NTPC set to develop state-of-the-art integrated waste-to-energy project

Fri, 2020-06-05 10:40 -- SCC India Staff

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State-owned power giant NTPC has incorporated a joint venture firm NTPC EDMC Waste Solutions for developing and operating waste to energy project.

NTPC has incorporated a joint venture company with East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) with equity participation of 74:26 respectively, in the name of NTPC EDMC Waste Solutions with the Registrar of Companies, of Delhi and Haryana on June 1, 2020, to develop and operate state-of-the-art integrated waste management and energy generation facility.

In its endeavour to transform solid waste to energy, NTPC has collaborated with municipalities of East Delhi Municipal Corporation along with Kawas, Varanasi, Indore and Mohali. The municipal solid waste is segregated and recycled to utilize combustion fraction for power generation, production of methane gas and the residue is used for construction purpose.