Project Database

Governance

  • Assignment Name: Analysis of Flow to TSP and Flow to SCSP in different sectors during 2012 -13 in the State of Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: SC & ST Research & Training Institute, Bhubaneswar

    Narrative Description of Project: As part of the assignment, financial flow to TSP and SCSP of the total plan outlay for 5 sectors / Departments were analysed and presented to the State government. After review, State Government has circulated it to five major departments for taking corrective measures for 2013-14 planning. CTRAN is now expected to get associated in plan review of almost 39 Departments of the State and provide prescription for better allocation to TSP and SCSP.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of Comprehensive Annual District Plan 2013-2014 for Ganjam and Sundargarh Districts of Odisha.

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved preparation of District covering all local governments in a district based on a district level development policy and integrating the district and sub-district plans of all the local governments into a consolidated district plan which was later integrated with the state plan. The District Planning took into account the resources (natural, human and financial) and the extent of legal responsibilities assigned to the district and below level governments, during the preparation of the district plan. The District Annual Plan 2013-14 embedded BRGF, GGY, MGNREGS and incorporated sectoral district plans such as RKVY, NRH, PMGSY and other flagship programmes of Central as well as State Plan and district specific initiatives if any.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of Comprehensive District Five Year plan 2012-2017 and Annual Plan 2012-13 for four districts in Orissa- Kalahandi, Nuapada, Ganjam and Sundargarh.

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved preparation of District covering all local governments in a district based on a district level development policy and integrating the district and sub-district plans of all the local governments into a consolidated district plan which was later integrated with the state plan. The District Planning took into account the resources (natural, human and financial) and the extent of legal responsibilities assigned to the district and below level governments, during the preparation of the district plan.

  • Assignment Name: Interim Evaluation of RGSY Schemes.

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa, WB, MP, AP, Rajasthan, Assam

    Name of Client/Donor: MoPR, UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by MoPR –UNDP under the MoPR-UNDP Project “Capacity Development for Local Governance” for conducting an interim evaluation of the RGSY schemes in six states, which will be an input into the Mid-Term Appraisal of the XI Five Year Plan.

  • Assignment Name: Development through Change Management processes fostering Convergence for Integrated District Planning.

    Country: India Location within Country: Jharkhand

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: The overall objective of the assignment was to coordinate the activities of the agencies, selected by UNDP and Planning Commission, and facilitate the change process effectively in a consultative and support based approach. The objective of this assignment strategically looked at bringing operational uniformity and standardizing the change management process and outcomes accommodating suitably the state specific characteristics. CTRAN was been engaged by UNDP in Jharkhand institutionalizing systems and developing capacity of different stakeholders on Change Management Processes for fostering convergence for District Planning. CTRAN also looked at coordinating the functions effectively with the support of present implementing partners and standardizing the process in such a way that it fulfills the overall mandate of change management in the decentralized planning process.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of District plan 2011-12 for four districts in Orissa- Kalahandi, Nuapada, Ganjam and Sundergarh.

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved preparation of District Plans for Backward Regions Grant Fund and sectoral plans of other concerned departments with specific area wise development initiatives.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of District Human Development Report for Sundergarh district of Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination dept, Govt. of Orissa

    Narrative Description of Project: The focus of the project was to present the status of human development in the district at the grassroots level. This would include key thematic issues of livelihood, nutrition, health and education with gender being the cross cutting issue for each theme. The preparation of the report would involve participation of district administration, Panchayat, academia, Panchayats and civil society organisations.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of District Perspective plan, District Vision 2020 and District plan 2009-10, 2010-2011 for two districts in Orissa- Kalahandi and Cuttack.

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved preparation of District Plans which also included district agricultural plan, plan for Backward Regions Grant Fund and other sectoral plans of other concerned departments with specific area wise development initiatives. It also included the preparation of a District Vision document.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of District Perspective plan, District Vision 2020 and District plan 2008-09 for three districts in Orissa - Kalahandi, Cuttack and Jharsuguda.

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved preparation of District Plans which also included district agricultural plan, plan for Backward Regions Grant Fund and other sectoral plans of other concerned departments with specific area wise development initiatives. It also included the preparation of a District Vision document.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of District Human Development Report for Kalahandi district of Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: Planning and Coordination dept, Govt. of Orissa

    Narrative Description of Project: Planning and Coordination Department, Govt. of Orissa: The focus of the project is to present the status of human development in the district at the grassroots level. This would include key thematic issues of livelihood, nutrition, health and education with gender being the cross cutting issue for each theme. The preparation of the report would involve participation of district administration, Panchayats, academia, Panchayats and civil society organisations.

PPP/PPCP

  • Assignment Name: Assessment of Warehousing, Packaging & Cold Chain Infrastructure for Agricultural and Horticultural Commodities in Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: IFC

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN has been engaged by IFC to Study / analyze the current state of Infrastructure Demand & Availability for local products and relevant policy issues and policy facilitation options in the state of Odisha.

  • Assignment Name: Grain Storage Project- Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: IFC

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is the Technical consultant to IFC for the Grain Storage Project in Odisha whereby we are assisting IFC in due diligence and preparation of Transaction structure, developing financial model and feasibility, drafting environmental and social sections of bidding documents, Designing transaction structure and supporting Transaction Implementation and Bid Process.

  • Assignment Name: Value Chain on Ginger and Ginger Products

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: ICAR under NAIP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in developing a organic ginger zone with a thrust on pro-peasant policy frame for market support with regard to Ginger through high end product development in a private partnership mode. It supports creating employment opportunities for small and marginal farmers and promotes enterprises around ginger with high end product development. Taking into account the Integrated Value Chain (IVC) approach, the program is also improving physical and institutional linkages along the value chain through support of agribusiness market infrastructure; support infrastructure like last mile roads, power, water; systems relating to market intelligence; and, capacity building and strengthening/establishing value chain linkages. The intent of the program is to achieve accelerated investment in Ginger product and to support related infrastructure in rural areas, along the Integrated Value Chain.

  • Assignment Name: Public Private Community Partnership Project in 5 Districts of Jharkhand

    Country: India Location within Country: Jharkhand

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: UNDP Country Programme (2008‐2012) aligned with Government Of India (GOI), Eleventh Five year plan aims at poverty reduction by promoting partnerships among communities of the poor, especially disadvantaged groups, private bodies, technical organizations, public entities etc. and to improve productivity and sustainability of economic activities of the poor in Jharkhand and other states. CTRAN is involved in Identifying potential sectors and subsectors in Jharkhand , which can be scaled up and value added and developing partnership with Private companies, Communities and other stakeholders to make a Public Private Community partnership model of development where all stakeholders come to a common coalition having equal share and benefit from the association in a win‐win mode.

