Chhattisgarh has been awarded the “India Green Energy Award” by the Indian
Federation of Green Energy for the remarkable work being done in the field of
award has been given to Chhattisgarh in the category of Biofuel Outstanding
Renewable Energy Generation Project. In a program organized in New Delhi on
Wednesday, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and Union Minister
of State for New and Renewable Energy Bhagwant Khuba presented India Green
Energy Award to Sumit Sarkar, Chief Executive Officer of Chhattisgarh Biofuel
Development Authority (CBDA), Raipur.
ministerBhupesh Baghel has congratulated the Chhattisgarh Biofuel Development
Authority on receiving the award.
the state government is encouraging new alternatives to reduce the dependence
on conventional sources of energy. In this direction, remarkable work is being
done by Chhattisgarh Biofuel Development Authority like the establishment of ethanol
production plant from surplus grain in the field of biofuel in the state,
cooperation in the manufacture of bio-jet aviation fuel, and research work in
the field of biofuels.
chief guest of the program, Gadkari appreciated the work being done in the
field of biofuel production from agricultural products.