The Indian Renewable
Energy Development Agency (IREDA), US Hydropower council for International development
and International Association for Small Hydro had sponsored the preparation of a
"Manual on Development of Small Hydro-Electric Project" which was brought
out in 2009.
The special issues of
"Water & Energy International" were bought out in respect of the following
projects with the financial supports of the authorities of these projects
CBIP was assigned the
task of preparing a publication "Water Resources Development in India"
and a map "Water Resources Map of India" by Indian National Committee
on Irrigation & Drainage (INCID) on the occasion of the 60th International Executive
Council meeting of ICID and 50th Asian Regional in Conference which were released
at the time of its inauguration in December 2009, by the Hon'ble PrimeMinister
of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh.
On the occasion of Indian
Water Week 2012, CBIP was asked by the organizers to prepare two publications viz
"Water Resources Development Scenario in India" and "History of Irrigation
Development and Management in India". These publication were released by Hon.
Minister for Water Resources Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal and Deputy Chairman Planning
Commission, Shri Montek Singh Ahluwalia.
The Board has also been
organizing workshops/training programs on Dam Safety and Canal Automation, exclusively
for Kerala, Maharashtra, Orissa, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal besides Indian