  • Assignment Name: Public Private Community Partnership Project for Ganjam District

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in the “Preparation of Public – Private Community Partnership Plan and Capacity Building of Local Governance.” The objective of the assignment is to
    1. Prepare a model district Public Private Community Partnership (DPPCP) plan as one of the components of the district plan
    2. Build capacity of Panchayat, administration, community, civil society , private sector and other stakeholders for creation and implementation of DPPCP;
    3. Institutionalize the mechanism for DPPCP at the district and state levels Formulate a roadmap to implement, monitor and evaluate the initiatives made towards facilitating investments in the IT sector in Orissa

  • Assignment Name: Rolling out Common Service Centre in 4 districts of Orissa Gajapati, Raygada, Kandhamal and Ganjam

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: IT dept, Govt. of Orissa

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN along with BASIX has signed an MoU with Govt .of Orissa for rolling out e-governance suits on kiosks in 4 most backward districts of the state Gajapati, Raygada, Kandhamal and Ganjam. The goal of the CSC Project is to empower the rural community and catalyse social change through modern technologies. With a large and heterogeneous geographical area, the private sector, if sufficiently encouraged, can play an active role in development and implementation of the CSC Project in supplementing the Governments' efforts to realise its vision for the project.

Agriculture

  • Assignment Name: Baseline Survey for National Initiative for Urban Cluster in Jaunpur, Mirzapur, Gajipur and Chaundali districts of Uttar Pradesh

    Country: India Location within Country: Uttar Pradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.
    CTRAN was involved by SFAC as Partner Organization to
    1. To identify the existing as well as potential vegetable growing clusters in the selected locations.
    2. To assess the existing supply chain to the identified in these cluster
    3. To identify constraints/bottlenecks, if any, in the supply chain.

  • Assignment Name: Baseline Survey for National Initiative for Urban Cluster

    Country: India Location within Country: Varanasi (UP)

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN was involved by SFAC as Partner Organization to
    4. To identify the existing as well as potential vegetable growing clusters in the selected locations.
    5. To assess the existing supply chain to the identified city centre Varanasi
    6. To identify constraints/bottlenecks, if any, in the supply chain.

  • Assignment Name: FPO and Value Chain Development of Pulses and Millets in NFSM districts of Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization to provide necessary guidelines for building Farmer Producers Organizations (FPOs) to integrate producers in the value chain, Mobilize farmers in groups at the village level and build associations (FPOs) to plan and implement product specific cluster/ commercial crop cycles; Strengthen farmer capacity through agricultural best practices for enhanced productivity; Ensuring access to and usage of quality inputs and services for intensive agriculture enhancing cluster competitiveness; Facilitate access to fair & remunerative markets including linking producer groups to marketing opportunities by market aggregators.

  • Assignment Name: Promotion of Farmers Producer Organization under Pulses and NVI in West Bengal

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization Provide necessary guidelines for building farmer producers organizations, establishment of market linkages including farmers markets and to support urban local bodies to promote Controlled Atmosphere to facilitate marketing.

  • Assignment Name: Baseline Survey for National Initiative for Urban Cluster

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization to identify suitable areas, conduct baseline survey and preparation of detailed action plan for production of vegetables for urban clusters.

  • Assignment Name: Baseline Survey for National Initiative for Urban Cluster

    Country: India Location within Country: Jharkhand

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: “The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters” is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization to identify suitable areas, conduct baseline survey and preparation of detailed action plan for production of vegetables for urban clusters.

  • Assignment Name: Promotion of Farmers Producer Organization under Pulses and NVI in Orissa (Athagarh Banki, Rasulpur, Sambalpur)

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization Provide necessary guidelines for building farmer producers organizations, establishment of market linkages including farmers markets and to support urban local bodies to promote Controlled Atmosphere to facilitate marketing.

  • Assignment Name: Promotion of Farmers Producer Organization under Pulses and NVI in Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: "The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters" is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization Provide necessary guidelines for building farmer producers organizations, establishment of market linkages including farmers markets and to support urban local bodies to promote Controlled Atmosphere to facilitate marketing.

  • Assignment Name: Training of 8000 Farmers under NVI in Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: SFAC

    Narrative Description of Project: “The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters” is a programme under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) managed by SFAC. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

    CTRAN is involved by SFAC as Partner Organization Provide Capacity building to Farmers at all levels through both trainers and farmers training programme.

    1. Capacity building in knowledge and skills of improved cultivars, production technology using precision farming techniques, protected cultivation and micro irrigation. The areas of value chain will include primary processing, sorting, grading, washing, packaging and value addition. Other important areas will include steps of preparation of detailed action plan, formation of farmers associations/cooperatives for seed/seedling production, INM/IPM, organic farming, GAP

Rehabilitaion & Resettlement

  • Assignment Name: Monitoring and Evaluation of RAP Implementation for Vishnugad Pipalkoti HEP

    Country: India Location within Country: Uttarakhand

    Name of Client/Donor: THDC India Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN has been engaged by THDCIL to conduct process monitoring of RAP (Rehabilitation Action Plan) implementation by THDCIL, Govt. of India. The project also covers mid-term evaluation of RAP implementation to understand rate of success of RAP implementation, inputs rendered and benefits accorded to.
    In addition CTRAN is assigned to develop a bi-lingual database management system (suitable software) for data entry, compilation, analysis and report generation for RAP implementation.

  • Assignment Name: Impact Assessment of the Capacity Development to Operationalize the Orissa Resettlement and Rehabilitation Policy

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: As part of the on-going capacity development initiatives to Operationalize the Orissa R&R Policy 2006, CTRAN was engaged by UNDP to carry out an Impact assessment study to study the impact of the GoO- DFID-UNDP Rehabilitation projects from 2003 onwards. The study also looked at project achievements against each of the objectives as laid down in the project document, the social impact and the relevance of the project in the context of Orissa and India’s R&R Policies and make specific recommendations for effective implementation of the policy.

  • Assignment Name: Socio-Economic Survey, Socio-Cultural, Resource mapping and Infrastructural Survey

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: TATA Sponge Iron

    Narrative Description of Project: Study of socio-economic status of possible displaced person due to the upcoming mine by TATA Sponge Iron. The study looked at capturing the infrastructural aspect and cultural behavior of people.

Social Research

  • Assignment Name: Process Monitoring & Impact Evaluation of Deep Bore Well Scheme in Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Dept. of Finance, Govt. of Odisha

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by the Finance Dept. Govt. of Odisha to conduct a process evaluation-cum-impact assessment study covering all 29,068 successfully installed Bore wells and 9,581 energized Bore wells for which energisation process has been over. The study looked at Comprehensive review of the design and scope of the scheme; Beneficiary identification and selection process; Stakeholder analysis including the roles and responsibilities of the stakeholders; Inter-departmental coordination for successful implementation of the scheme; Successful and sustainable operationalization of the scheme based on economic and social dimensions involved in the scheme design like cost-benefit analysis, Efficient Water use, Equitable water sharing, shouldering responsibility of operation and maintenance of bore wells and conflict resolution, if any; Impact of the scheme in terms of increase in area under irrigation, increase in farm productivity, Crop diversification, change in socio-economic condition of individual farmer beneficiary, sustainability of the change; and the impact on the physical environment in terms of impact on the water table; and Documenting good practices.

