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Embracing A Bio-Economy- The Way Forward for India!

Our dependence on fossil fuels is creating a world-wide turmoil in regards to the sustainability of the human race. Fossils are the primary source of bi-products, energy and resources, and this is having a detrimental effect on our planet. As a result, we are witnessing major geo-political issues and energy security concerns due to the […]

Using 2G Ethanol to Help Mitigate Environmental Hazards

A thick layer of smog shrouds Delhi as the capital lays enveloped in noxious mist with pollution levels now lurking under the severe plus or emergency category. According to SAFAR (System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research), the share of stubble-burning accounted for 20% to 25% of Delhi’s pollution in recent times. [1] […]

My Vision for India’s Industrial Water Sector

Over the years, we have seen an increasing number of areas in India becoming water stressed. This results in lesser water available for everyone, including for human consumption, for the agricultural as well as the industrial sector. Compounded by existing poor conditions of our farmers, water scarcity has been causing additional distress to the rural […]

The Role of Bio-Fuels in Promoting Circular Bio-Economy in India

Climate change is real and happening now, even as we speak! While the summer of 2019 dried out the throats of Chennai, parts of Maharashtra including Mumbai, Kolhapur, and Sangli were reeling under a deluge. While these extreme disparities may be attributed to improper town planning, another factor prominently at play is ‘climate change’, which […]

Ethanol Manufacturers Worldwide Look Beyond Corn to Produce Ethanol

Corn, which is the most popular feedstock, is now finding replacements in the form of feedstocks as diverse as waste gases from landfills, wood waste from sawmills, and biomass feedstocks from sugar mills. Praj has been working on consistently developing the bioethanol production technology since the past 35 years. This technology is fueling 100% of […]

Amol Sheth talks at AIDA on Praj 2nd Gen Ethanol Tech ‘Enfinity’

Mr. Amol Sheth’s presentation at AIDA seminar on Praj 2nd Gen Ethanol Technology – Feb 2016 Greenhouse Gas emissions have been a significant contributor to the pollution scenario of the world in recent times. This invites an urgent need to adopt an environmentally friendly approach to meet the fuel demands brought by rapid urbanization. The […]

Highest Export Award for Praj Kandla Unit on KASEZ Foundation Day

Kandla manufacturing unit of Praj Industries has won the “HIGHEST EXPORT AWARD” under the category of Engineering & Metallurgical products for the year 2017-18. Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, KASEZ Gandhidham, had organized the award function on 7th March 2019 on the occasion of 55th Foundation Day of KASEZ. Praj has demonstrated […]

Praj Signs Agreement With Gevo to Commercialise Isobutanol Tech

Praj Industries has signed a Construction License Agreement (CLA) with Gevo Inc, USA, to commercialize the technology for the production of Isobutanol using sugary-based feedstocks, such as juice, syrup, and molasses. Pursuant to the CLA, Praj will provide Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) services to 3rd parties using a process design package developed by Praj. […]