Union Minister Piyush Goyal launches ETEnergyWorld.com
Power, coal and renewable energy minister Piyush Goyal today launched ETEnergyWorld.com, the energy portal of The Economic Times, which aims to become the one-stop destination of all energy-related developments in India and across the globe.
The portal was launched in the presence of eminent industry leaders, including Suzlon Chairman and MD Tulsi Tanti, Sterlite Grid Vice Chairman Pratik Agarwal, Soft Bank Energy Executive Chairman Manoj Kohli and SunEdison-Asia Pacific President Pashupathy Gopalan.
Also present in the meeting were coal secretary Anil Swarup, power secretary PK Pujari and renewable energy secretary Upendra Tripathy who along with other panelists discussed the theme of the event “Transformation in Energy Sector Value Chain”.
Various stakeholders across the entire value chain of generation, distribution and transmission along with dignitaries from major public sector units, government agencies and international companies discussed on topics ranging from sustainable meet of demands, coal production and energy efficiency.
The portal was launched with support from GE, who are ETEnergyWorld.com’s founding partners.
Speaking at the occasion, Rachna Panda, Chief Communication Officer, GE South Asia said, “At GE, we look at innovations in all the businesses and functions as well. As we look into new forms of communication in the media, I think this is one of our innovations where we feel that striking and leading conversations on issues that matter is important to us. And, that is why the partnership with Economic Times to launch ETEnergyWorld.com.”