Azure Power has been awarded the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability for the year 2022, by the Awards Jury under the Chairmanship of Hon’ble Justice M. N. Venkatachaliah, former Chief Justice of India; former Chairman, National Human Rights Commission of India and National Commission for Constitution of India Reforms.
Established for over 30 years, the Golden Peacock Awards, is one of the most coveted awards and is regarded as a benchmark of Corporate Excellence worldwide. It has earned credibility due to its transparent three-tier evaluation process making it a hallmark of excellence globally. The company will be felicitated with this award at a ceremony in London on November 10, 2022, during Institute of Director’s ‘Annual London Global Convention on Corporate Governance & Sustainability, 2022’.
Commenting on the achievement, Rupesh Agarwal, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Azure Power, said, “The Golden Peacock Award is a testament to our commitment to sustainable business practices. We are thankful to the jury for recognizing our efforts. Sustainability is the core of our ethos and business strategy and the award strengthens our resolve towards building a better tomorrow.” Sumit Barat, Chief Sustainability Officer, Azure Power, further added, “We are honoured to be conferred with the prestigious Golden Peacock award. For Azure Power sustainability goes much beyond generating renewable energy and is the corner stone for all our business decisions.”