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Biomass resource potential in Jharkhand

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Total biomass potential

Biomass
Type

Area
(kHa)

Crop Production (kT/Yr)

Biomass Generation (kT/Yr)

Biomass Surplus (kT/Yr)*

Power Potential (MWe)*

Agro-residue

1850.3

2459.5

3644.9

890.0

106.7

Forest and Wasteland residue

3506.8

0.0

4876.6

3249.8

455.0

Total

5357.1

2459.5

8521.5

4139.8

561.7

Biomass potential from agro-residues

District

Area
(kHa)

Crop Production (kT/Yr)

Biomass Generation (kT/Yr)

Biomass Surplus (kT/Yr)*

Power Potential (MWe)*

Bokaro

44.3

53.9

87.0

21.0

2.5

Chatra

44.0

82.8

90.7

22.3

2.8

Deoghar

60.3

97.1

159.7

39.5

4.7

Dhanbad

39.5

43.1

73.3

19.0

2.2

Dumka

163.7

265.0

446.9

104.3

12.4

East Singhbhum

158.8

141.9

239.8

64.2

7.5

Garhwa

76.1

81.5

131.3

30.3

3.8

Giridih

77.3

118.7

171.9

43.1

5.2

Godda

62.8

72.3

121.2

27.2

3.3

Gumla

246.9

291.7

385.4

94.6

11.3

Hazaribagh

107.1

239.4

271.8

63.1

7.8

Kodarma

21.0

42.2

48.0

11.2

1.4

Lohardaga

48.3

64.6

90.1

21.5

2.6

Pakaur

58.1

84.8

145.7

37.0

4.4

Palamu

160.2

189.0

278.4

64.9

8.0

Ranchi

234.5

388.0

562.6

139.4

16.6

Sahibganj

42.9

69.4

117.6

29.2

3.5

West Singhbhum

204.4

134.2

223.5

58.3

6.8

Total

1850.3

2459.5

3644.9

890.0

106.7

Biomass potential from forest and wasteland

District

Area
(kHa)

Biomass Generation
(kT/Yr)

Biomass Surplus
(kT/Yr)*

Power Potential
(MWe)*

Bokaro

107.8

173.6

115.7

16.2

Chatra

190.0

240.6

160.4

22.5

Deoghar

32.7

46.6

31.0

4.3

Dhanbad

50.1

70.2

46.8

6.6

Dumka

123.1

198.7

132.4

18.5

East Singhbhum

125.1

111.3

74.2

10.4

Garhwa

371.8

545.5

363.5

50.9

Giridih

186.6

251.7

167.7

23.5

Godda

57.5

72.2

48.1

6.7

Gumla

366.2

533.5

355.5

49.8

Hazaribagh

307.1

447.8

298.4

41.8

Kodarma

96.5

134.4

89.5

12.5

Lohardaga

89.1

97.5

65.0

9.1

Pakaur

47.0

66.3

44.2

6.2

Palamu

435.7

435.7

435.7

435.7

Ranchi

287.6

397.4

264.8

37.1

Sahibganj

86.2

132.5

88.3

12.4

Total

3506.8

4876.6

3249.8

455.0

* The biomass surplus and power potential data is as per National Biomass Resource Atlas (2002-04) project of MNRE executed by CGPL, IISc Bangalore

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