According to reports, Chhattisgarh Renewable Energy Development Agency (CREDA) has won two national-level awards for outstanding achievement in the field of renewable energy sector.
DV Kapoor former power secretary, Government of India, and founder chairman and managing director of NTPC gave away the awards to CREDA chief executive officer S K Shukla on Friday at New Delhi.
Enertia Foundation provides these awards every year for outstanding performance in renewable energy sector. One award is given to CREDA for being the best national nodal agency for renewable energy in the country and the second is given to CREDA CEO SK Shukla, for acknowledging him as the best performing bureaucrat in India, in power sector, considering his outstanding achievement in the field.
So far, CREDA has installed more than 7,000 off-grid solar systems of aggregate capacity more than 25MW in educational institutions, industries and commercial & government buildings in the state, which is the largest in the country till date.