  • Assignment Name: Evaluation Study of various Income Generating Activities undertaken by the ST & SC Development Department during the last 5 years and its outcome and Appropriateness

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: SC & ST Research & Training Institute, Bhubaneswar

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by SCSTRTI To analyse the funds flow to various ITDAs, Micro Projects, MADA, Cluster and DTDP areas, from various sources of fund such as State Plan, Non-Plan, Central Plan, Centrally Sponsored Schemes, Special Central Assistance (SCA) etc. for various development interventions; To analyse various livelihoods enhancement programmes / projects implemented by the Department and the sectoral interventions; To map the appropriateness of the livelihoods programme / income generating programmes implemented in the TSP areas in the context of project feasibility, geographical conditions, local institutional set-ups etc. To suggest few of the interventions (regional specific) for enhancement of livelihood of ST families in the TSP areas;

  • Assignment Name: Need Assessment Study of Dropout and out of School Children in the age group of 16-24 years

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: SC & ST Research & Training Institute, Bhubaneswar

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the study are 1.To identify need of school drop outs or out of school children of the age group of 16-24 years; 2.To analyse the reasons for school dropout; 3. To critically analyze the missing links in the government programmes and support services, which ultimately is the reason for drop out. 4.To provide a suggestive mechanism to address the need of the school drop out or out of school children of 16-24 years of age group and reduce the dropout rate.

  • Assignment Name: Livelihood Restoration of Tribals in Similipal Biosphere

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: RBS Foundation

    Narrative Description of Project: This project bagged by CTRAN and sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland is aimed at addressing on a small scale the globally unresolved tension between the need for biosphere conservation and livelihoods of forest dwellers.

    The project simultaneously focuses on a) Livelihoods of forest dwellers through the market-based instrument of carbon credits b) managing the ecosystem sustainably in order to reduce climate change c) restoration of biodiversity of the Simlipal Biosphere Reserve.

  • Assignment Name: Livelihood Assessment of Ganjam District

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by UNDP for developing livelihood strategy covering wage and self-employment opportunities for providing additional income through promoting convergence among government programmes and schemes.

  • Assignment Name: Livelihood Profiling of MFI borrowers

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: SADHAN

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the study was to prepare livelihood profile of borrowers of MFIs and SHGs, Understand the MF loan and activity wise usage and end-usage of enhanced income if any; and Analyse the ruling constraints that curtail the expansion of the activity in which the MF loan has been invested (both financial and non-financial).

  • Assignment Name: Establishment of Monitoring & Evaluation Mechanism for Livelihood and Governance Projects.

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa & Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: Borderlijk Delene, Belgium

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in establishing M&E and Result Based Management system for six livelihood and governance projects. We extended services to the projects in setting relevant indicators, designing M&E mechanism, rolling out M&E system and establishing project MIS.

  • Assignment Name: Strengthen SIRD for the Institutionalization of Training and Capacity building of the PRIs

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in the preparation of Capacity building Vision document, Financial and Administrative manual, Partnership policy manual and capacity building report as part of the study to strengthen SIRD for the Institutionalization Of Training and Capacity building of the PRIs

  • Assignment Name: Gap Analysis Study on HR Practices at Technical Education Institutions of Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Directorate of Technical Education & Training, Orissa

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN has been engaged by Directorate of Technical Education, Orissa to analyse and study the present HR practices, identify gaps if any, Suggest improvement for the processes followed and reengineer the policies for restructuring.

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    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

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Urban Development

  • Assignment Name: City Level Technical Cell under Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: BMC, GoO

    Narrative Description of Project: Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) for the slum dwellers and the urban poor envisages a ‘Slum-free India’ through encouraging States/Union Territories to tackle the problem of slums in a definitive manner. CTRAN is involved by the Govt. of Orissa under the RAY Project to Technically support for slum redevelopment and construction of affordable housing conditional to a set of reforms for inclusive urban development. CTRAN undertook capacity building/training programmes and provided handholding support to BMC in the following areas: (a) GIS Mapping, (b) Slum Survey & MIS, (c) Slum-free City Planning and (d) Legislative Framework for Inclusive City Planning.

  • Assignment Name: Improved Sanitation Project in Twin cities [Bhubaneswar & Cuttack]

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: J-PAL; Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

    Narrative Description of Project: Bill and Melinda Gates foundation is partnering with Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) for improving the shared sanitation services in the twin cities. The project operated in a public-private community partnership mode will be modeled with a rigorous design and result based framework. CTRAN Consulting is the embedded PMU to support BMC and CMC at the local level to enhance the capacity of the corporation to manage such initiative.

Climate Change and Environment

  • Assignment Name: Support State Govt. of Manipur in Preparation of Project Proposal for accessing finances from National Adaptation Fund in continuation to SAPCC Manipur

    Country: India Location within Country: Manipur

    Name of Client/Donor: Directorate of Environment, Govt. of Manipur

    Narrative Description of Project: The project aimed to provide technical assistance for the preparation of project proposals on the Climate Change adaptation activities with mitigation co-benefits as envisaged under Manipur SAPCC. The project proposal will help the Manipur Govt. in financing the Climate Change adaptation activities of Manipur SAPCC from the newly established fund titled National Adaptation Fund for Climate Change [NAFCC] of Govt. of India.

  • Assignment Name: Support Puducherry in preparation of project proposals for accessing finances from National Adaptation Fund

    Country: India Location within Country: Puducherry

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project aimed to provide technical assistance for the preparation of project proposals on the Climate Change adaptation activities with mitigation co-benefits as envisaged under Puducherry SAPCC. The project proposal will help the Puducherry Govt. in financing the Climate Change adaptation activities of Puducherry SAPCC from the newly established fund titled National Adaptation Fund for Climate Change [NAFCC] of Govt. of India.

  • Assignment Name: Developing Strategy Document for the Climate Change Action Plans for Odisha, 2016 -22

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: The project aimed to provide assistance to develop the next 6 year Climate Change Action Plan for the period 2016 -2022.

  • Assignment Name: Support GIZ in finalizing UP State Action on Climate Change

    Country: India Location within Country: Uttar Pradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project focuses on integrating the issue of Climate Change adaptation in various sector policy decisions that reduce risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of reduce risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of the most vulnerable sectors and groups. The project will also develop concrete pilot experiences on adaptation measures together with the Indian State Development programmes and support the up scaling of successful technical and financial approaches. CTRAN was engaged to re-examine and estimate the climate budget for priority adaptaion actions and finalization in consultation with the technical departments.

  • Assignment Name: Production of GIS Climate Hazard & Vulnerability Maps and Report on Climate Change Livelihood Profile for Odisha

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: The overall objective of the project was to support the development of Climate Hazard and Vulnerability maps in four districts of Odisha to facilitate the identification of actions that has significant impact on livelihood and can be included in the Climate Change and Livelihood Action Planning being developed as part of NLTA.

