Gopal Porwal is the Founder and Director of Paaniram Society.
In the year 2000, Udaipur, hometown of Mr. Porwal was in drought. Water was in scarcity. At that time he decided to plant trees to combat climate change and get rainfall. He started on his own, and slowly people joined him which inspired him to start a non-profit organization, named Paaniram.
In Hindi language, the word 'Paani' means Water and 'Ram' means God. Paaniram means that water is equivalent to God and is a essential component to survive.
With the continued dedication and motivation of Mr. Porwal, Paaniram has succeeded in planting trees in several cities of Rajasthan, India, founded innovative ways to save water and control pollution caused by industrial waste.
Mr. Gopal Porwal has following patents registered in his name-
- Pollution Ender - It can be used to stop the pollution caused by carbon particles that are present in the smoke emitted from various industries or automobiles. For more information, click here.
- Energy from Water - It can be used to produce electrical energy from water.
- Construction Motley - It is produced from marble slurry (waste product of marble industry) and can be used as a building material. Click here for additional information.
- EcoPro - It is a construction material made of waste product. Any type of waste including plastic and hazardous waste material is converted to non-hazardous material and used in construction purpose. Click here for more information.