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Total Organizations: 53
Total Projects: 16
Priority SDGs: --
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Profile Completion: 70%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

16.1%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
16.1%
Land Use Issues
16.1%
Local Water Resource Governance
9.7%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
9.7%
Physical water supply
9.7%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
9.7%
Upstream Water Issues
6.5%
Influent
3.2%
Water Demand and Competition among Users
3.2%
Water Pricing

Region Overview

The Penner (also Penna, Penner or Penneru and Pinākinī in Sanskrit) is a river of southern India. The Penna rises on the hill of Nandi Hills in Chikballapur District of Karnataka state, and runs north and east through the state of Andhra Pradesh to empty into the Bay of Bengal.

Organizations in Penner River


Our mission is to create a cleaner and greener environment. We are working towards the sustainable and pollution free environment. Protection and conservation of Water sources through making it free from human interventions such as pesticides, fertilizers, domestic sewage and … Learn More

The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) is a partnership of some of the world’s leaders in sustainable water resource management, bringing together businesses, multilateral agencies, governments, civil society and communities to drive consensus-based actions on shared water risk. At the … Learn More

Antea Group is an international engineering and environmental consulting firm with access to more than 3,000 consultants in over 100 offices around the world. Our Sustainability Practice brings together management consultants and technical experts offering solutions from strategy through implementation … Learn More

The company was founded for this moment, on a combined conviction in the power of human ingenuity and the potential of practical action to solve the problems of the decisive decade, and make sustainability happen. We believe that productivity and … Learn More

The word "Arghyam" means "offering" in Sanskrit. Our vision of 'safe, sustainable water all' is achieved by funding and partnering with like-minded individuals and organizations to design and implement transformative solutions. Over the last 13 years, we have built our … Learn More

ASMAN Software Solutions Private Limited is a provider of cutting edge software consultancy, design and development services with headquarters in Hyderabad, India. The company made its inception into the IT arena in 2011 and offers a comprehensive range of Software … Learn More

El grupo Biosfera, es un think tank en investigacion de futuros sustentables. (BIOSFERA, INVESTIGACIÓN DE FUTUROS) es un equipo de análisis cuyo core business es la investigación prospectiva para la construcción de futuros deseables (futurables), asociados a la sustentabilidad (planeamiento … Learn More

Blue Planet Network provides a technology platform for funders to easily select, monitor, and manage WASH projects that have been peer reviewed and vetted for quality and sustainability. Each member project must pass a rigorous peer review and planning process … Learn More

The Centre for Advanced Research &amp; Development (CARD) is a non-government agency established, in India, with its Head quarters in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh established in 1992. The CARD has been established to promote advanced research and to apply its … Learn More

Independent advisory company seeking to catalyse environmental investments Main focus areas within water issues: water and irrigation, water and sanitation, water and business risk Learn More

The Climate Connected Benefit Society is an industrial and provident society for the benefit of the community – a very simple funding vehicle, which allows ordinary, socially aware investors in the UK to put their capital to work in a … Learn More

The Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) is an invitation-only membership organization for large companies that demonstrate a serious commitment to environment as a business strategy issue. CEF’s mission is to help accelerate sustainable business innovation by creating the best neutral space … Learn More

The Council on Energy, Environment and Water (http://ceew.in/) is an independent, not-for-profit policy research institution. CEEW addresses pressing global challenges through an integrated and internationally focused approach. It does so through high quality research, partnerships with public and private institutions, … Learn More

Main focus is SUDS retrofit to tackle flooding and water quality problems in the City of Coventry, UK, and to provide biodiversity and amenity benefits to wildlife and citizens. Coventry has Living Lab Status and the group includes Coventry University … Learn More

“IC Medicals” and “ The Emission” are two genetically integrated global internet projects about informational copies of substances and biological objects. DST Foundation initiated the integration of these phenomenal projects in August 2009 as they both are based on usage … Learn More

Diageo plc is a British multinational alcoholic beverages company, with its headquarters in London, England. Diageo is the world's largest producer of spirits and a key producer of beer. Diageo's commitment to water stewardship is outlined in its Blueprint Water … Learn More

The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, was an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont. Learn More

Earthwatch is an International NGO which focusses on scientific research and education about environmental issues. Earthwatch run FreshWater Watch, an employee engagement programme which raises awareness of fresh water issues through hands-on Citizen Science Leader training days. In addition to … Learn More

EFI is an environmental NGO works on wildlife conservation and habitat restoration. We at EFI focus on fresh water bodies (lakes &amp; ponds) as habitats and work towards voluntary clean ups and scientific restoration of these water bodies for all … Learn More

Developing European Environmental Policy The European Commission develops and implements EU policies by proposing laws to the European Parliament and Council of the European Union helping EU countries implement EU legislation managing the EU's budget and allocating funding ensuring that … Learn More

