A2Z Infrastructure will set-up the largest integrated project in Asia for Municipal Solid Waste management at Kanpur

13 Aug

Kanpur Municipal Corporation, with a view to protect the environment and effective management and disposal of the solid waste, has allotted an end-to-end integrated project to A2Z Infrastructure. Under this mandate A2Z Infrastructure Pvt Ltd – a subsidiary of A2Z Maintenance and Engineering Services Ltd –  will set-up the largest integrated project in Asia for Municipal Solid Waste management for Kanpur city. Earlier in June 2008, Kanpur Municipal Corporation had given mandate to A2Z for processing and disposal of solid waste. Now this mandate has been extended for collection and transport also.

The company announced in a joint press conference organised by the company and the Kanpur Municipal Corporation that it was setting up the first of its kind in India, an integrated solid waste to power project at Kanpur.  The energy to be consumed by the plant will be obtained from RDF – Refused Derived Fuel. It is expected that the power plant will be operative by March 2011 and it will have a capacity to produce 15 Mega Watt of Energy. The company has plans to sell this electricity to the state on commercial basis. The company assures that the electricity produced will be completely local and the technology to be used for RDF is organic in nature. RDF is the best substitute for coal and it produces less pollution than the coal.

On this occasion, the municipal commissioner of Kanpur city Mr R Vikram Singh said that Kanpur occupies a place amongst the top 10 most sanitised cities in the country as per the Ministry of Urban Development. He said that he was proud of this fact and he believed that in coming years Kanpur will be  at  the top amongst the cleanest cities in the country.  He complimented A2Z company and reminded the residents of Kanpur city that their attitude toward cleanliness should change now wherein the revolution brought in the technology by the A2Z company is gainfully utilised.

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A2Z Infrastructure to set-up the largest integrated project in Asia for Municipal Solid Waste management Plant at Kanpur

13 Aug

With a view to protect the environment and effective disposal of the solid waste, Kanpur Municipal Corporation has allotted this integrated project to A2Z Infrastructure. Under this mandate A2Z Infrastructure Pvt Ltd – a subsidiary of A2Z Maintenance and Engineering Services Ltd –  will set-up  the largest integrated project in Asia for Municipal Solid Waste management for  Kanpur city. Earlier in June 2008, Kanpur Municipal Corporation had given mandate to A2Z for processing and disposal of solid waste. Now this mandate has been extended for collection and transport also.

In a joint press conference organised by the company and the Kanpur Municipal Corporation it was announced by the company that it was setting up the first of its kind in India, an integrated solid waste to power project at Kanpur.  The energy to be consumed by the plant will be obtained from RDF – Refused Derived Fuel. It is expected that the power plant will be operative by March 2011 and it will have a capacity to produce 15 Mega Watt of Energy.

Plant and Enjoy Clean Air and Water

13 Aug

On the Environment Day on Saturday, many functions were organized across the city, to discuss increasing pollution. It was told that in this scientific era industrial progress, weapon rivalry and sound have polluted the Environment. To make Earth green is very important to free the environment from pollution. Along with it, oath to cleanse the sacred Ganga was taken by dozens of leaders.

On the Environment Day Merchant Chamber and Panchayat Raj Seva Parishad, became active, wherein, Leaders of the villages on the bank of river Ganga, Priests, Fishermen and Divers took part. National organizer of water community Arun Tiwari told that Vedas and Scriptures also give a message for keeping Earth green. To cleanse Ganga, mineral water culture should go. Astrologer Ramesh Chintak, Keshav Panda, Kirthi Shankar Avasthi, Aravinda Tripati were felicitated. Singers spread the awareness of Environment through songs. Deputy Director of Panchayati Raj, Ramachndra thanked one and all. District Children Welfare committee organized a rally propagating message of Environmental safety.

Here, Haribhahu Khandekar, Bolanath Shukla, Girdhar Lal Maheshwari, Mohit Barua, Dharmendra Roy and others were present. Govindanagar Vidhanasabha Constituency Congress workers planted 51 plants in ward-6. Legislators Anab Kapur, Kamal Yadav, Ambuj Shukla, Shyam Gupta, Jayaprakash, Dara Singh, Soni Valmiki and others were present. In Kanpur Workers’ Union function Arvind Raj Swaroop, Omprakash Anand, Ramprasad Kanaujiya, Neeraj Yadav and others were present. In Hanumanth Bihar Naubasth, Jan Vikas Parishad organized a seminar on ‘Importance of Environment in Human Life’. D.N. Malviya, K.P. Tiwari, Shailendra Dwivedi, Usha Kiran Singh, Lalit Srivatsav were there.

And in Sarvodaya Nagar workers’ office 101 trees were planted. Worker Sitaram Meena, and Worker Pankaj Kumar, Pradeep Shreevatsav, Sriram Singh, and Damodar Singh, Chandramani Lal Maurya, Rakesh Kumar and others invited to plant trees in every house. In the seminar on environment, it was told that gas released by generator, TV, fridge, AC, are damaging Ozone layer. It is very important to stop this. Shrikrishna Dixit, Pramod Pandey, Madhuri Shukla, Vivek Mitra and others were present. Employees of City Development Committee planted trees in the parks of southern area.

