The world is constantly in search for renewable, non-polluting and cost effective power solutions. One such solution is hydroelectricity. Construction equipment manufactured by Ajax Fiori Engineering (I) Pvt. Ltd. has been used in the construction of large number of hydroelectric projects. A few of these are mentioned below, but first, a brief summary of the benefits of hydroelectricity.
- is non-polluting
- is renewable
- can reduce the amounts spent on oil imports
- can be an important source of revenue for a country. In Bhutan, hydroelectricity has become one of, if not the most important revenue source today
- Offers means of responding within seconds to changes in load demand
- Offers benefits for irrigation, and this is important in a country like India, where such a huge population is engaged in agriculture.
- NBM&CW May 2006