Shimla: The Centre of Excellence in Energy & Environment, National Institute of Technology Hamirpur is organising a Symposium on Policy Issue on Electricity Reforms and Solar Power Generation in Himachal Pradesh on Friday, July 16, at Hotel Holiday Home, Shimla.
The symposium is being organised in collaboration with University of Technology, Sydney, InvVest, USA, HP State Electricity Board, HP Power Corporation, SJVN, Tata-BP Solar, Himurja & Ministry of New and Renewable Energy Sources, Government of India.
The symposium assumes importance in view of the National Solar Mission launched by Government of India, which targets to produce 20,000 MW of Solar power by 2022.
The Symposium will be inaugurated by Asha Swaroop Chief Secretary. Sarojini Ganju Thakur Additional Chief Secretary (Env., Science & Technology), Deepak Sanan Principal Secretary (Power) and Tarun Kapur Managing Director, HP Power Corporation will chair the technical session.
Representatives from HP Government, HPSEB, HP Electricity Regulatory Commission, HP Power Corporation, Himurja, Hydro-power and Solar Industry, Scientific and Technical Institutions, will participate in the symposium.