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NTPC rolls out contest to get new ideas for 100pc ash utilisation

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

To achieve 100 per cent ash utilisation on sustainable basis at its coal-based plants, is organising a contest to invite ideas at pan-level.

The objective of this competition is to find out innovative methods/ ideas which are commercially viable and practically implementable for achieving 100 per cent ash utilisation at in environmental-friendly manner, an official statement said.

According to statement the competition is open to Individuals/ Teams/ NGOs/ Professionals/ Researchers/ Scientists/ Institutes/ Organizations/ Business Schools/ Startups etc.

Interested contestants will have to make registration and there is no charges for participation. Winners will be awarded with 1st prize - Rs 5 lakh, 2nd prize - Rs 3 lakh, 3rd prize - Rs 2 lakh and Consolation prizes of Rs 1 lakh each for maximum two entries. The competition is open from December 1 to 24, 2018.

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despatches 40th nuclear steam generator for NPCIL project *

State-run said Monday it has achieved a major milestone with the despatch of its 40th Nuclear Steam Generator to the Ltd (NPCIL).

The Steam Generator, to be installed in NPCIL's Atomic Power Project (RAPP), was flagged off Monday from the in the presence of senior officials of and NPCIL. a company statement said.

* * * * * APM Terminal gets rail connectivity through ICD


APM Terminal said Monday it has got rail connectivity through ICD Kanpur, established by

The maiden export train started from ICD (Depot) to Port in November.

"Pipavav, one of India's leading multipurpose ports is now connected to ICD via train. The new connection, established by CONCOR, gives customers an opportunity to connect to the Gateway Port of Pipavav," the company said in a statement.

Pipavav is one of India's gateway port for containers, Ro/Ro (passenger cars), Liquid Bulk and Dry Bulk cargoes serving customers in with road and to India's hinterland and northwest.

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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 16:25 IST