MAY 2018  
SDMC to Generate Power from Garbage

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) will generate electricity from the garbage for which it will set up a 'waste-to-energy' plant on 50 acres of land at Tehkhand area in south-east Delhi. The plant which is expected to be operational from 2019 will have the capacity of handling 1,200 tonnes of waste. Also, it will set up a biogas plant at three dairies and two cow shelters with ambitious plan of generating electricity from cow dung. The biogas plants are proposed to set up at Nangli Dairy, Goyala Dairy, and Kakrola Dairy, and at two cow shelters in Najafgarh to produce electricity from cow dung so as to address the twin problem of waste disposal and power generation.


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Nominations open for CSP Today India awards 2013

The inaugural CSP Today India awards ceremony takes place on March 12, and CSP developers, EPCs, suppliers and technology providers can now be nominated.

CSP has made tremendous progress since the announcement of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission in 2010. With Phase I projects now drawing closer to completion, the first milestone in India’s CSP learning curve is drawing closer. CSP Today has chosen the next CSP Today India conference (12-13 March, New Delhi) as the time for the industry to reflect upon its progress and celebrate its first achievements.

At the awards ceremony, industry leaders will be recognized for their achievements in one of 4 categories: CSP India Developer Award, CSP India Engineering Performance Award, CSP India Technology and Supplier Award, and the prestigious CSP India Personality of the Year.

Matt Carr, Global Events Director at CSP Today, said at the opening of nominations that “CSP Today are excited to launch these esteemed awards, which will enhance the reputation of their recipients. I am particularly excited to launch the CSP India Personality of the Year award, a distinguished honor for the industry figure deemed worthy by their peers.”

All eyes will be on the CSP Today India 2013 Awards when nomination entry closes on February 4 and the finalists are announced on February 11. The awards are open to all industry stakeholders to nominate until February 4 at or by e-mail to

Matt Carr
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