  • Assignment Name: Stock taking of State Climate Change Action Plan [SCCAP] 2010- 15

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: The overall objective of the project was to support Govt. of Odisha in implementing SCAP through prioritization of strategic planning, investments, institutional reforms and development of financing options.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of M&E Framework of SAPPCC in India

    Country: India Location within Country: Tamil Nadu, MP, Rajasthan and West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The overall objective of the study was to propose different approaches for adaptation, monitoring and evaluation systems at State level in accordance with existing State policies on monitoring and evaluation as well as with SAPCC. Based on the suggested approaches general recommendations for Monitoring and Evaluations of SAPCCs applicable to Indian States would be developed.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Puducherry supported by the World Bank

    Country: India Location within Country: Puducherry

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by the World Bank to draft climate change action plan for Puducherry and estimate the climate budget for priority adaptation actions and finalization in consultation with the technical departments. The actions include concrete mitigation and adaptation interventions and provide for the enabling conditions required for effectively responding to climate change.

  • Assignment Name: Drought Hazard and Vulnerability Analysis of Khargone District, Madhya Pradesh supported by UNDP

    Country: India Location within Country: Madhya Pradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: The main objective of the proposed drought vulnerability and risk analysis exercise is to assess the extent of drought risk and the vulnerabilities at the district level, i.e. Khargone district. The outcome of the exercise is expected to help identify a set of structural and non-structural steps that UNDP, District Administration and other stakeholders can take to mitigate the risks posed by the drought. The scope of the exercise also includes the projected climate change scenarios (short term, medium term and long term) taking into the past trends so that the recommended solutions and actions could be linked with the DM policy, sectoral planning and implementation of drought risk mitigation initiatives at community, village and district levels.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Jammu and Kashmir supported by GIZ

    Country: India Location within Country: Jammu and Kashmir

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project focused on integrating the issue of Climate Change adaptation in various sector policy decisions that reduce risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of reduce risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of the most vulnerable sectors and groups. The project will also develop concrete pilot experiences on adaptation measures together with the Indian State Development programmes and support the up scaling of successful technical and financial approaches. CTRAN was engaged to re-examine and estimate the climate budget for priority adaptaion actions and finalization in consultation with the technical departments.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of a reference Paper for Internal use by Implementers on Financing Adaptation to Climate Change.

    Country: India Location within Country: New Delhi

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the Assignment is to develop a reference paper for Climate Change adaptation implementers to scientifically select analyze and finance adaptation projects nationally.

  • Assignment Name: Development of Training Module and Training Materials on Climate Change and Environmental Issues

    Country: India

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of this assignment was to develop appropriate training modules and training materials (strengthening existing modules as well as developing new modules, if necessary) on Climate Change and Environmental Issues for different training programs within LBSNAA’s training framework. Considering that the civil servants come from diverse backgrounds the module was developed achieving a common denominator.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Manipur supported by GIZ

    Country: India Location within Country: Manipur

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: 1. upport the Preparation of State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC)

    2. Vulnerability Assessment

    3. Climate proofing of Rural Development Programs

    4. Development of Adaptation oriented financial instruments.

  • Assignment Name: Study on Integrating Climate Change Adaptation in Programmes of Plan India

    Country: India Location within Country: New Delhi, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Bihar

    Name of Client/Donor: Plan International [India Chapter]

    Narrative Description of Project: The main objective of the Study was to find out the potential impact of Climate Change on Children. The findings of the study served as a reliable source of information and guidance and contribute to inform strategies to mitigate the effects of Climate Change, inform appropriate preventive actions, response and assist Plan India to develop its programme in coming years.

  • Assignment Name: Knowledge Management for UPNRM

    Country: India Location within Country: Delhi, West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: With a view to restructure their bilateral cooperation in the field of Natural Resource Management (NRM), the governments of India and Germany had launched a joint Umbrella Programnme on Natural Resource Management (UPNRM). NABARD and the German Development Cooperation have been identified as the two strategic partners in the programme. The programme integrated NABARD’s existing and future Indo-German NRM efforts into a stream-lined approach of participatory NRM-related interventions.

    CTRAN was engaged by GIZ for strategic communication, information sharing and knowledge management with a view to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the programme and to contribute to innovation in the NRM sector, so that the overall objectives of the UPNRM can be achieved.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Tripura supported by GIZ

    Country: India Location within Country: Tripura

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project focused on integrating the issue of climate change adaptation in various sector policy decisions that reduce the risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of the most vulnerable sectors and groups. It also developed concrete pilot experiences on adaptation measures together with the Indian state development programmes and supported the Upscaling of successful technical and financial adaptation approaches through the following components [1] Support the Preparation of State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC [2] Vulnerability and Risk Assessment, [3]Development of Technical Adaptation [4] Climate proofing of Rural dev. Programmes [5]Development of adaptation oriented financial instrument.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Mizoram supported by GIZ

    Country: India Location within Country: Mizoram

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project focused on integrating the issue of climate change adaptation in various sector policy decisions that reduce the risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of the most vulnerable sectors and groups. It also developed concrete pilot experiences on adaptation measures together with the Indian state development programmes and supported the Up scaling of successful technical and financial adaptation approaches through the following components [1] Support the Preparation of State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC [2] Vulnerability and Risk Assessment, [3]Development of Technical Adaptation [4] Climate proofing of Rural dev. Programmes [5]Development of adaptation oriented financial instrument.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Meghalaya supported by GIZ

    Country: India Location within Country: Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project focused on integrating the issue of climate change adaptation in various sector policy decisions that reduce the risk and enhance the adaptive capacity of the most vulnerable sectors and groups. It also developed concrete pilot experiences on adaptation measures together with the Indian state development programmes and supported the Up scaling of successful technical and financial adaptation approaches through the following components [1] Support the Preparation of State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC [2] Vulnerability and Risk Assessment, [3]Development of Technical Adaptation [4] Climate proofing of Rural dev. Programmes [5]Development of adaptation oriented financial instrument.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Change Action Plan- Orissa supported by the World Bank

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by World bank for Drafting of Orissa’s Climate Change Action Plan using Strategic Environmental Assessment approach covering Agriculture, Costal zone and disaster, Energy, fisheries and animal resources, forest, health, industry , mining, transport, urban planning and water. The key task approach adopted includes baseline/situation analysis, stakeholders’ analysis, Public participation and scenario analysis.

  • Assignment Name: Climate Smart Resilient Development Framework (CSDRM).

    Country: India

    Name of Client/Donor: Regional Study funded from a Trust fund

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN engaged by IDS, Sussex to identify to what extent a climate smart approach to disaster risk management of India enhances development practice in a changing climate.

  • Assignment Name: Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation in WORLP Phase-II

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: NR International

    Narrative Description of Project: The DFID supported project, was formulated to document the coping mechanism and adaptation practices being adopted by local communities in WORLP areas in response to increased climate induced vulnerability and recommend technically feasible and socially acceptable adaptation strategies and mitigation options to improve livelihood. The key objectives of the programme were to.

  • Assignment Name: Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation in WORLP Phase-I

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: NR International

    Narrative Description of Project: The DFID supported project, was formulated to document the coping mechanism and adaptation practices being adopted by local communities in WORLP areas in response to increased climate induced vulnerability and recommend technically feasible and socially acceptable adaptation strategies and mitigation options to improve livelihood. The key objectives of the programme were to.

