Archive for the Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) Category

September 10, 2019

Untapped rainwater gets wasted at North Mada Street

Untapped rainwater gets wasted at North Mada Street

Every time when it rains, huge volumes of water from the rooftops of several shops surrounding Sri Kapali Temple gets wasted and floods the mada streets. This was the scene at North Mada Street a few days ago. “Don’t these […]

September 6, 2019

RWH: Residents of Ranga Road construct recharge wells at their apartment complex

RWH: Residents of Ranga Road construct recharge wells at their apartment complex

After realizing the importance of rainwater harvesting (RWH), now the residents of Aditya Ashwin Apartments in Ranga Road, Abiramapuram are constructing recharge wells at their complex. Says V.Venugopalan, a resident, “We underwent an acute water shortage this year. During that […]

September 4, 2019

Recharge wells being built on Venkatakrishna Road, Mandaveli

Recharge wells being built on Venkatakrishna Road, Mandaveli

On September 4, the Public Works Department (PWD)’s contract workers dug up the pavement off Venkatakrishna Road, Mandaveli to sink cement rings for the construction of recharge wells here. The workers say that the Chennai Corporation officials of ward 126 […]

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