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Water Harvesting, Solar Energy & More at Mumbai Museum

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya is easily Mumbai’s largest museum. A home to more than 50,000 exhibits, the museum is divided into three sections. The sections being art, archaeology and natural history.

The museum has installed about 140 solar panels which generates about 35 kilowatts of electricity every month. The museum also has set up a rain water harvesting system in the museum in 2008 which saved about 24 lakh litres of water every year.

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Written by Mandar Pandhare

Mandar is a commerce graduate turned journalist. His interest in writing and the constant quest to find answers got him to explore media and the web. When he is not writing stories, he is busy travelling or drooling over street food.