Biomass Briquetting in Domestic Market

India being an agricultural country as well as an Industrially develop nation has good availability of the biomass raw-material as well as the good market for the sale of the finished products. Hence briquetting process is gaining a good popularity in India. Many investors are coming forward to make profits via this briquetting business. Several leading cities in India such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, and Jaipur have already have this business running in a full swing.

Briquetting plant Investors in India can get financial support from NGOs as well as Nationalized banks also they can avail deductions in income tax, depreciation, sales tax, VAT,  excise duty etc.

 
Sr  City  Population (2010 estimate)  Consumption Estimated  State
1 Mumbai  13,830,488 1976 Maharashtra
2 Delhi  12,565,190 1795 Delhi
3 Bangalore  5,438,560 777 Karnataka
4 Kolkata  5,138,280 734 West Bengal
5 Chennai  4,616,396 659 Tamil Nadu
6 Hyderabad  4,068,161 581 Andhra Pradesh
7 Ahmedabad  3,959,342 565 Gujarat
8 Pune  3,446,303 492 Maharashtra
9 Surat  3,344,315 478 Gujarat
10 Kanpur  3,221,345 460 Uttar Pradesh
11 Jaipur  3,210,507 458 Rajasthan
12 Lucknow  2,750,474 393 Uttar Pradesh
13 Nagpur  2,447,630 349 Maharashtra
14 Patna  1,875,257 267 Bihar
15 Indore  1,854,390 265 Madhya Pradesh
16 Thane  1,807,661 258 Maharashtra
17 Bhopal  1,792,320 256 Madhya Pradesh
18 Ludhiana  1,740,427 248 Punjab
19 Agra  1,686,679 241 Uttar Pradesh
20 Pimpri-Chinchwad  1,637,590 234 Maharashtra
21 Nashik  1,585,436 226 Maharashtra
22 Vadodara  1,539,248 219 Gujarat
23 Faridabad  1,521,506 218 Haryana
24 Ghaziabad  1,505,589 215 Uttar Pradesh
25 Rajkot  1,456,118 208 Gujarat
26 Meerut  1,404,372 200 Uttar Pradesh
27 Kalyan-Dombivali  1,342,482 192 Maharashtra
28 Navi Mumbai  1,268,847 181 Maharashtra
29 Amritsar  1,224,166 175 Punjab
30 Varanasi  1,211,981 173 Uttar Pradesh
31 Aurangabad  1,208,528 172 Maharashtra
32 Solapur  1,163,473 166 Maharashtra
33 Allahabad  1,142,272 163 Uttar Pradesh
34 Jabalpur  1,082,479 154 Madhya Pradesh
35 Srinagar  1,081,652 154 Jammu and Kashmir
36 Ranchi  1,073,646 153 Jharkhand
37 Visakhapatnam  1,065,539 152 Andhra Pradesh
38 Chandigarh  1,064,171 152 Chandigarh
39 Mysore  1,042,435 149 Karnataka
40 Howrah  1,034,892 148 West Bengal
41 Jodhpur  1,026,401 146 Rajasthan
42 Guwahati  1,022,660 146 Assam
43 Coimbatore  1,016,438 145 Tamil Nadu
44 Vijayawada  985,373 141 Andhra Pradesh
45 Mira-Bhayandar  985,270 141 Maharashtra
46 Gwalior  943,527 135 Madhya Pradesh
47 Hubballi-Dharwad  904,619 129 Karnataka
48 Bhubaneswar  904,252 129 Orissa
49 Jalandhar  903,149 129 Punjab
50 Salem  895,838 128 Tamil Nadu
51 Madurai  889,250 127 Tamil Nadu
52 Aligarh  869,491 124 Uttar Pradesh
53 Bhiwandi  865,757 123 Maharashtra
54 Kota  844,738 120 Rajasthan
55 Bareilly  837,456 119 Uttar Pradesh
56 Thiruvananthapuram  830,493 118 Kerala
57 Moradabad  828,065 188 Uttar Pradesh
58 Tiruchirappalli  819,383 117 Tamil Nadu
59 Raipur  779,427 111 Chhattisgarh
60 Gorakhpur  730,648 104 Uttar Pradesh
61 Bhilai  725,177 103 Chhattisgarh
62 Jamshedpur  677,492 97 Jharkhand
63 Amravati  674,367 69 Maharashtra
64 Cuttack  663,570 95 Orissa
65 Rajpur Sonarpur  642,547 92 West Bengal
66 Bikaner  636,234 91 Rajasthan
67 Bhavnagar  611,180 87 Gujarat
68 Warangal  595,267 85 Andhra Pradesh
69 Siliguri  579,281 83 West Bengal
70 Ulhasnagar  575,008 82 Maharashtra
71 Kolhapur  570,120 81 Maharashtra
72 Dehradun  567,690 81 Uttarakhand
73 Jammu  567,553 81 Jammu and Kashmir
74 Sangli-Miraj & Kupwad  565,107 81 Maharashtra
75 Nanded  559,286 80 Maharashtra
76 Ajmer  556,199 79 Rajasthan
77 Durgapur  549,382 78 West Bengal
78 Gulbarga  546,545 78 Karnataka
79 Guntur  544,271 78 Andhra Pradesh
80 Jamnagar  540,735 77 Gujarat
81 Bhatpara  537,649 77 West Bengal
82 Saharanpur  528,257 75 Uttar Pradesh
83 South Dumdum  525,590 75 West Bengal
