Awards to NHPC
NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company was awarded “CBIP Award for Best Performing Utility in Hydropower Sector” at CBIP Awards on CBIP Day on 04 January 2019 in New Delhi. The award was given for outstanding contribution to the nation for development and efficient operation of Hydropower Plants in the country besides contribution for development of Hydropower in the neighboring countries. Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC & Shri Janardan Choudhary, Director (Technical), NHPC received the award on behalf of NHPC from Shri R.K. Singh, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New & Renewable energy. Shri Devineni Uma Maheshwara Rao, Hon’ble Minister of Water Resources, Government of Andhra Pradesh; Shri A. K. Bhalla, Secretary, Ministry of Power; Shri U.P. Singh , Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation; Shri S. Masood Husain, President, CBIP & Chairman, Central Water Commission and Shri V.K. Kanjlia, Secretary, CBIP were also present on the occasion. The CBIP Awards recognize outstanding contributions by organizations and individuals involved in formulation of policies and programmes and their implementation, research & development, design, execution, management, operation & maintenance, renovation & modernization, manufacturing of equipment and capacity building in furthering the cause of Water ...
Shri Balraj Joshi, Chairman & Managing Director receiving the IPSE trophy for ‘Leadership in PSE’ at the 4th IPSE Awards 2018- India Public Sector Enterprises Awards for Excellence Shri Balraj Joshi, Chairman & Managing Director, NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company and a ‘Mini Ratna’ Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India has been awarded as ‘Winner’ of IPSE Trophy for ‘Leadership in PSE’ at the 4th IPSE Awards 2018- India Public Sector Enterprises Awards for Excellence held at New Delhi on 18th July 2018. Shri Joshi received the award from noted activist Smt. Neera Shastri. Shri Joshi has been given this prestigious award for his outstanding contribution to NHPC and to the cause of Hydro power sector at large. During his distinguished career spanning over 35 years, Shri Joshi has contributed to NHPC’s development by serving many projects namely Salal, Dul Hasti, Kurichu Project (Bhutan), Teesta-V, Teesta Low Dam-III & IV, Parbati-III, Chutak, Chamera-III, Parbati-II etc. He has also been associated with NHPC’s Consultancy assignments for many projects as 1200 MW Tamanthi and 880 MW Shwezaye in Myanmar, 720 MW Mangdechhu, Bhutan & Bakreswar Thermal Power Project of M/s West Bengal Development Corporation etc.
Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company has been conferred the ‘Industry Doyen’ award by Construction Industry Development Council at 10th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi on 7th March 2018. The award recognizes the significant contribution made by Shri Balraj Joshi in the field of hydropower development in the country as a leading professional with excellent project execution capabilities.