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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.

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

A2Z Infrastructure in Kanpur Will set-up the largest integrated project in Asia for Municipal Solid Waste Management

13 Aug

Kanpur Municipal Corporation, with a view to protect the environment and effective management and disposal of the solid waste, has allotted an integrated end-to-end 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.

The municipal commissioner of Kanpur city Mr R Vikram Singh said on this occasion that as per the Ministry of Urban Development, Kanpur occupies a position amongst the top 10 most sanitised cities in the country.

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.