MACS-Agarkar Research Institute, Pune is an autonomous institute of DST, Government of India. ARI has the know-how for the technology related to the enhanced anaerobic digestion and biogas generation from rice straw. GPS Renewables is a cleantech firm that focuses on bio-methanation technologies. 

ARI and GPSR agreed to carry out collaborative work on improvement, demonstration, and scaling up ARI’s technology to make commercially viable products/ processes. ARI and GPSR signed the technology transfer and collaboration agreement on 18th Nov 2022. has played an important role in finalizing the term sheet for know-how transfer, deal structuring, and agreement drafting.