Uttam Sugar Mills has received approval for setting up of ‘Incineration Boiler’ at Barkatpur Unit of the Company. The proposed capacity addition is 90 lakh BL per annum (p.a.) from existing capacity of 450 lakh BL p.a. The period within which the proposed capacity is to be added is by May 2020. The Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on August 07, 2019 has approved the same.
The Central Government is encouraging mixing of ethanol with fuel as the same is eco-friendly and saves foreign exchange for the Country. Keeping in view the Government’s policy, increased demand of Ethanol at National level and also to comply with the Pollution Norms, the Company has decided to install ‘Incineration Boiler’.
Uttam Sugar Mills is engaged in production of sugar, Ethanol and generation of power. The company has four sugar plants, which are located in northern India. One plant is located in the state of Uttarakhand and three plants in the state of Uttar Pradesh.