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Infosys to offer biofuel stoves Karnataka district

Infosys on company unveiled a project for distributing 43,000 bio-fuel cook stoves over next few months to 21,500 families in Karnataka's Koppal district

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Publish Date: Mar 29 2016 2:08PM | Updated Date: Mar 29 2016 2:10PM

Infosys to offer biofuel stoves Karnataka district

Infosys on company unveiled a project for distributing 43,000 bio-fuel cook stoves over next few months to 21,500 families in Karnataka's Koppal district.

 
In a statement, the IT firm said, “"The project will be implemented with NGO Samuha, which will train locals on using the stoves and build awareness among the families on their benefits.”
 
"We will support families to maintain eco-friendly stoves for many years," Infosys service offering head Suman Sasmal said.
 
Infosys aims to be a carbon neutral company by next two years and is focused on slashing its per capita electricity consumption by half.