  • Assignment Name: Carbon Foot Printing study for Orissa Tribal Empowerment and Livelihood Programme [OTELP]

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: OTELP/ DFID

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by NR Management Consultants India Pvt. Ltd to estimate Carbon Footprint and Offset opportunities in OTELP activities and links to Carbon Market.

  • Assignment Name: Carbon Foot Printing Study Chhattisgarh Tribal Development Programme [CTDP]

    Country: India Location within Country: Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: Govt. of Chhattisgarh

    Narrative Description of Project: Carbon Foot printing uses organic and renewable sources to achieve carbon neutrality. In this project Green House Gas emissions are mitigated using organic fertilizers and biogas. This project is being implemented in rural areas of Chhattisgarh where the emissions are primarily through agricultural by-products, fertilizers and use of coal and firewood in households.

  • Assignment Name: Carbon Foot printing Study BioRe

    Country: India Location within Country: Madhya Pradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: BioRe Association India Limited

    Narrative Description of Project: BioRe association intended to identify and promote CDM activities in the project area. At this preliminary stage the following projects have been identified by team members of CTRAN Consulting Pvt. Ltd. However, the feasibility of the identified projects has been assessed by the selected consulting team for undertaking the activities as per the terms and conditions agreed by both the parties.

  • Assignment Name: EMP and Environmental Clearance [EC] from SEAC West Bengal for Howrah Mills Co Ltd

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Sonar Bangla Environment & Exports (P) Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct Environmental Management Plan and obtain SEAC Clearance from West Bengal Pollution Control Board.

  • Assignment Name: EIA/EMP Common User Terminal for IOT Infrastructure & Energy Service Ltd

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Sonar Bangla Environment & Exports (P) Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study was to conduct Environmental Impact Assessment, and Environmental Management Plan and obtain SEAC Clearance for Sonar Bangla Environment and Exports Pvt. Ltd

  • Assignment Name: Managing Forests for Species Revival- A case study on Cane in Khurda Forest Division

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Regional Plant Resource Centre [RPRC], Orissa

    Narrative Description of Project: This research attempted to submit a report on Case Study of Cane in Khurda Forest division of Orissa.

  • Assignment Name: Social Cost-Benefit analysis of Rural household Biogas System in Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: South Asian Network for Development Economics (SANDEE)

    Narrative Description of Project: This research attempted to examine the Social Cost Benefit Analysis of substituting Biogas from non-renewable energy by rural households in Orissa state of India. CDM Benefit will be incorporated as part of social benefit .

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Solid Waste Management project in Tura, Meghalaya

    Country: India Location within Country: Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of proposed decentralised Solid waste management system in Tura, Meghalaya

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Solid Waste Management project in Nongpoh, Meghalaya

    Country: India Location within Country: Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of proposed decentralised Solid waste management system in Nongpoh, Meghalaya.

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Solid Waste Management project in Nongstoin, Meghalaya

    Country: India Location within Country: Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of proposed decentralised Solid waste management system in Nongstoin, Meghalaya.

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Solid Waste Management project in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

    Country: India Location within Country: Arunachal Pradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of proposed decentralised Solid waste management system in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh.

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Fibre Cement sheet manufacturing Unit

    Country: India Location within Country: Bihar

    Name of Client/Donor: Balmukund Cement and Roofings Limited

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to conduct an baseline study, impact prediction and Environmental Management Plan for proposed fibre-cement sheet manufacturing unit in Bihar.

  • Assignment Name: EIA/EMP preparation for expansion of cement grinding unit of Darjeeling Cement Ltd., Siliguri

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: Darjeeling Cement Ltd., Siliguri

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study was to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of expansion of Cement grinding unit in Darjeeling, West Bengal.

  • Assignment Name: Environmental Management Plan preparation for Dhamra Port Company Ltd. Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Dhamra Port Co. Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to prepare an Environmental Management Plan of Dhamra Port Company Limited.

  • Assignment Name: EIA/EMP preparation for expansion of cement grinding unit of Millennium Co. Pvt. Ltd., Siliguri

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: Millennium Co. Pvt. Ltd., Siliguri

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study was to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of expansion of Cement grinding unit in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.

  • Assignment Name: Study on Impact of ANR Practices on biodiversity supported by JICA for Orissa Forestry Sector Development Project, Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: OFSDP/ JICA

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study is to analyse the impact of ANR treatments taken up under different programmes/ schemes in Orissa over an age gradient on the forest composition, structure and floral biodiversity.

  • Assignment Name: EIA/EMP preparation for Ferro –Alloys Manufacturing Unit of Samarpan Steels Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: Millennium Co. Pvt. Ltd., Siliguri

    Narrative Description of Project: The broad objective of the study was to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment of expansion of Cement grinding unit in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.

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    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: ClientClientClientClientClientC

    Narrative Description of Project: DescriptionDescriptionDescrionDescription

Energy/energy Audit

  • Assignment Name: Energy Audit for Street Lighting System in Bhubaneswar

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation

    Narrative Description of Project: This Project is aimed at establishing the baseline consumption for street lights. CTRAN will be mainly responsible for ascertaining the amount of energy that can be saved by installing LED lamps or solar-powered lights. The project will be executed in the Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode.

  • Assignment Name: Preparation of Tool for Rapid Assessment of City Energy [TRACE] Module

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: The World Bank

    Narrative Description of Project: The Tool for Rapid Assessment of City Energy (TRACE) is to help municipal officials evaluate baseline energy consumption and supply options, and identify priority sectors for promoting sustainability and achieving measurable improvements. TRACE has been designed to present a quick, first-cut, sectoral analysis of city energy use. This assessment framework prioritizes sectors with significant energy saving potential and identifies contextualized and reasoned energy efficiency potential. TRACE covers energy efficiency across six sectors – transport, waste, water & wastewater, power & heat, public lighting, and buildings, as well as organizational management.

  • Assignment Name: Capacity Building and providing technical support to GIZ partners for dissemination of fixed improved Cookstoves in West Bengal

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: The project aimed at improving the conditions for access to clean energy in rural areas from renewable energy sources under the “Indo- German Energy Program- Renewable Energy Component” supported by GIZ. IGEN-RE supported WBREDA in designing and implementing a programme to disseminate 20,000 fixed cookstoves. CTRAN was engaged to provide technical assistance in implementation of this program .

  • Assignment Name: Demand Side Assessment to identify 10 potential sites within Bankura District

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: GIZ

    Narrative Description of Project: This Project aimed at improving the conditions for access to Clean Energy in rural areas from renewable energy sources within the flagship programme called “Nijo Bhumi Nijo Griha” of Government of West Bengal. CTRAN is engaged by GIZ to undertake demand side assessment to identify 10 potential sites within Bankura district for installation of decentralized renewable energy systems for meeting the basic energy requirements including lighting and livelihood needs.

