Enabling Net Zero

Enabling Net Zero along the Entire Value Chain

The Energy Consortium – IIT Madras along with its affiliates in the institute will Net Zero through expert assistance in education, training, innovation & implementation.

Highlights of the prominent contributing entities are provided below.


  • Education & awareness programs for government & industry
  • Global Research Fellow
  • Young International Faculty
  • Integrated international Master’s program in energy systems
  • Seminars & conferences

Research & innovation

  • 7 Centres of Excellence related to Energy & Net Zero
  • National Centre for Combustion Research & Development (NCCRD)
  • EnERG Lab
  • IITM Research Park
  • Centre for Innovation (CFI)
  • Incubation cell
  • Indo-German Centre for Sustainability (IGCS)

Capacity building

  • NIRMAAN – a pre-incubator for startups
  • Internships
  • Training
  • Placements

Implementation & scaling