Power Profiles | August 2015
Power 20:20 Personality Profile | Praveer Sinha
Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL) Head of most innovative power distribution company (Private Sector)
Sinha has nearly 31 years of experience in developing and setting up of Greenfield and Brownfield power plants in India and abroad, and has currently been successfully running Tata Power Delhi as its MD.
The company is a PPP of Tata Power and Govt. of Delhi on distributing electricity to nearly 1.4 million consumers in North and North Western Delhi. Under Sinha´s leadership, TPDDL has created an integrated sustainability model which increases the number of programs and beneficiaries in Delhi by multifold.
He is a strong votary of technology usage and smart grid initiatives including demand response, demand side management and rooftop solar energy, in meeting India´s rising energy demand. He is actively involved in interfacing with the GoI and various ministries on policy issues and regulations, etc.