Akash Ganga: Saving Water for a Rainy Day–WSJ

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Akash Ganga: Saving Water for a Rainy Day–WSJ

Aakash Ganga: Saving Water for a Rainy Day
The Aakash Ganga experiment to harvest rainwater has been successful in Rajasthan. It is now being tried elsewhere, including China’s Guiyang municipality. Experts interviewed by India Knowledge@Wharton note that if the Aakash Ganga model proves to be scalable, it could solve the problem of scarce drinking water all over rural India and, perhaps, elsewhere.