Nashik City Corporation
India

Population: 1862769
Area of jurisdiction: 482 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: 62% by 2022 (2013) n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Fixed-level GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Carbon intensity reduction target: n/a n/a
Renewable energy target: n/a n/a
Energy efficiency target: n/a n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( 2013 ):  1,024,968 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Incentives against improvement in PF
Availing incentive against improvement in power factor to unity has helped NMC to earn INR 15.8 million in 2011-12 and INR 20.5 million in 2012-13 Start year  
Sector Facilities
Type Regulatory
Status In progress
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Biogas from leachet
Power generated is used for process plant. Non rainy season power generated from green waste. Start year  
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
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Power generation from Biogas
Biogas produced from the Tapovan STP is used for generation of electric power through 2 nos. of 100% biogas engine generator set 85x2= 170 KWe capacity. Plant is running successfully fulfilling part energy need of STP. Total 55000 units of electricity is generated from the plant.. Start year 2012
Sector Waste
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
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DSM Measures by NMC
Contract demand after making past demand analysis reduced by 750 KVA. Demand reduction at our end helped the other needy consumer to utilise the load. Amount saving = Rs.17.10 lacs/ annum. Start year  
Sector Facilities
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Solar Water Heaters in Corporation Hospitals
SWH systems of 14000 LPD were installed Mico Hospital 2,000 LPD Indira Gandhi Hospital 2,000 LPD Kathada Hospital 2,000 LPD Jijamata Hospital 2,000 LPD Morwadi Hospital 2,000 LPD Other 4,000 LPD Start year  
Sector Buildings
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Solar Powered Lights in gardens in city
Solar lighting panels of rating 11w/ 18w have been provided in the garden under MEDA support Energy saving = (70-18)x80x4 hrsx360/1000 = 5990 KWH per annum Total amount saving= Rs.26,955/- per annum Solar lamps are used to promote use of renewable source of energy Start year 2011
Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Replacing copper ballasts in hospitals with electronic ones
In hospitals & commercial buildings, 3000 nos. of Electronic Ballasts has been provided. For new projects, electronic ballasts are being introduced at design stage itself. Use of CFL lamp made mandatory in passages, toilets, bathrooms etc. Saved kWh : 1.58 lacs per annum Amount saved : Rs.6.4 lacs per annum Start year 2009
Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Replacement of inefficient pumps in pumping stations
New energy efficient pumps were installed at Chehedi PS at 2011-12 and and at Gangapur Dam PS, Gandhi Nagar WTP, BaraBunglow WTP in 2012-13 replacing the old ones. Total investment made for these was 385.5 lakh Indian Rupees and energy saving achieved till 2013 were 0.3 MWh. amounting to saving of 13.86 million Indian rupees Start year 2011
Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Waste to Energy
Within the framework of the “International Climate Initiative” of the Federal Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Germany, GIZ-ASEM is supporting Nashik Municipal Corporation in implementing an innovative “Waste to Energy” project in Nashik. The objective of this project is to produce clean energy by using the energy content of wastewater/sludge and organic waste in Nashik. The methane generated is utilized for the production of electricity through a combined heat and power plant which is supplied to Nashik Municipal Corporation free of cost for the next ten years. The project is solely funded by GIZ. Start year 2014
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Promoting use of Solar Water Heaters
Nashik Municipal Corporation already has a building bye law in place which promotes the installation of solar water heating systems in residential sector and ensure a 5% rebate in property tax to the house owners Start year 2006
Sector Residential
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Solar Powered Traffic SIgnals
There are 23 traffic signals in Nashik. Out of these, 20 signals are powered by solar energy. NMC started replacing conventional incandescent traffic light to LED since 2005 and till date all the 23 signals operats on LED light. (Energy saving achieved due to LED light = 261360 kWh /annum Connected load reduced by 90%. Total amount saving of approx.Rs.12 lacs/ annum) In the year 2011 these LED traffic signals were powered by solar. Start year 2011
Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions

Rain Water Harvesting by-law
• There is a rain water harvesting bye laws in NMC which encourages RWH in all the open spaces/amenity spaces of housing societies and new constructions/ reconstruction’s/additions on plots having area not less than 300 sq. m. Rain water harvesting at different potential sites using various techniques in the city is proposed having a cumulative potential to recharge 125 million litres of water. This proposal will cost approximately 6.014 million INR. Start year 2009
Sector Water Resources
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Regulation for grey water re-use
Nashik Muncipal Corporation has made amendment in building bye laws for grey water reuse in housing and commercial complexes falling under certain categories Start year 2009
Sector Water Resources
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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