Raising young innovators through

conceptual Research & Experience

REC Innovation Platform

REC innovation platform is a joint collaboration by Startup Incubation and Innovation Center, IIT Kanpur and Rural Electrification Corporation Limited that aims to empower and aware student innovators in the field of renewable energy, agritech, and biotechnology. Through this project, IIT Kanpur extends support and mentoring to 20 government institutions in Uttar Pradesh who undergo a rigorous conceptual research and experience program followed by mentoring on the finer points of research and innovation in the respective fields.

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Projects To Be Supported

  • Carbon Black Extraction from Environmental Pollution Agents

    Name of the College - Rajkiya Engineering College, Mainpuri.

    Name of the Team Members- Sidhant Kumar Nishad , Deepshikha Dwivedi & Amit Verma.

    Brief Description About The Project - Black carbon is a global environmental problem that has negative implications for both human health and our climate. Inhalation of black carbon is associated with health problems including respiratory and cardiovascular disease, cancer, and even birth defects. The team has come up with a solution wherein black carbon will be extracted from industrial gases with the help of a cyclone separator (which has zeolite coated inside).