84 Jalgaon  515,859 73 Maharashtra
85 Noida  504,482 72 Uttar Pradesh
86 Maheshtala  502,727 72 West Bengal
87 Korba  501,685 71 Chhattisgarh
88 Asansol  501,140 71 West Bengal
89 Ujjain  489,223 70 Madhya Pradesh
90 Gaya  481,318 69 Bihar
91 Malegaon  467,719 67 Maharashtra
92 Tirunelveli  466,396 66 Tamil Nadu
93 Udaipur  465,219 66 Rajasthan
94 Belgaum  465,017 66 Karnataka
95 Akola  465,280 67 Maharashtra
96 Davanagere  464,369 68 Karnataka
97 Tirupur  463,899 66 Tamil Nadu
98 Ahmadnagar  455,381 65 Maharashtra
99 Jhansi  449,638 64 Uttar Pradesh
100 Bokaro  445,518 63 Jharkhand
101 Kozhikode  440,637 63 Kerala
102 Mangalore  439,284 63 Karnataka
103 Kollam  436,242 62 Kerala
104 Nellore  433,090 61 Andhra Pradesh
105 Gopalpur  419,868 60 West Bengal
106 Latur  418,193 59 Maharashtra
107 Lalbahadur Nagar  418,520 60 Andhra Pradesh
108 Panihati  417,969 59 West Bengal
109 Brahmapur  415,274 60 Orissa
110 Ambattur  413,549 59 Tamil Nadu
111 Dhule  398,292 57 Maharashtra
112 Quthbullapur  397,672 57 Andhra Pradesh
113 Tumakuru  396,460 56 Karnataka
114 Muzaffarnagar  393,564 55 Uttar Pradesh
115 Bhilwara  392,250 56 Rajasthan
116 Bhagalpur  385,994 55 Bihar
117 Shivamogga  382,578 54 Karnataka
118 Mathura  380,337 54 Uttar Pradesh
119 Muzaffarpur  368,120 52 Bihar
120 Patiala  363,065 51 Punjab
121 Bellary  359,448 51 Karnataka
122 Rohtak  357,580 50 Haryana
123 Singrauli  356,452 51 Madhya Pradesh
124 Kamarhati  355,433 51 West Bengal
125 Hisar  351,676 50 Haryana
126 Chandrapur  350,722 50 Maharashtra
127 Shahjahanpur  344,727 49 Uttar Pradesh
128 Bally  344,253 49 West Bengal
129 Firozabad  342,546 48 Uttar Pradesh
130 Nala Sopara  340,521 48 Maharashtra
131 Panipat  334,414 47 Haryana
132 Thrissur  332,514 47 Kerala
133 Nizamabad  331,170 46 Andhra Pradesh
134 Parbhani  330,661 47 Maharashtra
135 Bilaspur  324,471 46 Chhattisgarh
136 Kulti  322,770 46 West Bengal
137 Etawah  321,023 45 Uttar Pradesh
138 Bardhaman  319,855 45 West Bengal
139 Alwar  313,434 44 Rajasthan
140 Darbhanga  312,557 44 Bihar
141 Rampur  312,616 45 Uttar Pradesh
142 Naihati  308,095 44 West Bengal
143 Kakinada  305,404 43 Andhra Pradesh
144 Aizawl  304,580 43 Mizoram
145 Dewas  304,758 42 Madhya Pradesh
146 Mau  303,518 43 Uttar Pradesh
147 Satna  302,078 43 Madhya Pradesh
148 Jalna  297,279 42 Maharashtra
149 Sonipat  295,696 42 Haryana
150 Kurnool  295,700 43 Andhra Pradesh
151 Ichalkaranji  294,371 42 Maharashtra
152 Rajahmundry  293,415 41 Andhra Pradesh
153 Durg  289,682 41 Chhattisgarh
154 Hapur  286,309 40 Uttar Pradesh
155 Deoli  285,003 41 Delhi
156 Ozhukarai  282,373 40 Puducherry
157 Tirupati  282,218 40 Andhra Pradesh
158 Gandhinagar  282,353 39 Gujarat
159 Bathinda  276,144 39 Punjab
160 Avadi  271,538 38 Tamil Nadu
161 Baranagar  270,193 38 West Bengal
162 Nangloi Jat  267,657 37 Delhi
163 Karimnagar  266,847 38 Andhra Pradesh
164 Srirampur  265,891 37 West Bengal
165 Bijapur  264,780 37 Karnataka
166 Sagar  264,329 38 Madhya Pradesh
167 Bharatpur  263,285 37 Rajasthan
168 Anantapur  260,494 37 Andhra Pradesh
169 Sri Ganganagar  259,517 36 Rajasthan
170 Kapra  258,907 36 Andhra Pradesh
171 Bihar Sharif  257,637 37 Bihar
172 Ratlam  257,115 37 Madhya Pradesh
173 Farrukhabad  256,282 35 Uttar Pradesh
174 Raichur  256,906 36 Karnataka
175 North Dumdum  254,877 36 West Bengal
176 Ramagundam  252,088 36 Andhra Pradesh
177 Tiruvottiyur  252,828 35 Tamil Nadu
178 Hosapete  251,789 36 Karnataka
179 Bidar  251,045 35 Karnataka
180 Arrah  249,454 35 Bihar
181 Loni  249,626 36 Uttar Pradesh
182 Kochi  249,170 35 Kerala
183 Uluberia  248,689 35 West Bengal
184 Dhanbad  247,125 34 Jharkhand
185 Bidhan Nagar  246,445 35 West Bengal
186 Rewa  243,909 34 Madhya Pradesh
187 New Delhi  241,647 34 Delhi
188 Pali  240,973 35 Rajasthan
189 Navghar  238,430 34 Maharashtra
190 Purnia  238,540 34 Bihar
191 Imphal  237,370 33 Manipur
192 Mirzapur  237,681 34 Uttar Pradesh