In recognition of his professional expertise and achievements Shri N Venugopala Rao, CEO, Reliance Power, has been felicitated with the prestigious ‘Greentech Lifetime Achievement Award’ at the “17th Annual Greentech Environment Awards.
The two-day 17th Annual Greentech Environment & Sustainability Conference, organised by The Greentech Foundation, instituted the award to honour the corporate sectors and corporate leaders for their contribution in the field of environment.
Shri N Venugopala Rao took over as the CEO of Reliance Power in November 2015. Under his leadership, the company has achieved several benchmarks in terms of operating and financial performance and also seen a record upswing in employee engagement levels. Under his able leadership, Reliance Power has got industry-wide recognition in the form of several awards for major achievements/ contribution in social & environmental areas.
Reliance Power has completed Phase I of its Capital Expenditure program of ~Rs. 50,000 Crore with an operating capacity of ~6000 MW and coal production of ~17 Million Tonnes. Prior to taking over as a CEO of Reliance Power, he was CEO of Sasan Power Limited, a 100% subsidiary of Reliance Power. Sasan UMPP is world’s largest integrated coal mine and power project with an investment outlay of nearly Rs. 27,000 Crore.
During his role as the CEO of Sasan Power Ltd. he spearheaded the successful commissioning & operations of all the six units of 660 MW at Sasan UMPP and under his leadership, the plant delivered best-in-class operational performance in the country while meeting several challenges in stabilizing performance of a large and complex project with a very young team.
News published on 03 / 02 / 2017 by Rashmi Nargundkar