Takachar

Scales the utilization of waste biomass to fight climate change

  • Started: 2016

About

Transforms waste biomass into marketable products like make fuels, fertilizers, and speciality chemicals. It is a way to make economic use of the biom Read moreass, while reducing air pollution. This work contributes to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Eliminate fossil based sources to produce fuels, fertilizers and speciality chemicals, eliminate more than 95% of smoke compared to open biomass burning or biomass induced wildfires, mitigate 700 million tons/year of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions by 2030, increase the net income of rural communities by 40% by creating a market for crop residues. It has presence in India and USA. It's innovation has won recognition ranging from business plan competitions, incubation programs & fellowships, and government research & commercialization agencies, such as Forbes 30 under 30 for social entrepreneurs 2020, Energy challenge winner 2018 from Social alpha and more.

Sectors

  • Energy & Environment
  • Gender
  • Energy & Environment
  • Agriculture
  • Technology

Programs

Location

Project Location

Projects in States

West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi

Other Details

  • Type & Sub Type

    For-profit
    Private Limited Company

  • Employees

    6-20

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