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Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Possible Uses of Crop Residue for Energy Generation Instead of Open Burning”

Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Possible Uses of Crop Residue for Energy Generation Instead of Open Burning”

SAARC Energy Centre (SEC), has successfully organized a Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Possible Uses of Crop Residue for Energy Generation Instead of Open Burning” on Monday, 24th May 2021.

Aim of the video conference was to disseminate findings of the study report among SAARC Member States and to seek their feedback. The research study “Possible Uses of Crop Residue for Energy Generation Instead of Open Burning”, evaluates the potential of crop residue available in SAARC region, for conversion into useful energy and to assess technological options with valid cost benefit analysis.

Major topics discussed during the video conference included; Overview of agriculture sector, prevalent disposal methods and technologies to generate energy from crop residue, Energy generation potential for Member States, Barriers and challenges for implementation and recommendations. The video conference was attended by officials from relevant government departments of SAARC Member States, research organizations, academia, associated industry and entrepreneur

The links to download  Study Report, Concept paper, Agenda, and Presentation during the Video Conference for participants are given below.

  1. Download the Study Report, Click Here
  2. Download Video Conference Concept Paper, Click Here
  3. Download Latest Agenda of the Video Conference, Click Here
  4. Download the Presentation during Video Conference, Click Here

Any query and/or clarification may directly be sent to SEC at the following address:

Mr. Ihsanullah Marwat
Research Fellow (Energy Efficiency)
SAARC Energy Centre
Off: +92-51-2228802, Ext: 111
Cell: +92-321-9142930
rfee@saarcenergy.org, Skype: marwatihsan
Alternate e-mail: deo@saarcenergy.org