Apr 04, 2012, 03.09 PM IST | Source: PTI

TN plan to produce 183 mw of power from bagasse

TN plan to produce 183 mw of power from bagasse

Chennai,Apr 4 (PTI) Tamil Nadu government is working towards producing around 183 MW of electricity from bagasse acquired from 12 sugar mills in the state from February next, State Industries Minister P Thangamani said today. He was replying to a question from K Alaguvelu (AIADMK) in the state assembly. Alaguvelu had asked whether the government had any proposal to generate electricity from bagasse obtained from co-operative sugar mills in his Kallakurichi constituency. Bagasse, a fibrous matter that remains after the juice is crushed from sugarcane, is also used as biofuel.


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