MNRE to implement a National Biogas and Manure Management Programme (NBMMP)

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is implementing a National Biogas and Manure Management Programme (NBMMP) for setting up family type biogas plants mainly in rural areas including remote villages.  A target of setting up of 1.06 lakh biogas plants has been fixed under NBMMP for the year 2013-14. The State-wise break-up of target is given below:

STATE-WISE TARGETS UNDER NATIONAL BIOGAS AND MANURE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME (NBMMP) DURING THE YEAR 2013-14

Name of State/ UT

Physical targets (No. of family type biogas plants)

Andhra Pradesh

15000

Arunachal Pradesh

100

Assam

6000

Chhattisgarh

3600

Goa

100

Gujarat

3500

Haryana

1500

Himachal Pradesh

350

Jammu & Kashmir

150

Jharkhand

300

Karnataka

10300

Kerala

3125

Madhya Pradesh

10000

Maharashtra

12600

Meghalaya

500

Mizoram

1000

Nagaland

500

Odisha

6500

Punjab

8700

Rajasthan

325

Sikkim

200

Tamilnadu

1100

Tripura

500

Uttar Pradesh

2900

Uttarakhand

1150

KVIC, Mumbai

16000

Total

1,06,000

 Biogas plants and their related appliances are being promoted through organization of various training courses, workshops & seminars and information dissemination through print and electronic media.

 

Other Renewables | News published on 10/02/2014 by Moulin

 
 
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