About NGIC 2022

HP Green R&D Centre embarked on an innovation drive in 2019 with an objective to encourage students in India to come up with new and innovative ideas to address modern world challenges such as rising energy demands, environmental pollution and growing consumerism.

To support this initiative, HPCL is organizing “New Generation Ideation Contest” providing a golden platform for the students and young researchers to share their innovative solutions for the upcoming challenges.

The third edition of the contest was launched in 2021 wherein three entries were selected as winners in the Undergraduate Category, and six entries in the Open Category; whereas, five ideas were awarded commendation prizes. In 2022, HP Green R&D Centre is all set to launch the fourth edition of the innovation drive - New Generation Ideation Contest 2022.

In this edition also, various innovative ideas are welcomed from researchers, post graduate scholars and under graduate scholars from across the country in the 10 Themes: Circular economy, artificial intelligence, waste to fuels / chemicals, petroleum refining, hydrogen, CO2 capture & conversion, advanced energy storage materials / devices, polymer and petrochemicals, novel materials, general