Strategy IV.5

Promotion of water efficient techniques and technologies

Efficiency labelling of water appliances and fixtures

(a) Ensuring more effective management of water resources,

(b) National Water Mission to seek to optimize the efficiency of existing irrigation systems, including rehabilitation of systems that have been rundown and also expand irrigation, where feasible, with a special effort to increase storage capacity, and

(c) incentive structures to be designed to promote adoption of large scale programmes which rely on sprinklers, drip irrigation and ridge and furrow irrigation

Bureau of Indian Standards(BIS) Specification in respect of domestic water appliances