Voltas Limited, a premier air conditioning and engineering solutions provider and a projects specialist, has won the Ministry of Power’s ‘National Energy Conservation Award 2020’ – at a virtual award ceremony hosted by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) on the 11th instant of January, 2021. The company was conferred this award by R. K. Singh, Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, for its exemplary achievement in these challenging times of the pandemic.
Launched in 1991 by the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India, the award recognizes industries and establishments that have taken special efforts to reduce energy consumption while maintaining their production. This was the fourth time that Voltas has been felicitated with this award. Voltas walked away with this esteemed award in the year 2013, 2015 and 2018 proving that Voltas is a flag bearer in taking initiatives to build an energy efficient nation through innovation, infrastructure and services as a brand, and as an organization.
The company was judged to have outperformed all others on two categories, namely: i) Appliance of the Year in Air Conditioners (Fixed Speed) and ii) Appliance of the Year in Air Conditioners (Variable Speed).
Speaking on the occasion, Pradeep Bakshi, Managing Director and CEO, said, “At Voltas, it has always been our endeavour to offer appliances that are conscious of a greener and more environmentally friendly future. We have been working tirelessly to introduce products and technologies that would lead to more energy savings.”