The student innovators at IIT-KGP asked to go green

As the world gears up to celebrate Earth Day on April 22 and mark the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970 IIT Kharagpur has already taken steps to ensure that all the technical innovations by its wannabe student entrepreneurs champions the cause of protection of environment.

The students have been asked to design their innovation in a way that it goes green right from the stage of sourcing for material to delivering finished products and services to end users.  

And to send this message among the students Rajendra Mishra School of Engineering Entrepreneurship, IIT Kharagpur in association with FICCI Quality Forum, New Delhi, organised a symposium on ‘Engineering green innovation and entrepreneurship towards a sustainable world’ on March 8 and March 9, 2017.

Over 100 student innovators from IIT Kharagpur and from other engineering colleges across Bengal participated in a workshop designed to enable stude