Praj Industries receives national award

By | February 01, 2006
India-based Praj Industries Ltd., an alcohol technology and engineering company, recently accepted the National Award for Outstanding In-House Research and Development Achievements presented by India's Department of Science and Industrial Research. The award recognizes the company's contributions in the field of multi-feedstock ethanol production processes at its research facility Matrix: The Innovation Center. Matrix was established in 2002 to help create more productive processes in developing renewable energy. The outcome of recent research at Matrix is a facility called Smart Distillery, a plant capable of uninterrupted production of ethanol from sugarcane. EP