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MNRE Approves Phase-I of Bioenergy Programme

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India has continued the National Bioenergy Programme for the period from FY 2021-22 to 2025-26. The Programme has been recommended for implementation in two Phases. The Phase-I of the Programme has been approved with a budget outlay of Rs. 8.58 billion.


The National Bioenergy Programme comprises the following sub-schemes:


1. Waste to Energy Programme (Programme on Energy from Urban, Industrial and Agricultural Wastes /Residues) to support setting up of large Biogas, BioCNG and Power plants (excluding MSW to Power projects).


2. Biomass Programme (Scheme to Support Manufacturing of Briquettes & Pellets and Promotion of Biomass (non-bagasse) based cogeneration in Industries) to support setting up of pellets and briquettes for use in power generation and non-bagasse based power generation projects.


3. Biogas Programme to support setting up of family and medium size Biogas in rural areas.


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