Dissemination of Japanese low carbon technologies in India

Date: August 2018, Ankleshwar, Gujarat, India
Conference Proceeding

The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan, and The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI), India, organized an awareness workshop about disseminating Japanese low carbon technologies (LCTs) in India on 30th August 2018 at Ankleshwar Industries Association premises in Ankleshwar, as part of the activities under Japan-India Technology Matchmaking Platform (JITMAP). The total number of participants exceeded one hundred (110), and about 90% of them were representatives of private companies.
The Ankleshwar awareness workshop was part of the activities funded by Hyogo Prefecture government, Japan, and was co-organized with leading government agencies and business associations in Gujarat, namely, Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA), Gujarat Industrial and Technical Consultancy Organisation Limited (GITCO), Ankleshwar Industries Association (AIA) and Dahej Industries Association (DIA).
IGES and TERI along with other stakeholders organised this workshop to create awareness about energy efficiency across air compressors and transmission belts, and to introduce the suppliers of such technologies. Likewise, the awareness workshop facilitated a business matching opportunity for the technology suppliers to get in touch with interested companies. At the end of the workshop, many representatives from private companies requested the technology suppliers for onsite investigation for the potential implementation of the technologies.

Pawan Kumar