President Bhupesh Avasthi, Sarvesh Dube told that it is necessary to plant trees in the parks. Plants were also planted in Commercial tax offices. Additional Commissioner Eshwari Prasad, S.P. Varma, B.D. Dwivedi, Shyamnarayan Shukla, Devarshi Dube, Vinod Dixit and others planted trees. NCC Cadets, by taking out a rally from Phoolbhag to Sarasaiyya Ghat, created awareness of Environment. Cadets invited to clear pollution in River Ganga. On behalf of KDA trees were planted in Village poor people housing scheme. Vice President Ramaswarup, Legislator Shakuntala Gautam, Chief Engineer S.P.S. Raghav, Dharmapal, C.P. Tripati, and S.C. Varma were present.

In the seminar organized by Social Service Department, people were advised to plant trees. V.K. Tiwari, ashok Singh Patel, Dhaneerao Boudh, Gorakh Prasad, D. Malik and others of Pollution Control Board addressed the seminar. After planting trees in the existing Tulasivan of Motijheel, the City Commissioner R. Vikram Singh, told to make the city green. A2Z Infrastructure Private Company organized the programme. Here, on behalf of A2Z Infrastructure Joint Managing Director Rajneesh Mehra, Amit Agarwal, CEO, K.S.V. Nayar and others planted trees.

Garbage removal trial from 1st August.

13 Aug

From the 1st August, in one zone (12-14 ward) of city of Kanpur, door-to-door garbage collection will be started. By 15th of august this system will be implemented in the entire city. A2Z Infrastructure Private Limited will collect fees from the houses and shops and exchange it with City Corporation towards expenses for vehicles and other things.

With the start of this project, Garbage Management bill amount will be halved for the City Corporation. A2Z Project Head K.S.V. Nayar told that in due course, it is will be attempted to gradually make it zero.

Under JNNURM, at Panaki BhauSingh he told the newspaper correspondents that, in this plot of 46 acres of the Waste Management construction site, not a single drop of water will be wasted. Rain water will also be recycled and used to make manure. Survey will be carried out for door-to-door waste collection. Vehicles are being bought.

Under the new system, 1500 tons of garbage generated by the city will be segregated into different categories. Out of this, 40% will be used for fuel and electricity, 15% for manure, 5% for plastic manufacture and five to 10 percent will be used for bricks and tiles making. Remaining wastage mixed with earth will be buried in the ground.

‘Save Environment’ message was sent in all nooks and corners of the town by distributing Plants.

13 Aug

Vichardhara Samachar Seva, Kanpur City, 5 June.

On the Environment Day, under the joint initiative of A2Z Infratech and City Corporation, an Environment awareness rally was taken out in all wards, distributing plants for plantation to people moving around the town. By showing green flag Commissioner Amit Ghosh started the motor rally at Moti Jheel. By distributing plants at all places, including Swarup Nagar, Arya Nagar Civil Lines, the people were told about the importance of keeping the Environment clean and green. Along with it, Environment related interesting questions were asked to generate awareness. Those who gave the correct answers were given prizes and were encouraged. In this occasion Garden Department and executives of A2Z Infratech and corporation were present.

Environment day was celebrated by planting trees.

13 Aug

On the occasion of World Environment Day, City Corporation had organized a tree planting programme in Tulasi Garden in Motijheel. By planting a tree, City Commissioner R. Vikram gave a message to make city lush green. On this occasion the executives also showed cooperation by participating in planting the trees.

On the occasion of Tree planting organized by the A2Z Infrastructure, workers of the company welcomed the chief guest, Commissioner R. Vikram Singh, by garlanding him. Afterwards, in the initial address speakers told that only by means of tree planting harm to the nature can be prevented and only by tree planting we can beautify the Environment. On this occasion, while planting trees, the executives and the organizers of the company took oath to plant more and more trees.

After Tree planting and the speeches, the company organized an environment awareness rally, which was started by the Commissioner R. Vikram Singh, by showing a flag. Through the rally, the company gave a tree planting message in the city.

Magic in Panaki, garbage will vanish.

13 Aug

Within hours of reaching dumping ground, garbage will become Fertilizer, Tiles and Green Coal.

Kanpur, Jagaran Correspondent: It is a matter of two to three months, before dirt and waste will vanish from homes and the city. It will vanish within a few hours of collecting garbage from homes. This is possible, due to waste management scheme of the center. In this scheme, A2Z Company from NOIDA has started manufacturing manure from garbage, at Bhausingh Panaki dumping ground.

On Saturday, Chief Operating Officer of A2Z company, K.S.V. Nair, while showing the work in progress at dumping yard, has told that the garbage coming from homes shall be first segregated into different categories by machine. In this, waste, muck and metal will be picked up separately and made into different groups. Waste is being turned into manure. He demonstrated how the manure is manufactured in the plant.

Work to make brick out of muck will start soon In the dumping ground. Machines have been installed for this purpose. The company has put up a laboratory to inspect the manure. Mr. Nair tells that, test will be carried out here daily for other materials in the manure. The Company is also working on making Green Coal and plastic boards out of pan masala pouches. Machines have been installed for this purpose. He informed that from August 15, door-to-door garbage collection will start. On test case basis door-to-door garbage collecting will be done during the month of July.

We will make Parks Green

People have decided to eliminate pathetic conditions of parks and make them green. In Ward-6 under the leadership of Kamal Yadav, people started Environment Day by planting 51 trees in the area of the park. It was inaugurated by Legislator Ajay Kapoor. Ambuj Shukla, Shyam Gupta, Mahendra Singh were present.