Services rendered

Services rendered
Services rendered



The institute plays an active role in technology transfer activities. It conducts training courses on construction, maintenance, handling and trouble shooting of different models of improved stoves through a package program in or outside the Institute.


Training courses on biogas technology are also offered by the institute through a package program.


IFRD plays a worth mentioning role in awareness creating activities for popularizing appropriate technologies. Seminar and Exhibition named as Application and Dissemination of Appropriate Technologies Developed in the Country is conducted by IFRD, sponsored by the Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology.


The institute renders consultancy services on Improved stoves, Biogas and also on Solar and Wind technologies to the GO, NGO, educational institutes, science clubs etc. It also renders advisory services to BSTI.


IFRD offers training courses on Improved stoves and biogas technologies to GO, NGO, educational institutes and science clubs in urban and rural areas in a view to women and gender developments and poverty alleviation.


One of the routine activities of this institute is to help entrepreneurs and industrialists to solve industrial problems by the well trained scientists and technicians of the institute.


Scientists of this institute also pay visit to different industries to see for themselves different industrial problems and solve those in the sites.


The institute plays an important role on human resource development by supervising the research work of post graduate students studying in different universities. Scientists of the institute visit various research organizations, universities home and abroad to present their research papers and also for exchanging their knowledge and views.


The institute also organizes national & international seminars, workshops on various scientific issues related with renewable energy by inviting experts from home and abroad.