ocean technology, hydrology, technology in islands

Ocean Technology for Islands

Lakshadweep depends on the mainland for their daily requirements as, apart from engaging in fishing and coconut cultivation, livelihood opportunities are very limited for the islanders. This forms the essence of the struggle for survival for the local populace. Technological developments are yet to reach most of these islands and implementation of solutions for water […]

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Freshwater for parched islanders – Naturally Desalination Plant at Minicoy

Rapid urbanisation, population explosion and over exploitation of ground water resources are some of the reasons for the increasing freshwater demand in regions of the country. Coastal and island communities of the nation however, can eke potable water with the use of desalination technologies. Some of the common conventional desalination technologies are reverse osmosis (RO), […]

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