Surat Municipal Corporation
India

Population: 2877000
Area of jurisdiction: 327 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a 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: 5% by 2011 n/a
Energy efficiency target: % by 2016 (2011) n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
2011

Mitigation actions

Aggregate 750 kWp SPV based Grid connected Power Plants at Main Office Building, Katargam Water Works and other 12 sites
Energy Generation commenced from: 26-Mar-2014 Expected Energy Generation (First Year): 10,48,761 KWH/ annum Total Capital Cost: Rs. 7.00 Crores Expected saving in energy bill: Rs. 1.15 Crores/ annum Total Energy Generated till Aug-2014: 4,19,426 KWH Total Savings till Aug-2014: Rs. 48.53 Lacs Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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100 kWp SPV based Grid connected Power Plant at Science Centre
Energy Generation commenced from: 18-Jan-2013 Expected Energy Generation (First Year): 1,41,134 KWH/ annum Total Capital Cost: Rs. 80.91 Lacs Expected saving in energy bill: Rs. 17.03 Lacs/ annum Total Energy Generated till Aug-2014: 2,10,786 KWH Total Savings till Aug-2014: Rs. 22.66 Lacs Start year  
Sector  
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status Completed
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Biogas Based Power Generation from Liquid Sewage Waste
The first “Technology Demonstration Project” for Conversion of Sewage Gas in to Electricity Generation had been commissioned having capacity of 0.5 MWe at Anjana Sewage Treatment Plant of SMC. Running successfully since October 2003. Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Policy to Install New FLL with Electronic Ballast & Hi-lumen Lamp (Continuous)
After successful implementation, SMC has made a policy to install all new fluorescent luminaries with electronic ballast and high lumen T-8 fluorescent lamp only. Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Conversion of Conventional FLL Vs Energy Efficient FLL
Surat Municipal Corporation is the first corporation in India which has converted all the existing fluorescent luminaries having conventional magnetic ballast & FL Lamp consuming average 50 watt with energy efficient electronic ballast and T- 8 FL lamp having three times more life and consuming total power of 28 W, in year 2003. Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Switching "OFF" Streetlights During Low Traffic Period
SMC had adopted practice of switching “OFF” 50% streetlights on major 155 roads during low traffic period between 12:00 AM to morning. Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Formation of energy efficiency cell for energy efficiency in Municipal services
Aim of energy efficiency cell is to conduct in house Energy Audit, to organize External Energy Audit as per Act/ Order of Government, to identify energy conservation projects and feasibility, to find out sources for procuring power at lowest possible price, Feasibility study for own power generation, to protect the interest of SMC in GERC for tariff related maters, to do scrutiny of file having more than or equal to 30 kW power loading, and to monitor the usages of electricity through Energy Bill. Start year  
Sector Facilities
Type Assessment/Research
Status Completed
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Installation of Energy Conservation Feeder Pillar based on Central Voltage Reduction Method
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Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Replacement of 15 W LED inplace of 28 W Tubelight fittings and 45 W LED inplace of 70 W HPSV fittings of Surat Municipal Corporation
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Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Installation of Solar Water Heating Systems for municipal Hospitals
  Start year  
Sector Facilities
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Adaptation actions

Re-Engineering in Water Supply Routes
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Construction of French wells for ensuring lifeline supply in any eventuality
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Establishment of dedicated Trust - "Surat Climate Change Trust" for implementing various measures against potential effects of Climate Change effects
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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WASTE TO ENERGY RESEARCH CENTRE (WTERC)
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Energy Statement / Policy for Surat Municipal Corporation
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status Completed
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Replacement of inefficient and old age pumping Machinaries of Water supply department based on Energy Auditing
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Installation of Bio gas power plants for captive energy consumption
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Completed
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Installation of Solar Power Plants for other services of Surat Municipal Corporation
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Installation of Wind Power Plants for Water Supply Services of Surat Municipal Corporation
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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Bus Rapid Transit System for Surat City
  Start year  
Sector  
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status In progress
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