One day training on “Briquette Making”
One day training was organized at the premises of Foundation for Sustainable Technologies (FoST), at Thamel where BW2V team got orientation and hands on training on “Briquette Production”. With the main motive of promoting the zero waste and sustainable green technology, BW2V is going to start the briquette production. The training begun with an overview of solid waste management and green technology as an alternative source of energy. Sanu Kaji Shrestha, founder of FoST gave briefing and hands on training on briquette making. He also shared his experiences he gained throughout his journey in waste and energy sectors. Information on raw materials, use of briquette machine, production of briquettes and marketing were the subject matter covered during the training session. The team members had practical knowledge on briquette production and at the end of the training, briquettes have been made by the team. Knowledge acquired in the training by the BW2V staffs will be utilized in producing the briquettes in BW2V’s facility, which will help to achieve its zero waste goals. The way forward is now to work practically, start projects and shout out loud for zero waste!