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Battery recycling plant to be constructed in Krishnagiri

Battery recycling plant to be constructed in Krishnagiri

Pondy Oxides & Chemicals Limited and the Government of Tamil Nadu have reportedly signed an MoU in January 2024, regarding the establishment of recycling and manufacturing facilities for non-ferrous metals, lithium-ion batteries, paper, plastics, and…

Sorting/MBT
Two further bids submitted for Dadumajra MSW plant project

Two further bids submitted for Dadumajra MSW plant project

The MSW treatment plant project at the Dadumajra (or Dadu Majra) landfill in Chandigarh has attracted two new bidders: Hindustan Waste Treatment Pvt Limited and Enviro Control Pvt Ltd. Previously, three companies had applied for…

E-Waste
Metastable Materials plans to build new facility in Bangalore

Metastable Materials plans to build new facility in Bangalore

LIB recycling start-up Metastable Materials is planning to build a new battery recycling facility in Bangalore, Karnataka, in the coming two years. The company reportedly uses chemical-free technology to extract copper, cobalt, nickel, and lithium…

Construction
C&D waste recycling plant proposed in Tiruchirappalli

C&D waste recycling plant proposed in Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli City Municipal Corporation plans to set up a 50 tpd C&D waste recycling plant at the landfill in Ariyamangalam in Tiruchirappalli (also called Tiruchi or Trichy), Tamil Nadu. The project has been under consideration…

Temp
Oil India and Guwahati Municipality to develop CBG projects

Oil India and Guwahati Municipality to develop CBG projects

Oil India Limited (OIL) and the Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) have signed an MoU to convert MSW into CBG. They aim to set up CBG plants, presumably in the Guwahati Municipality, Assam. A specific project…

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India and EU partner on EV battery recycling

India and EU partner on EV battery recycling

The EU and India are partnering for EV battery recycling technologies. The collaboration reportedly aims to promote the cooperation between European and Indian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and start-ups. According to the source, matchmaking…

E-Waste
Plans for LIB and e-waste recycling plant in Uttarakhand

Plans for LIB and e-waste recycling plant in Uttarakhand

The Technology Development Board (TDB) and start-up Remine India are collaborating to construct a commercial LIB recycling plant in the SIIDCUL industrial area of Sitarganj, Uttarakhand. The plant is also supposed to recycle e-waste. According…

Company news
Sabic and Pashupati partner on plastic recycling

Sabic and Pashupati partner on plastic recycling

Chemical company Sabic has signed an LoI with Indian plastics recycler Pashupati Group. The LoI reportedly aims to develop plastic recycling opportunities in India. As part of the agreement, Pashupati is to provide its mechanical…

Biogas
Phase one of Barsana CBG plant commissioned

Phase one of Barsana CBG plant commissioned

Adani Total Gas has announced to have started operations of the first of three phases of its AD plant in the Mathura district of Barsana, Uttar Pradesh. The plant now processes 225 tpd of agricultural…

Waste to Energy
Contract awarded for Ahmedabad WtE plant

Contract awarded for Ahmedabad WtE plant

Steamhouse India Limited has been awarded the contract for the design, engineering, construction, commissioning, operation, and maintenance of a WtE plant in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The plant is to process 300 tpd of MSW and should…

Company news
Companies form MoUs with Hitachi Zosen India and AG Enviro

Companies form MoUs with Hitachi Zosen India and AG Enviro

India-based infrastructure companies VishnuSurya Projects and Infra Limited (VSIL) have announced several MoUs with Hitachi Zosen India Private Limited and waste managing company AG Enviro Infra Projects Private Limited. The partnership’s first proposal is for…

Mixed Waste
MSW plants commissioned in Faridabad

MSW plants commissioned in Faridabad

The Municipal Corporation Faridabad (MCF) has commissioned two MSW plants in Faridabad, Haryana. The plants each consist of two trommel machines and have a capacity of 400 tpd. Further plans provide to increase the daily…

Biogas
New CNG plant inaugurated in Moshi

New CNG plant inaugurated in Moshi

The Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation has announced to have inaugurated a CNG plant in Moshi, Maharashtra. The plant processes 50 tpd of food waste from hotels and restaurants to produce CNG for waste collection vehicles. The…

Waste to Energy
MSW plant set up by Abu Road Brahma Kumaris Institute

MSW plant set up by Abu Road Brahma Kumaris Institute

The Abu Road Brahma Kumaris Institute has established an MSW processing Waste to Energy plant. Several campuses of the institute, including, amongst others, Shantivan, Anand Sarovar, and Manmohinivan, are used to gather the MSW. The…

Biogas
Tender issued for Vellalore biogas plant

Tender issued for Vellalore biogas plant

The Coimbatore Municipal Corporation has issued a tender for the planned biogas project at the Vellalore landfill in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. INR 600 million (EUR 6.61 million) have been allocated to the project. Construction is…

Biogas
AD plant inaugurated in Gorakhpur

AD plant inaugurated in Gorakhpur

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) has inaugurated a new CBG plant in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. The plant processes 200 tpd of paddy straw to produce 20 tpd of CBG. The EPC contract was carried out…

