Saurashtra region. There is high evaporation rate from the surface of the water. We are looking for a solution to reduce the high evaporation rate.

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MoEF revalidates POSCO's clearance

Environment ministry revalidates environmental clearance of POSCO's steel project in Odisha, though a major hurdle of National Green Tribunal's decision on the project, lies ahead.

Finally Vedanta gets defeated

Odisha and Andhra prepare for super cyclone

The cyclonic storm with a wind speed of upto 185 kmh is moving towards Odisha and Andhra Pradesh and is expected to hit the two states on October 12.

Rivers bear the brunt of flawed hydel policy

Urgent action needed to tackle climate change

Getting repetitive on climate change being human-induced, IPCC's fifth assessment report comes as no big surprise.

Women education and under five child mortality directly related

News this week - Gujarat farmers oppose nuclear plant, drought hits Bihar and an eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi in Surat.

Gujarat farmers oppose Mithivirdi nuclear plant

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Solar power flourishes in India

Addition of 2.8 GW of solar power capacity is anticipated in India in 2014, with several states across the country striving to install large scale solar power projects.

Farmers protest against Mithivirdi nuclear park

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