First Climate is a globally leading provider of water project development and carbon offset services. We help our corporate clients across Europe, Asia-Pacific and the US to get engaged in water stewardship activities and manage and compensate their carbon emissions. … Learn More

Fly media tech and co. Learn More

GSMA Mobile for Development brings together our mobile operator members, the wider mobile industry and the development community to drive commercial mobile services for underserved people in emerging markets. We identify opportunities for social, economic and environmental impact and stimulate … Learn More

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The mission of the GRDAJ is to ensure fair journalism is practiced worldwide and to ensure freedom of speech is respected by all journalists And to protect the rights of Journalists worldwide through cooperation. The yearly report of the International … Learn More

HCC is a business group of global scale developing and building responsible infrastructure through next practices. With an engineering heritage of nearly 100 years, HCC has executed a majority of India's landmark infrastructure projects, having constructed 25% of India's Hydel … Learn More

Not just a Marketing and Branding agency, we are your creative agency who bring out of the box and innovative solutions to make your brand and business stand alone in this competitive crowd. You will truly enjoy our personal services … Learn More

IWMI is one of 15 international research centers supported by the network of 60 governments, private foundations and international and regional organizations collectively known as CGIAR. It is a non-profit organization with a staff of 350 and offices in over … Learn More

As we share our water with the entire planet, we feel that it is a precious resource. We monitor how we use water at our factories and are constantly working on ways to reduce our consumption of fresh water resources. … Learn More

LNRMI is an independent institution registered under section 58(1) of the Partnership Act. 1932 in October 2008. The core objective of the institute is to help create and implement policies that foster sustainable and enhanced livelihoods. LNRMI aims to conduct … Learn More

Microsoft's mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Learn More

NVH's mission is to provide low cost, low energy solutions for sanitation and ground water pollution. NVH partners with the Indian Ministry of Defence Research Laboratory to commercialise for global use an effective biological process creating potable water as only … Learn More

Sunass regulates water and sewage companies, oversees quality of service standards, settles customer complaints and sets regulated prices. Learn More

A pioneer and the world-leading provider of Drip Irrigation solutions, Netafim is the largest player in the global irrigation industry. With 14 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries, 27 subsidiaries, and a strong global distribution network across 110-plus countries, Netafim combines … Learn More

Opportunity 2 Excel Company is a firm that provides general service, monitoring & evaluation, data collection, implementation plan, consultancy, supply, financial engineering, capacity building, feasibility studies, investment advisory services etc to clients. The company was established in 2007 and registered … Learn More

Overseas Volunteers for A Better India (OVBI)'s Water Team is on a mission to eliminate water poverty for rural farmers in India by the year 2030. OVBI is a 501-(c)(3), IRS registered non-profit based in the United States. We are … Learn More

As a food and beverage company, PepsiCo is acutely aware of the critical role water plays in the food system. Our water strategy is designed to enable long-term, sustainable water security for our business and for local communities that depend … Learn More

Ours is a Charitable Organization Providing services to Poor and needy irrespective of caste and creed. Regarding water Issues we are providing free Drinking water to School Children's by Installing RO Plants and Bore wells in Villages in entire Andhra … Learn More

SAMUHA works to Improve the Quality of Life of Vulnerable Communities. The HUF-SAMUHA Partnership has now made water central to its development understanding. The project’s focus on excessive irrigation in a world with deteriorating water resources and the use of … Learn More

The Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (SIDA) is an autonomous organization, taking over the Sindh irrigation and drainage system from the Sindh Irrigation and Power Department. It was established in 1997, an innovative act to devolve power in the water … Learn More

Siruthuli is an NGO in Coimbatore, India working for the betterment of environment with special focus on water resources and green cover. Siruthuli also strives to strengthen the eco-consciousness of the general public, especially student fraternity so as to ensure … Learn More

We are Ukrainian company SOUZ-CONTINENT. Our company has advanced innovative, high-tech development projects to work with the water is getting the alternate energy and water purification. Very interested in mutually beneficial cooperation for the prosperity of the world community. Learn More

Christopher Gleadle brings Sustainability, and the Green Economy• to life and shows you how to capture, create and deliver more value: serve customers better, reduce costs and mitigate conspiring environmental and social risk to see opportunity for greater profit. His … Learn More

CAWST, the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology, is a non-profit organization that provides training and consulting to organizations that work directly with populations in developing countries who lack access to clean water and basic sanitation. CAWST "walks beside" … Learn More

India's 1st Green Business School, built by CEOs who have led multi billion dollar businesses in over 100 countries, situated close to Mumbai. It is focused on Sustainability and is practicing Rain Water Harvesting on Campus. Learn More

