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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.

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.

A2Z Infrastructure’s Garbage based Power plant, by March.

13 Aug

Kolkata: A2Z Infrastructures has announced Country’s first ever City Corporation Waste Management Plant. In this plant, there is provision for electricity generation too. It is told about this plant that whatever fuel needed to run the plant, will be mostly garbage based. This fuel known as RDF is known as a better alternative to coal. Plant will be ready by next year March. Then the electricity production will also take place there. It is informed that the electricity generation capacity will be 15 MW for this plant, which is being installed for the first time for disposal of garbage produced within the municipal corporation limits of Kanpur. A2Z will sell this electricity to state government. In this scheme of the company, the chances of cleanliness in Kanpur corporation limits will also be greatly enhanced.  Corporation Municipal Commissioner R. Vikram Singh told that by next year city cleanliness status will be far better. It is worth noting that Kanpur city is accepted as one of the top 10 clean cities of the country by Government of India.