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VK Raviraja’s rain water harvesting solutions for the water crisis in Chennai - Green Showcase in Chennai
V K Raviraja has installed four types of rainwater harvesting systems in his house.
His 1000 sq. ft house is self-sufficient in terms of his day to day water requirements due to the rain water harvesting solutions put in place.
Reduces dependency on metro water sources and ground water levels.
Four types of rainwater harvesting systems are set up:
All these systems are cleaned and maintained periodically.
V K Raviraja
As Chennai Struggles For Water, This Man Has Enough For 6+ Months! : The article talks about the type of structures VK Raviraja has implemented at his home.
Akash Ganga Trust - Rain Centre : The centre was established in 2001. Sekhar Raghavan who runs the centre provides training programs for those interested in learning about different rainwater harvesting methods.
Rainwater harvesting techniques-Making a recharge pit : The video describes the process involved to make a recharge pit for rainwater harvesting structures.
Bore Well Recharge - How it is done. : Borewell recharge pit used by VK Raviraja
Rainwater Harvesting - Home System Tour : The video makes reference to the variety of systems a house can construct for harvesting the rainwater.
Components of a Rainwater Harvesting System : This article provides information regarding the different modules present in rainwater harvesting.
Catch water where it falls: Urban rainwater harvesting : The article gives a detailed explanation on the different rainwater harvesting systems needed in an urban environment.