Hyderabad, Sept.8 (Hydnow): GITAM Deemed to be University, Hyderabad has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Korean Esco-RTS and Archmedes Green Energy Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad (India) here on Wednesday to launch an International Energy Joint Research Development Program (IEJRDP).
This entire project with a budget of about $ 60,000 USD (Rs.40 lakhs) is funded by the Government of South Korean.
Prof. K.Rajagopal, Former Vice-Chancellor, JNTU Hyderabad, the Principal Investigator, and Prof. N.Siva Prasad, Pro Vice-Chancellor, GITAM, Hyderabad have signed on the documents and exchanged in the presence of Sri Surya Prakash Gajjalla, CEO, Archmedes Green Energy and DVVSR Varma, Resident Director, GITAM, Hyderabad.
The objective of the project is to evaluate the performance of innovative small wind turbines and to study the feasibility of various locations in southern tropical regions of India.
The technical support of design and development will be done by the Korean Company and the manufacturing of the turbine by Archmedes Green Energy Pvt. Ltd. GITAM will evaluates its performance.
It is proposed to install about 20 turbines at various locations in southern region. The design of the small wind turbine is unique Archmedes spiral blade which is different from the other wind turbines, the release added. (Hydnow)