Hyderabad, June 18, 2015: Telangana State 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 have been constituted by the Renewable Energy Promotion Association (REPA) and its official publication ENERTIA one of the Asia’s premier journals on sustainable energy and power.
In a communication to the Honourable Chief Minister Sri K. Chandrashekhar Rao, the Co-Chairman and Convenor of Jury, “REPA STATE Awards 2015” mentioned that the Eminent Jury Panel of “REPA STATE Awards 2015” recognizes that “TELANGANA State” has achieved the State Installed Capacity of 9,500MW for the State Population. He also mentioned that Telangana being a Young New State of INDIA with challenge of providing 24x7 Electricity access to the people has been successful in a short time in Urban, Small Town and Rural Telangana.
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 and President REPA and ENERTIA Foundation. Other Eminent Members of the Jury include K. Ravi Kumar, Former CMD, BHEL and Prakasam Tata, Executive Director, Centre for the Transformation of Waste Technology, ILLINOIS, USA.