Ankur Scientific Energy Technologies
Ankur Scientific Energy Technologies (Ankur), established in 1986, is a company engaged in developmental activities in the area of non-conventional energy sources, especially Biomass Gasification and Solar Water Heating Systems. The company has been founded and promoted by a renowned scientist and technocrat Dr. B.C Jain, a M.S., MBA and PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (MIT), USA.
Ankur has developed and commercialized a wide range of biomass Gasifiers ranging from 5 kWe output to 500 kWe output, which have been used in a number of field installations both in industrial and rural electrification applications, both in India and many international locations. Moreover, Ankur has developed a number of patented designs and received several awards and recognitions for the same, including the National Award for Technology Development.
The company has extensive Research, Development, Manufacturing and Testing facilities including Gasifier set-ups for demonstration and training. The company also has its own captive power generation through gasification used to feed surplus power into the Grid. Ankur has been appointed as the EPC contractor for the two power plants in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra respectively.