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Delhi's IGI using 70% lesser water, uses new environment-friendly techniques

  • 16 March, 2019 - Apart from being world’s best airport, Indira Gandhi International Airport has once again raise the bars and made the country proud. At the same time, a new automatic irrigation system has been set up at the airport for water conservation, according to a Dainik Jagran report. With this system, around four lakh square meters of area is being irrigated from four underground sewerage treatment plants built there.

    According to the report, apart from laying several kilometers of pipeline for this procedure, a microprocessor-based controller is also being used. This is saving about 70 percent of the water. This saved amount of water is equal to the water used by around four thousand people in Delhi on a daily basis. Delhi’s IGI airport is one of the continent’s busiest airports.

    Source - Economic Times