Announcements & Opportunities

Special Call on Carbon Capture Utilisation (CCU) deployment in Cement Sector

The Special Call focuses to develop and deploy innovative CCU Test bed for capture hard-to-abate emissions (direct CO2) from Cement industry and their utilization. . For some industrial and fuel transformation processes, CCU is one of the most cost-effective solutions available for large-scale emissions reductions.

  • • The proposals have to be submitted in the consortium mode only (Academia/Researcher and Industry). The consortium is expected to be led by faculties/ scientists working in regular position in recognized academic institutions, public funded R&D Institution/ Laboratories, etc. Participation of relevant industries/ PSUs/ start-ups is mandatory. The consortium should essentially include at least a technology designer and a technology provider. Installation, Testing and Validation to be done in collaborating site with participating Industry. The Industry partner should contribute at least 25% of the total project cost (in cash) towards the project.
  • • All Indian partners in a single project must be legal separate entities. However, these can be more than one investigator from the same entity.
  • • Participating Indian companies must:
  • 1. Be incorporated in India under the Companies ACT 1956/2013.
  • 2. Have at least 51% stake of the Company be owned by Indian Citizens living in India.
  • 3. Have been in operation for at least 3 financial years before the closing date for application.
  • 4. Be registered under relevant provisions of Good & Services Taxation (GST) Act.
  • 5. Have required expertise and capacity to technically contribute to the proposed project.

 Last date: Saturday, July 13, 2024