American Water Works Association (AWWA) publishes a number of Manuals on Water Supply Practices. A complete list is available below;
American Water Works Association (AWWA) publishes a number of standards for drinking water sector. A list of such publications is provided below;
A video of persian wheel lifting water from one level to higher level and using energy of flowing water to rotate itself.
A short video on working of traditional water lifting device the ‘Joto’ or ‘Yeta’ or Dhon in Orissa. All human power, no electricity, no carbon emissions. Uploaded by zenrainman on youtube.
Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India bring out an excelllent book on sustainability of rural drinking water supply. The book contains Ancient practices for water conservation Rain Water Harvesting Design examples for rain water harvesting structures and a lot more
Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India along with the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) of World Bank have prepared a comprehensive O&M manual for rural water supply.
A presentation on VIILAGE WATER SECURITY THROUGH COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT AND REGULATION FOR SUSTAINABLE WATER SUPPLY SCHEMES IN RURAL SECTOR
A presentation on Women’s Participation for sustainability
A presentation on Women and Water
LOOP software for hydraulic modelling of pressurised looped networks for water supply distribution. The software was written in an attempt to help developing countries to plan and design water distribution systems that are better suited to their needs. The development was supported financially by the World Bank and the UNDP Inter-regional Project. LOOP 4.0 can read more
CPHEEO Manuals The Central Public Health and Environmental Engineering Organisation (CPHEEO) is technical wing of Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. It provides technical guidelines related to water supply, sewerage, municipal solid wate etc. It brings out some excellent technical manuals as below; Manual on Water Supply & Treatment, Third Edition, Revised-updated, May 1999. read more
Drinking water standards as per Indian Standards are as follows;