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Biofuel Projects in India

Some Ongoing and Upcoming  Biofuel Projects in India Second Generation Biofuel Refinery for Punjab In October 2015 Punjab signed MOU for setting up of second generation bioethanol refinery with consortium of Beta Renewables, Novozymes and CVC India Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. The estimated worth of the project is Rs 950 crore and will use the huge amount of wheat and rice straw generated in the area as feedstock to produce bioethanol. The utilization of these agriculture wastes has been a major […]

Biofuel related companies in India

A list of biofuel related companies in India is given below:  Click here to know about some ongoing and upcoming  biofuel projects in India 1. SHIRKE Energy Pune, Maharashtra based Shirke Energy  is  active in Biomass Field establishment. It is a biodiesel manufacturer and supplier. They produce biodiesel from Jatropha, Pongamia, Castor, Palm and other Non edible oils. The company involves in export and import of biofuels and provide technical consultation to biofuel Industry. They also buy and supply Jatropha […]

Biofuel Research in India

List of top centers involved in biofuel research in India 1. International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi Synthetic biology and biofuel group  ICGEB is an International organization dedicated to advanced research and training in molecular biology and biotechnology Focus area  Discovery and design of novel enzymes and enzyme systems for biofuelsEngineering bacteria to produce biofules Group leader:  Dr. Syed Shams Yazdani shams@icgeb.res.in Website  http://www.icgeb.org/home-nd.html  More information at http://www.icgeb.org/yazdani-shams-lab.html 2. DBT-ICT-Centre of Energy Biosciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra At Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai […]

Information about Biofuels in India

To get the detailed information about biofuels in India please go through these links: 1. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India MNRE is the nodal ministry of the Government of India for all matters related to new and renewable energy. The broad aim of the Ministry is to develop new and renewable energy for supplementing the energy requirements of the country. http://www.mnre.gov.in/ 2. Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA), Government of India IREDA is a […]