Ahmedabad, 20 December 2022, Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL), the renewable energy arm of the diversified Adani portfolio Companies has received the Zero Waste to Landfill (ZWL) certification for 100% of its operating capacity. This assessment was undertaken by Intertek, which delivers innovative and bespoke assurance, testing, inspection and certification solutions. The robust audit procedure by Intertek was undertaken on the data / information until FY 22.
This certification validates that AGEL has in place a fully effective waste management system for all its operational sites. AGEL has successfully achieved the Landfill Diversion Rate of 99%. Ever since AGEL undertook the target to become a Zero-Waste-to-Landfill (ZWL) Certified Company for its 100% of operating capacity by 2024-25, it has complied with all applicable EHS requirements and ensured that waste material is disposed in the most environmentally sound manner.
AGEL implements thorough waste management processes across all operating business sites to address the challenges related to environment protection and health of people. The company further aims to minimize waste generation and at the same time strives to practice reuse and recycle of materials directly and through authorized vendors. AGEL’s best practices include involvement and commitment of people from across all levels within the organization, inculcating required storage & disposal practices of hazardous and non-hazardous waste, standardized waste management policy across all operating sites.