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Sinking Ground And Rising Seas Could Drown Coastal Cities By End Of Century
International Business Times UK

Sinking Ground And Rising Seas Could Drown Coastal Cities By E...

A woman works in a paddy field in a village in Sunderbans delta region in India. Given the rapid extraction of groundwater in deltas, there are higher risks of ground subsidence.REUTERS Excessive groundwater removal is causing the ground to sink, ... International Business Times UK, 3 weeks ago
Hope of cheap solar water tool Calcutta Telegraph, 1 day ago
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US-based environment body raises concern over water crisis in

A US-based environmental organisation has raised concern over severe groundwater depletion in some parts of north India, including agrarian state of Punjab. "This week, 60 Minutes, a renowned news program from CBS News, showed the recent findings ...
 Business Standard4 days ago EcoSikh Expresses Concern about Severe Ground Water Depletion in Punjab and California  Sikh Siyasat Online1 day ago U.S.-Based Environment Body Raises Concern Over Water Crisis In  Silicon India3 days ago Environment body raises concern over Punjab water crisis  Economic Times4 days ago
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Deccan Chronicle

India in deep waters

Delhi is in particularly dire straits, with nearly 500,000 illegal borewells sucking up the city's groundwater. Representational picture (Photo: PTI) India burrows deep for its water. Groundwater extraction in most northern states including ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Borewells sucking Delhi dry: Survey  Asian Age2 months ago

India's groundwater drops to critical levels

India's groundwater tables are plunging at an alarming rate with reserves in some states dwindling to critical levels, according to the latest report from the Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) the apex body under the Ministry of WaterResources. ...
 Eco-Business1 month ago Groundwater dwindle to critical level amid rampant extraction  India Today1 month ago
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange

Coca-Cola blasted for 'highly unsustainable' water use in India

source edie newsroom When Coca-Cola began operations in Mehdiganj, the groundwater was categorized as safe, but in 2009, the government changed the designation to critical Government authorities have declared that Coca-Cola is 'over-exploiting' ...
 Environmental Data Interactive Exchange1 week ago Farmers Fight Coca-Cola as India's Groundwater Dries Up  BusinessWeek1 month ago Farmers Fight Coca-Cola Over Groundwater  Environmental Leader1 month ago Farmers Fight Coca-Cola as Groundwater Dries Up: Corporate India  Washington Post1 month ago
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DMRC will reply to NGT on groundwater extraction near Lal Quila: DMRC chief, Mangu Singh India loses 1% GDP in natural disasters: Head/Scientist, Department of Science & Technology

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will reply to the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on the issue of damage caused to water bodies near Lal Quila area due to extraction of groundwater during construction of an underground station, managing ...
 ASSOCHAM2 months ago DMRC denies unauthorised groundwater extraction near Red Fort  Zee News2 months ago
Council of Canadians

Water conditions around Coca-Cola plant in India declared over-exploited

Government authorities in India have declared the groundwater around Coca-Cola's bottling plant in Mehdiganj as over-exploited a category indicating the highest level of stress on water resources, according to the India Resource Centre. The ...
 WaterBriefing3 days ago PRESS: Water Conditions Worsen Around Coca-Cola Plant, Declared Over-Exploited  India Resource Center1 week ago PRESS: Coca-Cola Forced to Abandon $25 Million Project in India  India Resource Center1 week ago Water Conditions Worsen Around Coca-Cola Plant  Scoop1 week ago

Community-scale photovoltaic-powered electrodialysis desalination systems for Indian villages

Saline groundwater, which underlies 60% of India, can negatively impact health as well as cause a water source to be discarded because of its taste. A quarter of India's population live in villages of 20005000 people, many of which do not have ...
 Filtration Separation3 weeks ago
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Global Groundwater Crisis May Get Worse As The World Warms

From India to Texas, people are rapidly depleting their valuable stores of groundwater — leading to the possibility that aquifers may be emptied within decades, a NASA researcher has warned. In a commentary published Wednesday in the journal ...
 The US Daily4 weeks ago This Map Shows How Fast the World Is Depleting Irreplaceable Groundwater Reserves  Yahoo! News3 weeks ago
Down to Earth

Land subsidence is serious

India depends heavily on groundwater. But overextraction can cause the land to sink. A recent study found that signs of land subsidence are already evident in Kolkata. The Central Ground Water Board has signed anMoU with the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing ...
 Down to Earth1 month ago
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