Energy Technology Conclave

13-14 March 2008 

The Energy Technology Conclave was organised in collaboration with India Energy Forum. Hon’ble Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Former President of India gave a special address on the occasion.

"……I am emphasizing that we should work for Energy Independence. What does it mean? It means freedom from fossil fuel and lead India towards sustainable clean green energy and environment. The topic I have selected for discussion today is “Three Dimensional Approach to Energy Independence"..........  Special Address by Hon’ble Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Former President of India

 

 

DAY-1 (13 March 2008)

 

Session I- Energy Technology-Issues, Challenges & Opportunities
Emerging Frontiers in Energy Technologies Dr. R.R. Sonde, ED (Energy Technology) NTPC
Technology Development for Energy Security Mr. P. Chaturvedi
Chairman 
Indian Association for the Advancement of Science
Session II - Existing Technologies- Increasing Efficiency
Energy Recovery from Industrial Effluents Dr. I. M. Mishra 
Professor, Department Of Chemical Engineering IIT, Roorkee
CFB The Technology for India Mr. S. Lakshmanan Sr. DGM, Cethar Vessels Ltd.
Session III - Emerging Technologies
Fuel Cell Dr. N.R. Bandyopadhyay School of Material Science & Engineering Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur
Energy and Material for Sustainable Development Dr. N.R. Bandyopadhyay School of Material Science & Engineering Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur
Solar Energy induced water splitting Dr. Sahab Dass Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science Dyalbagh Educational Institute, Dayalbagh

 

DAY-2 (14 March 2008)

 

Session IV - Climate Change & Energy Technology
Renewable Energy Technologies Dr. B. Bandopadhyay MNRE
Zero emission technologies Dr. Malti Goel Former Adviser Ministry of Science & Technology
Towards solar hydrogen economy Dr. S.K. Chopra Former Advisor & Special Secretary, MNRE
Biosequestration using solar energy Dr. Premlatha Asst.Professor CEESAT,NIT,Trichy
Session V - Synergy in Technology Funding & Combined R&D Efforts
Carbon Management Dr. B. Kumar Project Adviser/Consultant Carbon Sequestration National Geophysical Research Institute
Climate Technologies Challenges Dr. Juergen Bischoff GTZ-ASEM