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To inspire, educate and enable residential complexes, business &amp; institution campuses and manufacturing &amp; service industries to become sustainable efficient and self sufficient in relation to their water management. Learn More

VILLAGES UNIS est une ONG Suisse, reconnue d’utilité publique au N° 080.913007 date de la décision 18/12/2013 et basée dans la république et Canton de Genève Elle est active dans les domaines de la coopération au développement, à l'aide humanitaire … Learn More

Wastewater Exchange is the designer and the implementer of the Ethical Water Exchange (all rights reserved) transforming wastewater into commoditised treated wastewater for the good sake of our health, planet, economy &amp; water resources as common good. Learn More

Water Technologies International (GR8 Water) is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of technologically advanced Atmospheric Water Generators (AWG). These unique devices utilize a patent pending air purification input system to produce clean, great-tasting, safe water from the humidity in … Learn More

Wello is a social venture with a bold mission: to deliver clean water to a thirsty world. By reframing the water crisis as an opportunity, Wello has reinvented the wheel and developed an innovative and sustainable business model. THE WATERWHEEL … Learn More

Wipro is a top tier IT services and products company based out of Bangalore, India. Sustainability is a core focus area for the organisation and we are working on a few projects to understand source and community water protection. Learn More

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Projects in Penner River


The project was deployed in a Government Higher Secondary School near Vellore, a couple of hours from Chennai, India. The project was a collaboration between Planet Water Foundation and Cole Haan as well as Cole Haan's local supplier companies. Before … Learn More

Globally we have established programs to help us drive water efficiency at our manufacturing sites and those platforms have helped us reduce our overall water footprint. The results of our global direct operations water risk assessment will further allow us … Learn More

"Cognizant and Grundfos have announced funding support for restoring the Sembakkam lake in Chennai. The two companies will collaborate with the India chapter of the Nature Conservancy, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, and Chennai-based Care Earth Trust, a non-governmental organization … Learn More

In Honduras, Hurricane ETA was devastating. It left many families homeless and without safe water for over a month. Xylem Watermark, together with Diseine (our distributor in Honduras), Planet Water and DHL, made it possible to carry, install and run … Learn More

Essilor launched a global program “Reboost” to continuously improve the production process through increased water efficiency and to share the best practices in global operations. Thanks to the investment (mainly on MBBR Plant, STP Plant, ETP Plant, WTP Plant, Hard … Learn More

This project aimes at harvesting the rainwater from the rooftops and collecting them in underground sump tanks to provide safe water for drinking and cooking and some water for sanitation. Learn More

This facility has identified and contracted alternative water supplies from more remote sources not under water stress. Alternative water supply is delivered by a private water company that sources water from non-stressed water bodies.Project ResultsImproved water security through sourcing alternative … Learn More

Essilor has launched its Supplier Sustainability Program (SSP) in 2015, managed by 2 dedicated FTEs. The program includes a new supplier charter with consideration of environmental responsibility of our suppliers including water criteria, sustainability training for the suppliers, use of … Learn More

Sustainable sugar cane cultivation in India Sugar cane cultivation is becoming increasingly important in India. The reasons for this are on the one hand the increasing demand for the raw material sugar. On the other hand, sugar cane is also … Learn More

The Grand Karnataka Project aims to provide training and work towards increasing groundwater table level through Watershed management project in collaboration with the Government of Karnataka, Rotary Club of Bangalore, VVKI (Art of Living Foundation), Rotary Club of Silicon Valley … Learn More

Water efficiency targets implemented at the Business Units; Water intensity measures used to measure targets; Dry processing technology and processes fitted into new plants and retro fitted where possible on existing plants. Recycling of water increases by installation of filter … Learn More

Mondi has invested some million rand in increasing the recycling capacity of water used at the mill and has installed water stewards for each department. Specific water consumption has been reduced by a further 9.8 % in 2016 compared to … Learn More

The Sri City, India plant was built in 2015. Prior to construction, our Water Risk Assessment identified that the planned location represented a high water risk, which could limit the long term growth strategy. This risk was partially mitigated through … Learn More

Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Delhi Assam, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana, Tripura, Uttarakhand Water.org has reached 15 million people in India with lasting access to water … Learn More

WaterAid is an international NGO focused exclusively on ensuring equitable access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education (WASH) for the world’s poorest communities. Formed in 1981 we have been working in water, sanitation and hygiene for over 30 years. … Learn More

•Project goal: To restore Chennai’s Sembakkam Lake to launch a restoration model to demonstrate how urban lakes and wetlands can provide ecosystem services including acting as carbon sinks, flood sinks, recharging groundwater, recycling nutrients, supporting flora and fauna, increasing resilience … Learn More

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