Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility, won twin honours at the recently held Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP) Awards 2019 in Delhi. While the company won the ‘Company Category Award’ for best performing utility having integrated operation in generation, transmission and distribution, Ashok Sethi was felicitated with the ‘Individual Category Award’ for excellent contribution in power sector development by R.K. Singh, Union Minister of State for Power, New and Renewable Energy.
The awards recognized Tata Power’s contribution to the nation’s economy, demonstrated through leadership in all facets of the power sector including generation, transmission, distribution, trading and skill development.
Speaking on this achievement, Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power said, “We are extremely proud to receive this prestigious recognition from CBIP and deeply thank them for these awards. This motivates us to continue our commitment towards creating and developing cutting-edge projects that will help us contribute to the growth of the Indian power industry.”
Commenting on his win, Ashok Sethi, Executive Director, Tata Power, said, “It is an honour to receive this award from the CBIP. It will encourage me to keep evolving and continue to contribute to the power industry development significantly.”
CBIP has been recognizing the outstanding contribution of various organizations, stakeholders and professionals since its inception in 1927 and promoting excellence in the water, power and renewable energy sectors.