Autonomy

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Autonomy

The state in which a company is not a subsidiary, department or other subdivision of another company. That is, an autonomous company is completely independent. Autonomy should not be confused with an autonomous expenditure or with autonomous consumption.
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UPM is completely self sufficient in power production, producing 100 MW of power in two boilers and two turbines.
It is considering putting in a third boiler and generator to burn bark and mill waste, which would make the mill 100% self sufficient.
The Sentry 5000 was designed and developed by Titan to be a smaller, completely self sufficient "first response" unit that will provide vital services in situations such as manmade or natural disasters.
Summary: An exclusive village named 'Pratibandi' and dedicated to the specially abled children near Kolkata is creating waves by making these children self reliant and self sufficient.