NHDC Limited, a Joint Venture of NHPC and Govt. of Madhya Pradesh has been awarded ‘SilverShield’ for the year 2013-14 in the category of ‘Performance of Hydro Power Stations’ for its Omkareshwar Hydro Electric Power Station.at a function held in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
Shri R.S.T. Sai, Chairman, NHDC and Shri K.M. Singh, CED, NHDC received the 'Silver Shield' on behalf of NHDC from Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy in the presence of Shri P.K. Pujari, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India and other senior officers from Ministry of Power and CEA. This award has been given as a part of the Comprehensive Award Scheme for recognizing meritorious performance in Power Sector instituted by Ministry of Power with effect from 2004-05 on the basis of evaluation carried out by Central Electricity Authority (CEA).