In July 2004, the city was venerated with the first mega-kitchen built in advanced technology which served as a model for the later Akshaya Patra kitchens.
- Bio Gas stoves that use briquettes which are made up of agricultural waste like groundnut shell, husk, saw dust, tamarind fibre and the like
Effluent Treatment Plant/ Sewage treatment Plant that treats wastewater with ‘effluent’ before it is released into the environment
Rain water harvesting
Solar lights and solar heater to prevent wastage of energy