Wednesday, July 23, 2014
If your river is polluted, the vegetables you eat is poison. This is what we are warned from this news that talks about how pesticides and a toxic mix of sewage and industrial effluents may be contaminating what’s grown on the bed of the Yamuna River in India...
(Source: Times of India)
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Sharing this very appropriate graphic depiction of water consumption by different sources of energy production. This shows us clearly that while coal consumes the highest amount of water to produce electricity, solar is almost a ZERO water consuming power generation source. Isn't reason enough to invest more in solar in a world where water scarcity is triggering worst ever conflicts, including security problems?
More importantly, Let's Act!!
Right now, I am going Live, over phone, with Focus TV in a discussion on flood management in the state of Odisha, INDIA...
900 crore subsidy to conventional & renewable sources in areas with no or poor electricity. India sud focus on solar now,even in grid covered ares!
Monday, July 21, 2014
2 sides of India: Gujarat gov's armed WATER GUARDS bar farmers water from Narmada; armed bandits demand water from villagers in Lucknow...