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Punjab approves canal solar power project

June 8th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) In a first of its kind venture in the country, the Punjab government Wednesday approved the setting up of a project which will generate solar power ... Read more...

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Waxy plant substance key for absorption of water and nutrients

June 1st, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): A scientist at the Purdue University has found that suberin, a waxy substance between some plant cells, is key for absorption of water and nutrients.It has long been ... Read more...

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Acute water crisis in Pune

May 12th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
By Sharda LahangirPune, May 12 (ANI): The residents of Pune in Maharashtra are facing an acute water crisis, as the water table of Khadakwasla Dam has gone down.The depletion of water table ... Read more...

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Faced with drought-like situation, Maharashtra starts water conservation

August 5th, 2008 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Alarmed by the inadequate rainfall that has created a drought-like situation in Maharashtra, the state government Monday announced measures to conserve water. Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has directed ... Read more...

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