Kirloskar Oil Engines (Kolhapur) Wins Golden Peacock Award for Power Effectivity 2022

That is the fourth yr in a row that the plant has gained the award

Pune, 01 September 2022: Kirloskar Oil Engines Restricted (KOEL) – Kolhapur has gained the celebrated Golden Peacock award for power effectivity for the fourth consecutive yr.

Hon’ble Justice MN Venkatachaliah, Nationwide Chairman – Institute of Administrators, Ex-Chief Justice of India, Ex-Chairman – Nationwide Human Rights Fee of India, Ex-Chairman – Nationwide Constitutional Reforms Fee of India; and Dr N Kalaiselvi, Director Normal – Council of Scientific and Industrial Analysis (CSIR), Secretary – Division of Scientific and Industrial Analysis, Ministry of Science and Know-how, Authorities of India; introduced the award to Santosh Parab, AGM-Utilities, RE and Atmosphere; Chandrahas Ranade, Plant Supervisor; and Nitin Kulkarni, Utilities Supervisor, KOEL – Kagal Plant; on August 25 in Bengaluru within the presence of enterprise and business leaders.

Gauri Kirloskar, Managing Director, Kirloskar Oil Engines stated, “As a pacesetter within the energy era business, we perceive the significance of power effectivity in all areas of our operations, from manufacturing to creating sustainable power options, in providing merchandise to our prospects adhering to the strictest emissions requirements and being answerable for our actions. We’re dedicated to our sustainability and power effectivity roadmap. We’ll proceed to speculate considerably in our analysis and growth to develop merchandise which are cleaner and extra sustainable, utilizing a wide range of power sources, at a worth and high quality that’s acceptable to the shopper, whereas always making our amenities extra -energy environment friendly.”

Kirloskar Oil Engines’ Kagal plant is a state-of-the-art CII Greenco Platinum licensed manufacturing facility with sustainable and power environment friendly practices embedded all through the worth chain. 58% of the plant’s water wants are self-generated, water conservation and reuse initiatives have additionally helped to enhance groundwater ranges within the close by neighborhood. The plant is provided with a 7.7 MW photo voltaic plant of its personal, the electrical energy necessities for avenue lighting and the canteen contained in the plant are generated by a biogas powered generator together with a parabolic trough heating system and the plant additionally has a plastic gasoline plant that converts plastic to gasoline with 70% yield. All these initiatives have resulted in a licensed carbon impartial plant and 64% of power wants are met from renewable sources.

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About Kirloskar Oil Engines Restricted (KOEL)

KOEL is an engineering group that produces engines for energy era and industrial OEMs, in addition to in merchandise that use power to satisfy the assorted wants of consumers via purposes corresponding to turbines, engines, pumps and agricultural mechanization gear. KOEL has state-of-the-art R&D and manufacturing amenities and has the potential to fabricate world commonplace merchandise from India. The corporate has a big presence in India and worldwide markets, with places of work within the US, Dubai, South Africa and Kenya and representatives in Indonesia, Vietnam and Nigeria. KOEL additionally has a robust distribution community each in India and in lots of nations all over the world.