January 04, 2018

Tata Power Delhi Distribution conferred with the 'Best Performing Power Distribution Utility' award at the Central Board of Irrigation and Power Awards 2018

2. Tata Power Delhi Distribution (Tata Power-DDL) has been conferred with the prestigious 'Best Performing Power Distribution Utility' Award by the Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP). The award was presented by Dr Satya Pal Singh, Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation to Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power-DDL, during the CBIP Awards 2018 in New Delhi. Also present on the occasion, Girish Dattatray Mahajan, Minister for Medical Education, Water Resources and Command Area Development, Government of Maharashtra, and Pushpendra Singh, Minister of State (Energy), Government of Rajasthan; Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Secretary, Ministry of Power, GoI, and Upendra Prasad Singh, Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, GoI.

Dr Satya Pal Singh, Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, presents the 'Best Performing Power Distribution Utility' award to Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power-DDL, at the CBIP Day function in New Delhi

Tata Power-DDL has been awarded for its outstanding contribution towards nation building by providing reliable and cost effective electricity for socio-economic and industrial development through optimisation of resources in the distribution sector.

The CBIP has been presenting awards since its inception in 1927 to recognise organisations, stakeholders and professionals for their outstanding contributions in the development of power, renewable energy and water resources sectors.

Speaking on the recognition Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power-DDL, said, “We are honoured to receive the prestigious award by the CBIP. The recognition is a reflection of our commitment to provide world-class power with highest standards of service to our customers. I would take this opportunity to acknowledge the efforts of Tata Power-DDL employees for their commitment to deliver exceptional work.”

Tata Power-DDL has won several national and international accolades for its pioneering efforts in power distribution reforms including national awards for ‘Meritorious Performance in Power Sector’, ‘Promotion/Facilitation for Roof-Top Solar’, CII Awards for ‘Excellence in Energy Management’, ‘Industrial Innovation Award’, amongst others.