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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.…

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…

Plastic
New plastic recycling plant proposed in Brahmapuram

New plastic recycling plant proposed in Brahmapuram

A new PRF is to be established in Brahmapuram, Kerala. According to the source, the investment is expected to amount to around INR 10 million (EUR 112,486). The plans follow Kochi Corporation’s plans to build…

Construction
Construction start of C&D recycling plant in Nashik

Construction start of C&D recycling plant in Nashik

The construction of the C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik, Maharashtra, has reportedly started after a delay of more than 3 years. Commissioning is scheduled for March 2024 already. The plant is worth INR 70…

Waste to Energy
New tender for Dadumajra MSW plant project

New tender for Dadumajra MSW plant project

The City of Chandigarh has issued a new short-term tender for the MSW treatment plant at the Dadumajra (or Dadu Majra) landfill. This is reportedly due to the failure of three companies to qualify for…

Waste to Energy
WtE plant to be inaugurated in Pahadiya

WtE plant to be inaugurated in Pahadiya

Construction of the WtE plant in Pahadiya, a village in Rewa District, Madhya Pradesh, has reportedly been completed and inauguration is currently scheduled for 14 February 2024. According to the source, the plant has a…

Biogas
CBG plant inaugurated in Budaun

CBG plant inaugurated in Budaun

As part of the plan to set up 100 new biogas plants in Uttar Pradesh, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri inaugurated the compressed biogas (CBG) plant in Budhaun, Uttar Pradesh. The…

Waste to Energy
Contracts cancelled for Njeliyanparamba WtE plant

Contracts cancelled for Njeliyanparamba WtE plant

The Kozhikode Corporation has decided to cancel two contracts related to the stalled WtE project in Njeliyanparamba in Kozhikode district, Kerala. They include the biomining contract with Zonta Infratech as well as the contract for…

Plastic
Shree Renga Polymers to set up new plastic recycling plant in Karur

Shree Renga Polymers to set up new plastic recycling plant in Karur

Indian plastics recycler and textile manufacturer Shree Renga Polymers plans to invest INR 1 billion (EUR 11 million) into constructing a PET bottle recycling plant in Karur, Tamil Nadu. The source mentions the two distinct…

Company news
MoU concluded between Oil India Ltd. and GMC

MoU concluded between Oil India Ltd. and GMC

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Duliajan-based company Oil India ltd. and Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC). The MoU includes the transformation from organic waste into CBG. The companies intend to produce clean energy…

Biogas
Jhiri CBG plant to be operational soon

Jhiri CBG plant to be operational soon

Gas company GAIL India Ltd. has announced plans to commission a new CBG facility in February 2024. The new AD facility is located in Jhiri, Ranchi, Jharkhand, and is expected to process 10 tpd of…

Biomass Energy
Nestlé plans new biomass plant in Karnataka

Nestlé plans new biomass plant in Karnataka

Food and beverage producer Nestlé has announced plans to invest in its coffee production business and install a biomass power plant in Karnataka state. The biomass plant is expected to go online in first half…

Other Recycling
Novoloop starts constructing pilot chemical recycling plant

Novoloop starts constructing pilot chemical recycling plant

US start-up Novoloop has started construction of its chemical recycling pilot plant in India. The plant is intended to demonstrate Novoloop’s so-called lifecycling technology, which reportedly is different from conventional depolymerisation and pyrolysis. According to…

Plastic
New plastic recycling facility planned in Karur

New plastic recycling facility planned in Karur

Indian plastics recycler and textile manufacturer Shree Renga Polymers plans to invest INR 1 billion (EUR 11 million) into constructing a PET bottle recycling plant in Karur, Tamil Nadu. The source mentions the two distinct…

Other Recycling
First Solar to build solar panel recycling plant in Tamil Nadu

First Solar to build solar panel recycling plant in Tamil Nadu

US-based solar module manufacturer First Solar and India-based solar energy provider Cleantech Solar have entered a PPA for a new manufacturing plant that is also to include a solar panel recycling plant. Cleantech Solar is…

Biogas
TruAlt and GAIL form new CBG joint venture

TruAlt and GAIL form new CBG joint venture

Public gas company GAIL India Limited and TruAlt Bioenergy have formed a JV called Leafinity Bioenergy Limited to set up 10 CBG plants in India. The companies invested a total of USD 72 million (EUR…

Biogas
CBG plant planned in Deeppur

CBG plant planned in Deeppur

The District of Sant Kabir Nagar is planning to set up a biogas plant in Deeppur, Uttar Pradesh. An 8.3-hectare plot has been reserved for this project after a survey conducted by the Bio Energy…

E-Waste
Hindalco purchased land for new e-waste recycling plant in Dahej

Hindalco purchased land for new e-waste recycling plant in Dahej

Aluminium producer Hindalco Industries has reportedly acquired 150 acres of land at the Payal Industrial Park in Dahej, Gujarat, for its copper and e-scrap recycling plant. According to earlier sources, the company plans to invest…

Biogas
GPS signs contracts for new CBG projects

GPS signs contracts for new CBG projects

Waste management solutions company GPS Renewables (GPS) has secured INR 200 million (EUR 2.18 million) in contracts for compressed biogas (CBG) projects across India. These projects should process 4,000 tpd of agricultural waste and energy…