Biogas
MoU signed for biogas plants in Chhattisgarh

MoU signed for biogas plants in Chhattisgarh

Oil and gas company Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), the Municipal Corporations of Raipur and Bhilai, and Chhattisgarh Biofuel Development Authority (CBDA) have signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish compressed biogas (CBG)…

Biogas
Tender issued for Tiruchi CNG plant

Tender issued for Tiruchi CNG plant

The Tiruchi Corporation has launched a tender to develop a CNG plant at the Ariyamangalam landfill in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu. The plant should be developed under a PPP. It should process 100 tpd of commercial…

Biogas
Nexgen Gujarat plans to establish CBG plant

Nexgen Gujarat plans to establish CBG plant

Renewable fuels company Nexgen Energia plans to invest RS 30 billion (EUR 332 million) to set up a compressed biogas (CBG) plant in Gujarat. Once operational, the plant should supply CBG directly to CNG pumps.…

Biogas
CBG plant in Dhuriyapar operational

CBG plant in Dhuriyapar operational

A compressed biogas (CBG) plant has been inaugurated in Dhuriyapar, Uttar Pradesh. Investment costs amounted to RS 1.68 billion (EUR 18.6 million). According to earlier sources, the plant should process 230 tpd of cow dung…

Waste to Energy
Update on GCC’s Waste to Energy project

Update on GCC’s Waste to Energy project

The Greater Chennai Corporation’s (GCC) project to construct a WtE plant in Kodungaiyur, Chennai, under a PPP model is expected to be commissioned in 2 years. According to earlier sources, the plant is to process…

Waste to Energy
Bidadi WtE plant not yet operational

Bidadi WtE plant not yet operational

According to a new source, Karnataka Power Corporation Limited’s (KPCL) WtE facility in Bidadi, Karnataka, is not yet operational. According to September 2023 information, the plant was scheduled to start operations within the 2 to…

Biogas
Construction of Kochi CBG plant to start this month

Construction of Kochi CBG plant to start this month

Construction of the new CBG plant by oil and gas company Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) at the Brahmapuram landfill in Kochi, Kerala. is scheduled to begin this month. BPCL plans to complete the plant…

Biogas
CBG plant planned in Tinsukia

CBG plant planned in Tinsukia

The Tinsukia Municipal Board (TMB) has signed an MoU with Oil India Ltd (OIL) to jointly develop a CBG plant in Tinsukia, Assam. Plans provide for the plant to process up to 50 tpd of…

Biogas
Plans for new biogas plant in Bathinda

Plans for new biogas plant in Bathinda

The Bathinda Municipal Corporation is planning to construct a biogas plant in Bathinda, Punjab, under the SATAT programme (Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation). The project should be executed as a public-private partnership (PPP). The plant…

Biogas
Gail to set up 3 AD plants in Chhattisgarh

Gail to set up 3 AD plants in Chhattisgarh

The Bathinda Municipal Corporation is planning to construct a biogas plant in Bathinda, Punjab, under the SATAT programme (Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation). The project should be executed as a public-private partnership (PPP). The plant…

Plastic
KMC plans 2 new MRFs in Bengal

KMC plans 2 new MRFs in Bengal

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is reportedly planning to set up two MRFs in Dhapa and Pathuriaghata, both in Bengal. According to the source, plans include a polystyrene recycling plant and an organic waste compactor.…

Biogas
Four biogas plants commissioned in Mira-Bhayandar

Four biogas plants commissioned in Mira-Bhayandar

The Mira-Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has commissioned four out of seven biogas plants and now applied to the Maharashtra Electricity Commission for a tariff on the electricity generated. These plants, located in different parts of…

Biogas
RIL launches tenders for 50 CBG plants

RIL launches tenders for 50 CBG plants

Multinational oil refining company Reliance Industries (RIL) has started a tendering process for 50 CGB plants in India, which should all be completed within the next 2 years. According to the source, 56 more tenders…

Waste to Energy
Deonar WtE project now scheduled for 2026

Deonar WtE project now scheduled for 2026

According to a new report, 10% of the Deonar WtE project that is currently under development in Mumbai, Maharashtra, have been completed, and a deadline for making the plant operational is targeted for 2026. This…

Waste to Energy
RDF plant in Shimla to increase power generation

RDF plant in Shimla to increase power generation

The Municipal Corporation Commissioner of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, has announced that the expansion of the city’s WtE plant was approved. The INR 120 million (EUR 1.3 million) project aims to make the plant self-sufficient in…

Waste to Energy
Bengaluru cancels four out of five WtE projects

Bengaluru cancels four out of five WtE projects

The state government of Bengaluru has reportedly decided to terminate four out of five WtE projects in Bengaluru. As further stated in the given source, the reason behind this decision is non-compliance with deadlines. The…

Company news
EverEnviro signs MoU with Bajaj Sugar

EverEnviro signs MoU with Bajaj Sugar

Environmental services company EverEnviro Resource Management Pvt. Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bajaj Hindustan Sugar Limited, a sugar and ethanol manufacturing company. Through this MoU, the companies aim to establish CBG…

