2015 Sustainability Action Report
The report gives an overview of our work areas and highlights the impact that we made in terms of saving resources, generating renewable energy and creating insight on sustainability issues in 2015. It contains details of our adherence to UN Global Compact Principles in addition to our Business Responsibility Report.
iZLD: An optimization approach for Zero Liquid Discharge
Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) is usually seen as being capital intensive with upfront investment. In reality, ZLD is about optimizing long term operating cost. iZLD is an offering developed by cKinetics that helps arrive at the optimal mix between upfront investment and ongoing expenses.
Smart Cities Maturity Model estimates market at $40-50 billion
The Smart City Maturity Model developed by the cKinetics Market Intelligence team, Sustainability Outlook, establishes metrics that can be applied to a Smart City for gauging resilience. The model has been used to gauge the market in India to be at $40-50 billion in the next few years.
Financing Decentralized Renewable Energy Minigrids
cKinetics is leading an effort to identify pathways to bridge the mismatch and gap between the supply of capital and the demand of capital for rural Decentralized Renewable Energy mini-grids. The work involves engaging along with ESCOs to design business models that are geared towards distributed operations.
2014 Sustainability Action Report
The Sustainability Action Report and Communication on Progress to the UN Global Compact (UNGC) highlights the energy, water and chemical resources the firm has been able to help save. It also features details on the Solar DRE mini-grids that it has been able to facilitate, newer IP that has been created and other key achievements of the last 12 months.