  • Assignment Name: Energy Audit, Reserve Bank of India Main Office Building, Kolkata

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: Reserve Bank of India

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by RBI for undertaking energy audit of electrical/electromechanical installation of the office building of RBI at Kolkata. The audit team conducted detailed energy audit of the major installation e.g. HVAC system, Lighting, Transformer, Water pumps, Lifts, Shredding Briquetting/CVPS system etc.

  • Assignment Name: Energy Audit of Loknete Ballashaeb Sahkari Shakhar Karkhana Ltd, Satara, Maharashtra

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra

    Name of Client/Donor: Loknete Ballashaeb Sahkari Shakhar Karkhana Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged in energy audit of sugar plant of Loknete Balasaheb Desai SSK Ltd. The study had focus on energy cost reduction, loss minimization, water conservation and reduction in GHG emission.

  • Assignment Name: Pilot Scale Project for demonstration of 3000 nos Family sized/ Portable Biomass Cookstoves

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: MNRE

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by MNRE to demonstrate use of improved biomass cookstoves and to study the impact on Social and economic development, quantifying fuel saving and studying indoor air quality where cooking is done and prepare a strategy plan for expansion of biomass cookstoves, including exploring CDM benefits to improve the affordability of biomass cookstoves.

  • Assignment Name: IGEA of MP Grameen Sadak Vikas Pradhikaran Building, Madhya Pradesh

    Country: India Location within Country: Bhopal, M.P.

    Name of Client/Donor: MPRRDA, Bhopal, MP

    Narrative Description of Project: Audit of major energy consuming equipments, and retrofitting the existing lighting system, suggesting effective cooling equipments for energy savings.

  • Assignment Name: Investment Grade Energy Audit of Jhabua Collectorate Building, Madhya Pradesh

    Country: India Location within Country: Jhabua, M.P.

    Name of Client/Donor: MPUVNL, Bhopal, MP

    Narrative Description of Project: Audit of major energy consuming equipments, and retrofitting the existing lighting system, suggesting effective cooling equipments for energy savings.

  • Assignment Name: "Programme for Solar Water Heater Market Development in Selected Urban Clusters" under UNDP/GEF "Global Solar Water Heating Market Transformation and Strengthening Initiative: India Country Program"

    Country: India Location within Country: Gujarat, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Chandigarh

    Name of Client/Donor: MNRE & UNDP/GEF

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged in awareness generation, capacity building of solar water heating systems in urban clusters. This project also includes techno-economic feasibility assessment and DPR preparation of Solar Water Heating Systems. The main objective of the Programme is to create a market and facilitate the deployment of solar water heaters in the four urban clusters through technical assistance for assessment of the potential and various promotional and developmental policies and initiatives.

  • Assignment Name: Monitoring and Evaluation of Solar Photovoltaic off-grid systems installed during the year 2010-11

    Country: India Location within Country: Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: ClientClientClientClientClientC

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged in the field evaluation of the technical performance of various Solar Photovoltaic off-grid systems and verification of the actual status implementation approved by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. The main objective of the study is to identify the impact of the Solar Photovoltaic systems on the beneficiaries with respect to their needs, comfort and economic benefits.

  • Assignment Name: Field evaluation study on Solar Thermal Energy Programme & Technologies in implementation under off-grid Scheme of JNNSM

    Country: India Location within Country: Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttarakhand and Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: MNRE

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged in the field evaluation of solar thermal technologies being distributed under various schemes of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy to identify the implementation strategy with in the country and the existed barriers facing by the stakeholders and the end users in getting the available benefits from the government etc. The main objective of the project is to identify the existed barriers in the implementation of JNNSM scheme and there by strengthening the scheme by addressing the issues related to the implementation.

  • Assignment Name: Third Party Verification of Energy Audit Results & Determination of ARR & Tariff for Year 2011-12

    Country: India Location within Country: Patna, Bihar

    Name of Client/Donor: Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission, Bihar

    Narrative Description of Project: The assignment involves third party verification of energy audit results and scrutiny and analysis of the data submitted by Bihar State Electricity Board for determination of ARR & Tariff for FY 2011-12. The main objective of the assignment is to verify and collect documentary evidence for detailed analysis of the tariff petition(s).

  • Assignment Name: Biomass Assessment Study- Parle Agro

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Parle Agro

    Narrative Description of Project: The study aimed to assess the potential assessment of biomass residues and biomass based briquettes for 2TPH steam generation project at Parle Agro Pvt. Ltd, Khurda, Orissa. It involves assessment of surplus biomass options available to run the steam generation project. On the basis of the selection criteria pertaining to biomass availability from nearby location, reduce transportation cost and diesel consumption, the study covered 50 Km radius of the project site have been identified for survey, research and analysis. The study involves collection of preliminary information from Govt. offices, District offices, Associations, Rice Mills, Agro processing industries covering nearby districts.

  • Assignment Name: Baseline energy audit of 5 Sponge iron units under PAT Scheme

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra and Goa

    Name of Client/Donor: Energy Efficiency services limited

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved conducting baseline energy audit of the total plant to determine the specific energy consumption and suggestions on the energy efficiency measures to reduce the energy consumption with simple payback.

  • Assignment Name: Detailed Energy Audit at Aarti steels. Ltd

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Aarti Steels Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by Aarti Steels for the Energy Audit of 90 MW Power Plant, DRI Plant, Ferro alloy Plant and Steel Melting Plant. It was also involved in the detailed analysis of raw material consumption and productivity of the total plant and identifying the potential areas for energy savings.

  • Assignment Name: Capacity Building in the Building Sector & the Solar Water Heater Supply Chain

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa, Haryana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP/GEF and MNRE

    Narrative Description of Project: The project was a part of UNDP/GEF supported Global Solar Water Heater Programme. The study attempted to understand in-depth the needs of the key stakeholders and came out with a training manual that would address the needs of the stakeholders.

  • Assignment Name: Establishment of a Performance Monitoring & Evaluation System For Large SWH Installations

    Country: India Location within Country: Entire India

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP/GEF and MNRE

    Narrative Description of Project: The project is part of UNDP/GEF supported Global Solar Water Heater Programme. The purpose of the project is to review present monitoring systems of SWH and select two systems for installation. Prepare census database of SWH installed. Prepare EoI, Bid document preparation, selection of vendor, assist in installation of monitoring system installation, review the benefit, etc. The study includes both primary as well as secondary information collection and analysis.

  • Assignment Name: BEE / SDA Empanelment Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: BEE

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by BEE to assist SDA Orissa in Energy efficiency projects and its implementation, capacity building, DPR preparation of demo projects and annual report preparation.

  • Assignment Name: Techno Commercial feasibility study, facilitation and Implementation for Solar Power Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Sunark Solar USA

    Narrative Description of Project: The Project is aimed at preparation of technical and financial feasibility report for grid interactive 5MW solar power project.

  • Assignment Name: Technical Feasibility Study of 9 MW Solar Power Plant

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Maa Bhagwanti

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the project is to prepare technical feasibility study for setting up 9 MW Solar power plant.

