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Green Initiatives and Railway Electrifications



a)    Hon'ble Minister For Railways speech in Inaugural Session 


b)Technical Session 1 on Green Energy Projects- Opportunities for Partnerships:


1.   IFC- Experiences from structuring Roof top Solar PPP projects

2.   USAID- Net Zero Energy Building (NZEB) for Indian Railways stations and buildings

3.   REMCL- Renewable Energy Opportunities in Indian Railways


c)   Technical Session 2 on Meeting IR’s high speed Loco Requirement:


1.   Bombardier- High Power Electric Locos for Indian Railway

2.   Innovative Contact Line solutions by Siemens

3.   High Speed Rail In Spain Saving Energy And Increasing Sustainable Mobility


d)   Technical Session 3 on Energy Efficiency- Technology & Solutions:


1. Strengthing Energy Efficiency Mechanism in Indian Railways through PAT

2.   An Overview of PV Market Scenario & Technology

3. Blue Star Ltd- New Energy Efficient Air Conditioning Solutions for Indian Railways


e)    Technical Session 4 on Roadmap towards reducing carbon footprint:


1.  A Case for Integrated Solar Power Generation and Storage Systems for Indian Railways

2.   Lenders’ perspective on financing Green Energy projects

3.  Low Carbon Development in Indian Railways: Need for a  Bold &  Ambitious Policy

4.   USAID - RE Procurement Strategy for Indian Railways

5.   WRI- Freight Transport Modal Choice & GHG Emissions

6.   Road Map on Reduction of Carbon Footprint in Indian Railway


f)     Technical Session 5 on Moving IR towards 100% Electric Traction:


1.   Geismar - Railway Electrification & Mechanization

2.   ABB - SFC (Static Frequency Converter) solutions

3.   RILA technology & its applications for electrification projects

4. L&T - New Technologies and Innovative solutions  for Speedy Execution  of Electrification 


g)    Technical Session 6 on Bio-Diesel- Technology & Solutions:


1.   Bio Diesel- Green commitment of IR

2. "Bio-CNG & Bio-Ethanol" utilizing the waste generated at Railway stations & colonies and catering hubs

3.   Alternate Fuels for Indian Railways



Source : Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 07-11-2017  

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