Down to Earth Cover Story on Fecal Sludge Management

Down to Earth Magazine had published a cover story on fecal sludge management. This article is based on 11 city study done by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) on Shit flow diagrams.  Please follow the link to access the article http://www.downtoearth.org.in/coverage/urban-shit-53422   Please follow the link to access the 11 cities study on Shit flow

Two Villages In Andhra Pradesh Show How It’s Done, Will Now Run Entirely On Solar Power!

Andhra Pradesh is not only getting affordable high speed fiber optic broadband, it's getting two of it's villages completely electrified by solar power! According to theEconomic Times, the villages Toorputallu (as indicated in map) and Pedhamyanavanilanka, will be electrified to run completely on solar power from this year. Google Maps A private

Sterlite Technologies bags Gandhinagar smart city project

Sterlite Technologies, founded by Anil Agarwal of VedantaGroup, is among the early companies to have bagged a smart city project. Sterlite, said senior official of the company, has bagged contract from Gandhinagar. The contract entails creating a Wi-Fi city, with applications like smart parking and lighting. “We are creating 400-500 access points