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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

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Open Access Journal

International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

ISSN : 2456-1290 (Online)

Call For Paper : Vol 11, Issue 05, May 2024
Status of Green Supply Chain Management Practices in Power Companies

Author : Sheetal Soda 1 Anish Sachdeva 2 R K Garg 3

Date of Publication :7th June 2016

Abstract: Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) finds its extensive application in power industry, and has the potential to deliver cleaner energy, coupled with economic gains for the practicing organization. The research study is focused on the power companies of Punjab (India) to examine the deployment of green practices in the implementation of GSCM. This study presents one of the earliest efforts to undertake a survey on the subject of GSCM implementation in Indian power companies. Six factors considered for examining the status of GSCM in power industry. The result of study shows that the Green Organizational Culture and Government Regulations are the most important factors in propagating GSCM culture in the power companies and Green Energy Promotion and Green Awareness are the least important factors

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