• Exposure Visit to Jetwing Blue

    We recently conducted two exposure visits to the Jetwing Blue biogas unit and other renewable initiatives as well as their organic farming plot. The exposure visit was organised for officials from the Department of Local Authorities in North Western Province (NWP) officials from the Western Province Waste Management Authority and officials from the NWP engineering […]

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  • Promoting Biogas among Local Technical Officers for Greener and Sustainable Construction Efforts

    Janathakshan Gte Ltd and People in Need, Cz conducted a biogas awareness and promotional workshop on renewable energy, biogas and waste management for 65 technical officers on July 29, 2016 at the Western Province Waste Management Authority. The technical officers belonged to local authorities in Western Province and are those in-charge of construction. The workshop […]

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  • RDB Western Province: We look forward to granting more loans for renewable energy projects

    The Regional Development Bank (RDB) in Western Province has granted a loan for LKR 200,000 to a piggery-owner, Ruwan Kumara living in Kaduwela to construct a bio-digester system. This was the first loan of its kind granted to a domestic stakeholder for renewable energy purposes at an annual interest rate of 7.8% through the EU […]

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  • Janathakshan (Gte) Ltd and People In Need, Cz Commemorate World Environment Day

    Janathakshan (Gte) Ltd and People In Need, Czech Republic partook at the Agriculture Fair and Exhibition in Batticaloa in commemoration of World Environment Day 2016. Funded by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and International Finance Corporation, many government and non-governmental organisations took part at this event. These organisations included the Department of […]

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  • International Workshop on Small and Medium-Scale Biogas: Innovations Driving Effective Growth of the Biogas Sector

    Asia is the centre of domestic biogas development with close to 50 million operational units installed. Medium scale biogas is taking increasingly on significance, especially as waste management solution, with thousands of installations in such facilities as hotels, textile and food-processing factories, public buildings and markets. People in Need (PIN) has been supporting this development in Cambodia and Sri […]

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