  • Assignment Name: Building Sector Policies and Regulations to Promote Solar Water heater

    Country: India Location within Country: Haryana, Karnataka, Maharashtra and West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: UNDP/GEF and MNRE

    Narrative Description of Project: The project is part of UNDP/GEF supported Global Solar Water Heater Programme. The purpose of the project is to review present policies and regulation which affects the adoption of Solar Water Heater in Building Sector. The study includes both primary as well as secondary information collection and analysis.

  • Assignment Name: Solar assessment study for Orissa Tribal Empowerment and Livelihood Programme [OTELP]

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: OTELP/ DFID

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by DFID to carry out feasibility assessment for replication of the Solar lighting system in all OTELP villages and estimation of carbon foot printing and offset opportunities.

  • Assignment Name: Providing support to IREDA and KfW in the Evaluation of Biomass power projects.

    Country: India Location within Country: All India

    Name of Client/Donor: IREDA

    Narrative Description of Project: The project involved providing support to IREDA and KfW in the Evaluation of Biomass power projects, Development of strategy for setting up of solar power plant and semiconductor industry through policy analysis and competitor analysis and development of detailed project report for Solar PP.

Health and Nutrition

  • Assignment Name: Rapid Assessment of Communication Needs to Address Adolescent Anaemia in Four DTA Districts

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: CARE India

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the project was to understand the barriers and constraints in implementing the adolescent anaemia control and health programmes, Understand knowledge, attitude, behaviour, practices of the adolescent beneficiaries and community and gain an understanding on the communication needs and channels of communication to reach out to the service providers as well as the beneficiaries and community at large.

  • Assignment Name: Rapid Assessment of Under 2 Strategy in Six Districts where the DTA is Functional

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: CARE India

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the project was to understand the knowledge and practices of the beneficiaries towards the various components of the Under 2 strategy, Understand the knowledge and practices of the service providers of the various components of the Under 2 strategy, understand the constraints at the points of implementation and local solutions to address these constraints.

  • Assignment Name: Rapid Assessment of Climate Change and its Implication on Health & Nutrition status – A Situational Analysis of 6 DTA Districts of Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: CARE India

    Narrative Description of Project: The assignment sought to understand the current scenario with regard to the impact of Climate Change on the health and Nutrition status of 6 DTA districts of Orissa namely Phulbani, Gajapati, Nuapada, Rayagada, Kalahandi and Bolangir. A Situational analysis was proposed based on the secondary data which looked at mapping the current situation, identifying key stakeholders, looking for possible strategies bringing together all the departmental stakeholders and community members to find solutions to the problems posed by Climate Change.

  • Assignment Name: Voucher Management

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: IPE-TMST

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the project is to entitle the beneficiaries to be transported free by either Janani Express or a private vehicle o the appropriate named and approved CEmOC/BEmOC or Postnatal/ Neo-natal care facilities and also provide ways for emergency cases occurring in remote and poorly accessible villages. The pilot implementation of the scheme is expected to provide two benefits i.e. beneficiaries do not have to pay cash for transportation for institutional delivery rather they can use the voucher for availing free transportation. Secondly, community-based / local area based transport providers, ranging from JE Operators and private vehicle owners to stretcher-carriers and other local “transporters”, can be involved in the process for strengthening the free transportation system with the guarantee of timely payment against the vouchers.

  • Assignment Name: Innovations for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health- Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Concern Worldwide

    Narrative Description of Project: The objective of the project was to identify the most serious and widespread barriers to delivering health services to mothers and children, generate creative idea that have potential for overcoming the barriers, select and develop the best of these ideas into models that can be implemented at the district level and create an enabling environment for influencing policy, practice and scale-up of the successful ideas.

  • Assignment Name: Study on Improvement of Dietary Services & Management in Medical College Hospitals and selected DHHS of Dept. of Health &Family Welfare, Govt. of Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: IPE-TMST

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in providing a comparative analysis of diet provision in select govt hospitals vis-a-vis select private hospitals with respect to rate of diet, diet composition, patient and providers’ perspective and preference on diet and make recommendations on how to improve dietary services and management in govt. health facilities.

  • Assignment Name: Effect of Institutional deliveries on Neonatal Survival/Death

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: CARE India

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by CARE to find out the effectiveness of institutional delivery in addressing causes of neonatal death, ascertain the causes of death of infants during neonatal period in sample districts from both primary and secondary sources, find out the gap in the existing programme and other interventions that should be included to create optimal impacts suggest recommendation for improvement of existing policy/programme that would improve the survival of new born.

  • Assignment Name: Documentation of Janani Express Management Models

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: IPE

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by IPE to document models of JE managed by SHG Federations in Ganjam and Gajapati and NGOs in Kalahandi and give further insights for replication of promising practice models.

  • Assignment Name: Documentation of Janani Surakshya Yojana

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: NRHM

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by NRHM to access the impact and effectiveness of the scheme and its sub components, Document process of JSY and its Sub components from State to district level, Implementation of JSY in accordance to the guidelines laid down under NRHM, Due diligence of JSY in process adherence and effective service delivery, suggest improvement in existing process and Map convergence with other schemes.

  • Assignment Name: Documentation of PHC Management through PPP

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: NRHM

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by NRHM to analyse and document best practices in PHC [N] management where it is run by private bodies in a PPP mode.

  • Assignment Name: Support to Dept. of Health and Family Welfare (Govt. of Orissa), for Equity Strategy Development

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Infrastructure Professionals Enterprise (P) Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by IPE to develop a strategy and action plan to integrate ways to address social exclusion including gender inequality. The study also attempted to understand the perception and views of the providers on equity issues, how the system and programme currently promote equity, and gaps and opportunities for the future. It also attempted to understand the perception and views of the marginalized groups about gender and equity, how the programme is addressing those needs and suggestions for improvement.

  • Assignment Name: Rapid Assessment of Janani Express

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Infrastructure Professionals Enterprise (P) Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was involved in preparing Analytic report with respect to design, guidelines and operation of Janani Express in the state of Orissa and assessment of where it has worked well and not so well and why. Provide specific recommendations for scheme improvement.

Clean Development Mechanism

  • Assignment Name: Clean Development Mechanism project for Improved Cook Stoves

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu

    Name of Client/Donor: Vittol SA

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by Vittol SA to render Professional Assistance with regard to development of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for improved cookstoves. The scope included establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: Development of CDM PoA for Solar Water Heating Installation under UNDP/GEF Global Solar Water Heating Market Transformation & Strengthening Initiative

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra

    Name of Client/Donor: G.K Energy Marketers, GTZ

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by G.K Energy Marketers for the Development of Programmatic CDM Project for Solar Water Heating Installation under UNDP/GEF Global Solar Water Heating Market Transformation & Strengthening Initiative which includes development of PoA and CPA/CPA’s.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: M/s S.N Mohanty

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by M/s S.N Mohanty to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: MGM Minerals Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by MGM Minerals Ltd. to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Shree Mahavir Ferro Alloys Pvt. Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Mahavir Ferro Alloys Pvt. Ltd. to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Pan Time Finance Company Pvt. Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Mahavir Ferro Alloys Pvt. Ltd. to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project on 1MW Solar Power Project under RPSSGP Scheme The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project on Bundled Fly ash bricks manufacturing project

    Country: India Location within Country: Orissa, Andhrapradesh

    Name of Client/Donor: G.K Energy Marketers , GTZ

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by G.K Energy Marketers to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project on fly ash based brick manufacturing. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on Methane Recovery and utilisation in distillery plant

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra

    Name of Client/Donor: SSSSKL

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged with SSSSKL to provide CDM services for methane recovery and utilization project.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on Methane Recovery and utilisation in distillery plant

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra

    Name of Client/Donor: Karmayogi SSKL

    Narrative Description of Project: Ctran was engaged with Karmayogi SSKL to provide CDM services for methane recovery and utilisation project.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Project Development on 18 MW Cogeneration Power Plant at SSSSKL

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra

    Name of Client/Donor: Shri. Someshwar Sahakari Shakhar Karkhana Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged with SSSSKL to provide CDM services for 18 MW cogeneration power plant.

