GCPC

30th November 2021
30th November 2021

1998

Established as a cell of Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) (1998)

2003

Established as a node of Environmental Information System (ENVIS) supported by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India

Declaration of Cleaner Production Award (For Small & Medium Scale Sector) by the  Forests and Environment Department, Government of Gujarat

2004

Declaration of Financial Assistance for Cleaner Production under Gujarat Industrial Policy-2004 by Industries Comissionerate, Government of Gujarat

2005

Up-gradation from ENVIS Node to ENVIS Centre by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India.

Cleaner Production has been included as a subject in course curriculum of B.E. and M.E. Environment in colleges of Gujarat

2007

Declaration of Cleaner Production Award For (Large Scale Sector) by the Forests & Environment Department, Government of Gujarat

2008

Establishment of Gujarat Cleaner Production Centre (GCPC) as a separate organization by  Industries and Mines Department, Government of Gujarat

Registered as a society under Society Act 1860 and Public Trust Act 1950

2009

Declaration of Financial Assistance for Cleaner Production under Gujarat Industrial Policy, 2009 by Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat

2010

Signing of MoU between GIZ, UNIDO, GIDC and GCPC for planning and development of Eco Industrial Parks in Gujarat at Naroda and Vatva

2012

Signing of MoU between GIZ and GCPC to conduct a Pilot Project on Capacity Building on Eco Industrial Park Development in Gujarat

GCPC becomes a regular member of RECPnet- Resource Efficient & Cleaner Production Network of UNIDO, Vienna, Austria

2013

Established a training centre at GCPC head office, Gandhinagar

Established Local Cleaner Production Centres (LCPCs) at Naroda, Vapi and Surat Industrial Estates

2014

GCPC became Regular Member of Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN), operational arm of UNFCCC hosted by UNEP & UNIDO

2015

Declaration of Financial Assistance for Cleaner Production under Gujarat Industrial Policy,2015 by Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat

Contributed for India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution working towards climate justice to meet the climate mitigation goals 2030 by UNFCCC

GCPC working as an Environmental Advisor to Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) to solve environmental issues of GIDC Industrial Estates, Gujarat

GCPC and UNIDO jointly launched RECP Pilot Project to Foster Eco-Industrial Development in Eco Industrial Parks of India, at Dahej and Nandesari, Gujarat, India

Preparation of Best Available Techniques (BAT) reference documents for Textile and Pulp and Paper Sectors for Gujarat jointly with UBA, Germany, GIZ, Germany, GPCB and GCPC (Project Kick of Meeting)

2016

Established RECP Hub at Dahej & Nandesari Industrial Estate under the Pilot Project on Eco Industrial Park Development awarded by UNIDO

2017

GCPC has been elected as “Representative of Asia – Pacific Region” of RECPnet of UNIDO.

GCPC- ENVIS center became “Recourse Partner” of Environmental Information System (ENVIS), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India .

GCPC – ENVIS recognized as a training center for “Cleaner Production Assessor” (for Master trainers) by skill Development Mission, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India

GCPC Collaborated with world Resource Institute on Aggregated Clean Energy Interventions for industrial Park(s) for “Renewable Energy opportunities in Naroda Industrial Estate