CMD, NTPC addresses the 30th Indian Engineering Congress in Guwahati
INVC NEWS New Delhi, 21st century engineering will be about environmental & social sustainability of the planet and its people said Shri A.K. Jha, CMD, NTPC the largest power utility of the country addressing the 30th Indian Engineering Congress (IEC) held in Guwahati. As India embarks on higher trajectory of economic growth through major policy initiatives like “Make-in-India”, the prime responsibility for enabling the country to make this massive leap lies with the engineering fraternity. The challenge before power sector is to deploy advance technologies with the objective of reducing carbon intensity and at the same time provide power at competitive rates he said. He was delivering the 5th Prof. C.S. Jha Memorial Lecture. The theme of the congress was "21st Century Engineering- Make in India Pathway" for the country to become preferred source for world –class processes, products and services. The three day event was organized by Institution of Engineers (IEI) , the largest multi disciplinary body of Engineers.