Aims to become zero-emission

India’s oldest engineering college IIT Roorkee set to get smart campus, aims to become zero-emission

India Today

The Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) started off its smart campus development project with the groundbreaking ceremony of the ABB microgrid with battery energy storage at the campus. This is part of the larger R&D collaboration as per a MoU signed between ABB and IIT Roorkee in July 2018. The agreement for technology collaboration also includes the creation of a Smart Grid Resource Center, joint R&D facilities, and support for Ph.D. students.