HOME > BUSINESS > Ducon, Chinese co to market NOx catalyst for power plants in India

Ducon, Chinese co to market NOx catalyst for power plants in India

Ducon

Ducon Infratechnologies, a technology company providing solutions in the digital and infrastructure space, signed an agreement with Zhejiang Hailiang Ecological Materials of China to market and distribute DeNOx catalyst — used to reduce nitrogen oxide emissions from thermal power plants.

Ducon’s DeNOx systems uses catalysis technology and control engineering for easy erection in new and existing power plants, said the Indian company.

Besides the low capital equipment cost advantage, Ducon’s systems offer complete inspection, engineering, removal and replacement services from the company, the company further added.

As per the new emission regulations issued by Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change it is mandatory for thermal power plants to reduce the Nitrogen Oxides(NOx) emission down to 100 mg/Nm3 in a phased manner.

This reduced limit cannot be met without installation of a selective catalytic reduction system that utilizes catalyst termed DeNOx Catalyst.

The DeNOx Catalyst is not manufactured in India and it has a replacement life of 3-4 years for every power plant.

Aron Govil, Chairman of Ducon Infratechnologies said, “We are extremely pleased to have signed this exclusive agreement with this leading Chinese major. This is a significant development for us as the arrangement paves way for expanding our footprints in Indian SCR market with proven low cost DeNOx Catalyst technology”.

“From a business perspective, over the next 10 years, the new SCR systems offer tremendous growth opportunity for us as we envisage ~256,000 MW power plant capacity in India available for installation of SCR systems at an average revenue of INR 4.5 million per MW”, he further added.

Ducon Infratechnologies Limited is a technology company based in India for providing solutions in the digital and infrastructure space to multiple business segments across varied industries.

Follow ULTRA.news
Ashok Leyland bets on Israel-based company’s Aluminum Air battery for electric commercial vehi... Ashok Leyland, the auto arm of the Hinduja Group said it signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Phinergy, an Israel-based company that is developing Aluminium Air batteries for long-range vehicles. Unlike lithium ion batteries, which need to be recharged after 200-500 km, a veh...
No new plans to modify National Green Tribunal – Govt The BJP-led government at the center has said that it has no further plans to amend the powers or constitution of the National Green Tribunal, the quasi-judicial body set up by the previous UPA government for protecting the environment. "There is no amendment proposed in the C...
Orient Green Power sells biomass units; sees the wind turning OGPL's finances Orient Green Power Co, the renewable arm of the Shriram Group, said it has sold much of it biomass power generation business to a unit of its promoter and that its wind power business is benefiting from higher offtake by the Tamil Nadu power distribution compa...
India-Myanmar-Thailand highway to be ready in 3 years; work starts Road building in progress in NE India The Indian government has awarded all the contracts under the India-Myanmar-Thailand highway over the last three months and the highway is likely to be ready in three years, the external affairs ministry said. "Government of India is i...
6,500 MW of wind projects to be auctioned in 3 months in India A wind-farm in South India The central government and various state governments will award contracts to set up another 6,500 MW (6.5 GW) of wind energy projects in the next three months, the ministry of renewable energy said. Combined with the 3 GW awarded in the first nin...
SOLAR MISSION: It’s another nail-biter for India in 2017-18 India faces steep odds in its race to meet its solar power addition targets for the current year. Last year, the country had added only 5.53 GW of incremental solar power capacity against a target of 6 GW. This year, the target is 10 GW. However, as of November end, it has...
BJP MP seeks solar lights for forest encroachers Bishnu Pada Ray, the member of Lok Sabha representing Andaman & Nicobar Islands has asked for permission to install solar lighting systems in the homes of forest encroachers who are under order by the Supreme Court to evacuate the forest land. Ray wrote the letter seeking per...
EU to invest Rs 1,300 cr in India’s solar and wind power via Yes Bank The European Investment Bank, the lending arm of the European Union, will invest $200 mln (Rs 1,283 cr) into the Indian solar and power sector via a deal with Yes Bank in order to support the growth of renewable energy in the country. The investment will be routed through a r...
Stubble Burning: 1,493 Haryana farmers fined Rs 40 lakh Around 1,500 farmers from Haryana have been fined a total of Rs 39.85 lakh for burning agricultural stubble between July to October this year, the government said. The action was taken to dissuade farmers from burning agricultural waste. Burning of agricultural waste has been b...
Boosted by Jio’s success, Mukesh Ambani unveils his future plans Mukesh Ambani, India's richest man, said telecom was the first of his big bet, and he will now use his resources to solve problems in three other difficult areas -- agriculture, education and healthcare. Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit, Ambani said his primary motivation...
India to see 6 GW of wind power auctioned in 5 months Inox Wind Limited, the most aggressive player in bidding for new wind power projects, said it expects almost 6 GW of new wind power projects to be auctioned in India over the next five months. In comparison, the country added 5.4 GW of wind power capacity on the ground in the...
CNG price increased by 95 paise per kg in Delhi, Rs 1.26 in NCR Indraprastha Gas Ltd, which sells CNG to the National Capital Region, said it has raised the price of CNG by 95 paise per kg in Delhi and by Rs 1.26 per kg in the consumer price of CNG in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad. In Rewari, the price will be increased by Rs 1 per kg...
Videocon launches CCTV camera with built-in 4G connectivity Videocon Wallcam has launched a CCTV solution with bundled 4G connectivity in association with Vodafone. It unveiled a 4G-enabled vehicle surveillance kit and stand-alone outdoor and indoor CCTV cameras, both with a 4G sim slot to support 4G connectivity. This ensures tha...
Petrol, LPG consumption up 10% in India; diesel, kerosene sees sluggishness The pace of growth in petroleum consumption slowed this year, but private retailers are getting ready to open more and more outlets, Fitch Ratings said. Consumption of petroleum products, such as diesel, petrol, LPG and kerosene, has been increasing at a rate of about 5% in I...
Infosys included in Dow Jones Sustainability Index Infosys said it has been inducted into the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) and is now part of two of the indices -- DJSI World and DJSI Emerging Markets. The indices measure the economic, environmental and social performance of companies and are based on the companie...
South India still water-stressed despite decent monsoon Despite a decent monsoon season, water levels at storage facilities in India continues to be below those of last year as well as the 10-year average. Of particular concern is the situation in South India, only 39% of the total capacity of the reservoirs has been filled so far...
Tata Power to set up electric vehicle charging stations in Mumbai Tata Power announced its plan to set up electric vehicle charging stations across Mumbai, and has set up the first one at its compound in Vikhroli. "These chargers would facilitate electric car users to charge their cars (Battery Electric Vehicles such as the Mahindra e2O, Nis...
India achieves only 14% of rooftop solar power target Even as India more or less sticks to the target on adding large solar farms under its ambitious Solar Mission project, the other leg of the plan -- rooftop solar -- remains woefully behind target. Under the solar mission, India is supposed to have put in 5,000 megawatt of sola...
SLOW START: India adds 8.3% of 2017 target solar capacity in three months India added only 827 megawatt of solar power generation capacity in the first three months of the current financial year, indicating a slow start to the yearly program. The addition of the first three months represents only 8.27% of the 10,000 megawatt that it is supposed to c...
Surya introduces 32-watt full-size ceiling fan with BLDC technology Surya Roshni, one of India's oldest electrical brands, said it launched what could be India's most power efficient full-size ceiling fan -- the SS-32. The fan belongs to the new breed of brushless or BLDC fans that use an electronic circuit to convert alternating current into ...