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Research and Markets: India Urban & Industrial Waste to Energy Market


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DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the 'India Urban & Industrial Waste to Energy Market' report to their offering.

The Urban & Industrial waste based power projects have been witnessing upward trend in recent years driven by increasing investments from private sector and ongoing government initiatives to promote generation of power from urban and industrial waste. The overall installed capacity of grid connected waste power projects surpassed 70 MW by end of 2011 as compared to more than 90 MW of off grid waste base power projects.

Considering the huge potential to convert waste to energy in India, the Ministry of Environment and Forests had formulated the Municipal Solid Wastes (Management and Handling) Rules in 2000. Waste to Energy is understood as a renewable technology, and comes under the overall guidance and facilitation of the Ministry of Non Renewable Energy of India.

The research report India Urban & Industrial Waste to Energy Market gives an overview on the various aspects related to waste based power generation scenario in India. It helps to analyze the urban and industrial based power generation potential across various states in India, the current scenario of off grid and grid connected waste based power projects and the financial incentives and assistance given by government.

Key Topics Covered:

1. India Waste Generation Scenario

2. Technologies For Generation Of Energy From Waste

2.1 Thermal Conversion - Incineration

2.2 Thermo Chemical Conversion - Pyrolysis & Gasification

2.3 Bio Chemical Conversion - Biomethanation & Fermentation

2.4 Electrochemical Conversion

3. India Waste To Energy Generation Potential

3.1 Urban Waste

3.2 Industrial Waste

4. Urban & Industrial Waste Based Power Installed Capacity

4.1 Grid-Connected Power

4.2 Off-Grid/ Captive Power

5. Issues To be Resolved

5.1 Imported Technology

5.2 Lack Of Awareness

5.3 Environmental Concerns

5.4 Costly Procedures

6. Initiatives & Financial Assistance For Waste To Energy Programme During FY'12

6.1 Programme On Energy Recovery From Urban Wastes

6.2 Programmes On Energy Recovery From Municipal Solid Wastes

6.3 Programmes On Energy Recovery From Industrial Wastes

7. Regulatory & Policy Framework

7.1 Ministry Of New And Renewable Energy

7.2 Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency

7.3 Municipal Solid Waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2000

7.4 Central Pollution Control Board

8. Competitive Landscape

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