Whether any power project using Municipal Solid Wastes funded by
JREDA is in operation
Ans. A 6 MW Municipal Solid
Waste Power Project funded by JREDA, being implemented in
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh is ready for commissioning and will
export power to grid in November 2003.
What are the successful technologies
available in India for generation of power from MSW wastes?
Ans. Pelletisation &
Combustion and Anaerobic Digestion
What are the wastes eligible under the
Ans. Any Bio-waste from
Industrial sector (excluding Rice husk, bagasse, straw, stalks)
are eligible under the sector
Whether mixing of coal with industrial
wastes is allowed for power generation?
Ans. No, However, mixing of
other biomass wastes up to 25% with industrial wastes is allowed
for power generation
Whether any Municipal Solid Waste power project using pyrolysis
technology is existing in India?