Waste to Energy
Ludhiana proposes waste complex including WtE

Ludhiana proposes waste complex including WtE

The Municipal Corporation of Ludhiana, Punjab, has issued a new WtE proposal to the Municipal Infrastructure Development Company (PMIDC). The proposal reportedly provides for a waste complex including garbage processing, bioremediation of legacy waste, as…

Biogas
RIL launches tenders for 50 CBG plants

RIL launches tenders for 50 CBG plants

Multinational oil refining company Reliance Industries (RIL) has started a tendering process for 50 CGB plants in India, which should all be completed within the next 2 years. According to the source, 56 more tenders…

Construction
New C&D waste plant to open soon in Langadiyawas

New C&D waste plant to open soon in Langadiyawas

A new C&D waste recycling plant is under construction in Langadiyawas, Jaipur District, Rajasthan. According to the source, works are in their final stages and the plant is to become operational soon. The new facility…

Waste to Energy
Update on Langadiyawas WtE project and new MRF plans

Update on Langadiyawas WtE project and new MRF plans

The WtE plans in Langadiyawas, Jaipur District, Rajasthan, are moving ahead. The proposal was first announced by the City of Jaipur back in 2018. As stated in the source at hand, a 15-hectare plot of…

Biogas
Construction of Kochi AD plant to be awarded shortly

Construction of Kochi AD plant to be awarded shortly

The contract for the construction of a CBG plant in Kochi, Kerala, is to be awarded soon. Oil and gas company Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited has announced the selection of three potential companies with experience…

Waste to Energy
New Pahadiya Waste to Energy plant officially inaugurated

New Pahadiya Waste to Energy plant officially inaugurated

The new WtE plant in Pahadiya, a village in Rewa District, Madhya Pradesh, has been officially inaugurated. According to the current news report, the 6 MW plant’s processing capacity is 350 tpd, whereas a source…

Waste to Energy
New WtE plant inaugurated in Rewa

New WtE plant inaugurated in Rewa

On 16 February 2024, a new WtE plant was inaugurated in the city of Rewa, Uttar Pradesh. The 6 MWe, 350 tpd facility was built under the Regional Integrated Solid Waste Management Scheme in Pahadiya.…

Recycling
New waste management project launched in Lucknow

New waste management project launched in Lucknow

Lucknow Swachhata Abhiyan (LSA) and the Lucknow Municipal Corporation have entered an agreement for a waste management project in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Amongst others, the project includes the establishment of an MRF. The source does…

Biogas
CBG plant planned to be set up in Parjudi

CBG plant planned to be set up in Parjudi

A new compressed biogas (CBG) plant should be established in Parjudih, Sant Kabir Nagar, Uttar Pradesh. The District Magistrate (DM) has announced allocation of 20 acres of land for the plant, with a planned capacity…

Policy & others
India intends to explore partnership with Germany for biofuels

India intends to explore partnership with Germany for biofuels

The Indian Biogas Association (IBA) has announced that India intends to partner with Germany in order to promote biofuel technologies. The plan includes to explore German experience in processing feedstocks such as rice straw and…

Waste to Energy
3 bids submitted for Dadumajra MSW plant project

3 bids submitted for Dadumajra MSW plant project

The MSW treatment plant project at the Dadumajra (or Dadu Majra) landfill in Chandigarh has attracted 3 bidders: Delhi MSW Solutions Limited, Enviro Control Private Limited, and Hindustan SFC Joint Venture. The bids were received…

Biogas
Adani to build biogas plant in Rajkot

Adani to build biogas plant in Rajkot

Oil and gas company Adani Group has announced to have secured an order from the Rajkot Municipal Corporation for a biogas project at the former Nakrawadi landfill in Rajkot, Gujarat. Adani should design, build, finance,…

Waste to Energy
Deonar WtE plant now expected for 2025

Deonar WtE plant now expected for 2025

The Deonar WtE project in Mumbai, Maharashtra, is now set to be commissioned in October 2025. The plant is to be constructed at the Deonar dumping ground, which is to close once the WtE plant…

Biogas
Construction start of new Kapavaram biogas plant

Construction start of new Kapavaram biogas plant

Reliance Bio Energy Limited has started construction of a biogas plant in the village of Kapavaram, East Godavari, Andhra Pradesh. It is planned to be completed in late 2024. The plant should produce about 7,000…

Sorting/MBT
New RDF production plant commissioned in Varanasi

New RDF production plant commissioned in Varanasi

A new waste management plant has become operational in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. It processes about 600,000 tpy of agricultural residue and MSW through torrefaction, producing coal. The project is a cooperation of the National Thermal…

Biogas
Seven biogas projects to start operations this year in Punjab

Seven biogas projects to start operations this year in Punjab

According to the Punjab Minister of New and Renewable Energy Sources, seven compressed biogas (CBG) projects with a total capacity of 79 tpd should start operations by the end of this year. These projects should…

Biogas
IGL plans to establish 19 biogas compression plants

IGL plans to establish 19 biogas compression plants

Indian gas operator Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) is planning to establish 19 biogas compression plants in Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. The company signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with two technology partners for…