REPA Award 2015: Telangana has been declared as winner to receive an award in the category for Best State of India for Energy Security, Governance and Sustainability for the REPA Awards 2015.
The awards were constituted by the Renewable Energy Promotion Association (REPA) and its publication ENERTIA, one of Asia’s premier journals on sustainable energy and power.
In a communiqué to the Chief Minister Sri K Chandrashekar Rao, the co-chairman and convenor of Jury, ‘REPA State Awards 2015’, mentioned that the eminent jury panel recognized that Telangana has achieved the State Installed Capacity of 9,500 MW.
The ‘REPA State Awards 2015’ were adjudicated by an eminent jury panel under the Chairmanship of Professor A. G. Iyer, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher, ENERTIA, President of REPA and ENERTIA Foundation.
Other eminent members of the jury include K. Ravi Kumar, Former CMD, BHEL and Prakasam Tata, Executive Director, Centre for Transformation of Waste Technology, Illinois, USA
What is REPA
Renewable Energy Promotion Association (REPA) is India’s First Ever and only professional (public-private) Not-for-Profit Body and Umbrella Association for Renewable Energy established U/s 25 of Companies Act 1956.
REPA’s mandate is to conduct research, studies, training, and management, Establish Educational Institution(s) of Excellence imparting training and Education in the field of renewable Energy and other related subjects, arrange Conferences, Conclaves, Congresses, Expositions, Organize, hold, institute and promote Media Discussions / Forums / Programs / Interfaces in all spheres of renewable energy and energy efficiency and issues connected with the same.