New Delhi: SJVN Limited has been conferred with the prestigious Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Award 2021 in the category of Best Growth Performance (Power). The award has been presented at a virtual conference titled India's Top 500 Companies 2021. The event was graced by Guest of Honour Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) Chairman Dr Bibek Debroy and Special Guest Ministry of Finance's Chief Economic Advisor Dr Krishnamurthy Subramanian Government of India. The event showcased the performances of front runners among Indian corporates.
SJVN has been at the forefront of turning SJVN into a diversified multinational power company with operation and construction of projects in India, Nepal and Bhutan. Starting out as a pure hydropower company, with Sharma in the leadership SJVN, has ventured into Thermal Power, Wind and Solar energy generation, and electricity transmission also.
With a robust portfolio of 31 projects of about 10,000 MW in the pipeline, SJVN for itself has set an ambitious target of achieving 5,000 MW installed capacity by 2023, 12,000 MW by 2030 and 25,000 MW by 2040.
The event, with the central theme 'Laying the Foundations for an ESG-Ready Corporate India', featured keynote addresses by several eminent dignitaries and the presentation of Corporate Awards 2021. The event also featured the digital launch of the publication India's Top 500 Companies 2021.
For more than two decades, Dun & Bradstreet has been compiling the list of India’s Top 500 companies, which represent the leaders among corporate India, and the driving force of the Indian economy. Over the years, the publication has built a reputation of being among the most credible and comprehensive compendiums and the most definitive ranking of India’s largest corporates.
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