Biogas
Tender launched for Tonk AD plant

Tender launched for Tonk AD plant

A tender has been launched for the construction works of an AD plant in Tonk, Rajasthan. The deadline for submissions is 5 January 2024 and the tender value is estimated to amount to INR 493…

Mixed Waste
New solid waste management complex planned for Dumka

New solid waste management complex planned for Dumka

A new solid waste management complex has been approved for Dumka, Jharkhand. It is to be set up on a plot of land in Thadi village, 10 kilometres outside of Dumka. According to the source,…

Biogas
New AD plant under construction in Firozabad

New AD plant under construction in Firozabad

Construction works have started on a new AD plant in Shankarpur Ghat, Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. Plans to develop a new biogas facility were proposed at the Global Investors Summit, after which a plot of land…

Biogas
Reliance partners with DBS Bank for CNG initiative

Reliance partners with DBS Bank for CNG initiative

Reliance Industries (RI) is collaborating with DBS Bank India to set up a financing programme for farmers to manage crop residues that should be used to produce CNG. The initiative intends to stimulate and finance…

Biogas
Plans for new biogas plant in Maheshwari Khurd

Plans for new biogas plant in Maheshwari Khurd

A new biogas plant by oil and gas company Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) should be set up at the dumping ground complex at Maheshwari Khurd, Uttar Pradesh. The plant should process 130 tpd of…

Plastic
New PRF in Haridwar to be commissioned

New PRF in Haridwar to be commissioned

As of 2 December 2023, the new PRF in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, is scheduled to start operations in 2 weeks. According to the source, the government has provided an INR 2.95 million (EUR 33,000) investment for…

E-Waste
Lohum to start its new battery recycling plant

Lohum to start its new battery recycling plant

India-based battery recycler Lohum Cleantech plans to build an EV battery recycling plant in the United Arab Emirates. A joint venturee has been formed with the UAE Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure and the BEEAH…

Biomass Energy
Tamil Nadu power plant started co-firing biomass

Tamil Nadu power plant started co-firing biomass

The thermal power plant located in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu, has been converted to co-firing biomass. The plant, called NLC Tamilnadu Power Ltd, is a joint venture of NLC India Ltd and TANGEDCO and started co-firing…

Biogas
India introduces new biogas blending scheme

India introduces new biogas blending scheme

The Indian Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has announced the introduction of a blending scheme for biogas. Under this, compressed biogas (CBG) should be mixed with natural gas, starting at 1% in April 2025…

Waste to Energy
No progress on Galand WtE project

No progress on Galand WtE project

According to a recent source, the WtE project in Galand village in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, has not progressed so far. According to information from May 2023, at that time, a boundary was to be erected…

Biogas
PEDA and GAIL to set up 10 new CBG plants

PEDA and GAIL to set up 10 new CBG plants

The Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) and public gas company GAIL India Limited have signed an agreement to develop 10 new CBG plants in Punjab. According to the agreement, the plants should, in total, process…

Biogas
Plans for 4 new biomethane plants in Bhubaneswar

Plans for 4 new biomethane plants in Bhubaneswar

Plans by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) to set up four biomethane plans in the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, Odisha State, have been approved by the Empowerment Committee of Infrastructure. In total, the plants should process…

Biogas
Reliance Industries plans new CBG investments in West Bengal

Reliance Industries plans new CBG investments in West Bengal

Indian private sector corporation Reliance Industries Limited plans to invest INR 200 billion (EUR 2.2 billion) to expand its energy business, among other things, in the eastern state of West Bengal. According to the report,…

Waste to Energy
New details on Dadumajra MSW project

New details on Dadumajra MSW project

The project to set up an MSW treatment plant at the Dadumajra (or Dadu Majra) landfill is still in the RfP process, according to a recent report. The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation (MC) published an RfP…

Biomass Energy
India determines pellet price benchmark

India determines pellet price benchmark

The Indian Ministry of Power has defined price benchmarks for biomass pellet prices. The price regulation is planned for one year, starting on 8 November 2023. In the Northern Region, pellet prices amount to INR…

Waste to Energy
New plasma gasifier discussed in Margao

New plasma gasifier discussed in Margao

The Margao Municipality, Goa, is reportedly considering setting up a plasma gasification plant at the Sonsodo landfill for regional waste management. According to the Municipality, there will now be studies conducted as to whether the…

Biogas
New biogas plant proposed in Coimbatore

New biogas plant proposed in Coimbatore

The Coimbatore Municipal Corporation has plans to establish a new biogas plant in the Vellalore dump yard in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The proposed plant should have a capacity of 100 tpd to generate biogas that…

Plastic
MCD considers new plastics-to-RDF plant

MCD considers new plastics-to-RDF plant

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) is considering setting up a plastics-to-RDF plant in Delhi. The facility should have a capacity to process 1,000 tpd of waste, based on a zero residue torrefaction process. As…

Biogas
New Barabanki CNG plant operational

New Barabanki CNG plant operational

A new biogas plant has started operations in Chandauli, Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh. The new AD plant was set up under the UP Global Investors Summit for an investment of INR 1.5 billion (EUR 16.83 million).…