  • Assignment Name: CDM project on Remote Village Electrification Programme in Orissa

    Approx. Value of Services (INR.): Confidential

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: OTELP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by OTELP for providing clean development mechanism Services for the remote village electrification programme for the tribal villages.

  • Assignment Name: CDM capacity building for UNIDO

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: UNIDO

    Narrative Description of Project: The project identified the CDM potential in the industries of Orissa and development of CDM documentation for selected projects under the project ‘Investment promotion for Cleaner Production in Orissa’

  • Assignment Name: Support for Strengthening of CDM cell at IPICOL through capacity building, Study on CDM Potential in Renewable Energy sector and Solid Waste Management in Orissa

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: DFID, IDL Group Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged to provide support to strengthen the capacity of CDM cell to interact and build awareness on CDM opportunities with present and future industries in Orissa and undertake detailed study on identifying CDM Project Development potential in Renewable energy sector and Municipal Solid Waste Management in the State in close collaboration with OREDA and select Municipalities.

  • Assignment Name: Clean Development Mechanism projects for up gradation and capacity expansion of MSW composting plant, Shillong.

    Country: India Location within Country: Meghalaya

    Name of Client/Donor: Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd./KFW

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Anderson Biotech Pvt. Ltd .to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for up-gradation and capacity expansion of MSW composting plant,. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CTDP- Vermicomposting project

    Country: India Location within Country: Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: CTDP

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Chhattisgarh Tribal Development Programme (CTDP) to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for decentralised Animal Waste Management system by vermicomposting technology in Chhattisgarh. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: CTDP - Biogas Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: IFAD- CTDP

    Narrative Description of Project: The aim of the project is to replace the commonly used inefficient wood fired mud stoves technology, with clean, sustainable and efficient biogas. This will save the fuel wood and fossil fuel and will reduce the Green House Gas (GHG) emission.

  • Assignment Name: OREDA Biogas Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: OREDA

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by OREDA for the identification and establishment of baseline scenario, estimation of baseline energy consumption, baseline emission and develop CDM-PoA Documentation (PoA-DD, CPA-DD, CPA-DD (Specific) and PCN) for household biogas project.

  • Assignment Name: CDM Feasibility for Cupola Foundry Units for Foundation for MSME Cluster

    Country: India Location within Country: Haryana

    Name of Client/Donor: MSME

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN was engaged by Foundation for MSME Cluster to undertake a sample study of five foundry units at Samalakha cluster to assess and evaluate their current status and ability to meet requirements of developing a CDM project of Bundling CERs achieved in units across clusters.

  • Assignment Name: 4 MW Scan Steel Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Scan Steel

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Scan Steel to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for Waste Heat Recovery based Captive power generation. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: 8 MW Waste Heat Recovery based Power Generation

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: MGM Steels Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: The project is a power generation by recovering the waste heat available in the hot flue gas emanated from DRI Kiln of sponge iron unit.

  • Assignment Name: 2 MW Waste Heat Recovery based Power Generation

    Country: India Location within Country: Chhattisgarh

    Name of Client/Donor: Nav Durga Fuels Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: The project is a power generation by recovering the waste heat available in the hot flue gas emanated from DRI Kiln of sponge iron unit.

  • Assignment Name: The Bundled Fly Ash Brick Project

    Country: India Location within Country: Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Orissa

    Name of Client/Donor: GTZ, EnBW and GK Energy Marketers India

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN along with GK Energy Marketers bundled more than 10 fly ash brick manufacturing industries across the three states (Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Orissa). The project is being carried out in collaboration with EnBW.

  • Assignment Name: The Bundled Solar Water Heater projects (Phase I & II)

    Country: India Location within Country: Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka

    Name of Client/Donor: GTZ,RWE Power Germany and GK Energy Marketers India

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN along with GK Energy Marketers a leading supplier of solar water heater in the Country and thirty other manufacturer and supplier of Solar water heater from different parts of the Country (clubbed with G K Energy Marketers) is developing CDM Projects comprising of more than 80000 square meter of installation across four states (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka) in two phases. The project is being carried out in collaboration with German Technical Cooperation. The project has received MoEF clearance and currently under UNFCCC consideration.

  • Assignment Name: Clean Development Mechanism projects for Biomass based thermal energy generation

    Country: India Location within Country: West Bengal

    Name of Client/Donor: Exodus Knitwear Pvt. Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Exodus Knitwear Pvt. Ltd. to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for Biomass based thermal energy generation. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: Clean Development Mechanism projects for Rice husk fired 1.2 MW Captive power generation

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Maa Durga Rice Products Pvt. Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Maa Durga Rice Products Pvt. Ltd .to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for Rice husk fired 1.2 MW Captive power generation. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: Clean Development Mechanism projects for Waste heat recovery based CPP

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: Shree Ganesh Metaliks Pvt. Ltd.

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN is engaged by Shree Ganesh Metaliks Pvt. Ltd .to advice on Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project for Waste Heat Recovery based Captive power generation. The scope includes establishing feasibility of the CDM project, development of Project Idea Note, developing baseline estimation and monitoring mechanism, development of Project Design Document, financial analysis on IRR with non CDM and CDM revenue, identification of buyer and contract finalization for sale of Certified Emission Reductions with international and national buyers and registration of the project with UNFCCC after due diligence from the Designated National Authority of India.

  • Assignment Name: Biomass Power Project- Ravi Metallics Limited

    Country: India Location within Country: Odisha

    Name of Client/Donor: GTZ,RWE Power Germany and Ravi Metallics Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: The project activity envisages implementation of 15 MW captive power generating unit utilising biomass (rice husk) at Sambalpur district of Orissa in India. The project is being carried out in collaboration with RWE Power Germany.

Forestry

  • Assignment Name: AR CDM Project for MAU Forest Complex and the Aberdares Range Ecosystem

    Country: Kenya Location within Country: Nairobi

    Name of Client/Donor: Investment and Venture Capital Ltd

    Narrative Description of Project: CTRAN has been engaged by Investment and Ventre Capital Ltd. For Identifying, Preparing and Registering the Carbon Credit Financing components for the Mau Forest complexand the Aberdares range ecosystem and follow up for Registration with UNFCCC.