AWARDS

Powered by CES, IESA Industry Excellence Awards was started in 2017, an initiative to recognize the perseverance, innovation and achievements of organizations involved in the energy storage landscape in India. These awards celebrate the value these organizations have created for the end consumers in the country. In 2020, IESA Industry Excellence Awards expanded the market segments and award categories to include EV charging infrastructure, Microgrids, along Energy storage and Electric vehicles markets. With this, IESA aims to acknowledge all the companies & industry stalwarts, those who have made their mark in the industry during the past year through technology innovation, market leadership, competitive strategy etc.

The 5th IESA Industry Excellence Awards powered by Customized Energy Solutions was held on 3rd May ’22 to recognize the best of companies, leaders, and path-breaking projects in the field of energy storage, electric vehicles, and microgrids.

The winners were felicitated in the presence of Shri. Ghanshyam Prasad, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power, Govt. of India, Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala, Institute Professor, IIT Madras, Dr. Rahul Walawalkar, President, IESA, MD, CES (India), and Debi Prasad Dash, Executive Director, IESA. The following are the different awards categories presented at the IESA Industry Excellence Awards 2022

Energy Storage Project of the Year Award

Ampere hour & BSES Rajdhani Power Limited

EV Infrastructure Project of the Year Award

Fortum Charge & Drive India & BSES Yamuna Power Limited

Technology Innovation of the year for Energy Storage (Industry)

Log 9 Materials

Technology innovation of the year (PSU)- Energy Storage

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd

Emerging Company of the Year- Energy Storage Supply Chain

Epsilon Advanced Materials

Startup Company of the Year- E-mobility Services

BluSmart

Startup company of the Year – EV

Log 9 Materials

Startup Company of the Year- Energy Storage

Ampere Hour

EV Infrastructure Company of the Year

Tata Power

EV Components Company of the Year

Tata AutoComp

Company of the Year – EV Infrastructure OEM

Exicom Tele-Systems

Company of the Year in Safety Awareness- Energy Storage

Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

Energy Storage Company of the Year

Exicom Tele-Systems

EV Product of the year-Electric Two-Wheeler

450X from Ather Energy

EV Product of the year- Electric Four-Wheeler

Nexon EV from Tata Motors

CXO Of the Year- Energy Storage

Vijayanand Samudrala , President – New Energy at Amara Raja Batteries

Emerging CXO Of The year- Energy Storage

Stefan Louis,CEO, Nexcharge

Lifetime Achievement Award- Energy Storage and EV

Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Researcher of the Year (Industry) - Energy Storage

Dr. Venketeshwarlu Manne from Amara Raja Batteries

Researcher of the Year (PSU)- Energy Storage

Dr. Milind Kulkarni of the Centre for Materials for Electronics Technology

Policy Pioneer of the Year- Energy Storage

Ghanshyam Prasad, Joint Secretary, MoP

Best EV State Award

Karnataka and Tamil Nadu

Best State in EV Adoption

Delhi

Best State in E-bus Adoption

Maharashtra

Best State for Manufacturing: EV and Energy Storage

Tamil Nadu and Gujarat

IESA Policy Catalyst Award for EV and Energy Storage

Niti Aayog and DHI

IESA Earth Day Hero Award

Sainath Manikandan & Sai SahanaManikandan; Sawan Kanojia; Team Sustainosphere and There Is No Earth B

Energy Storage Project
of the Year Award

Ampere hour & BSES Rajdhani
Power Limited

EV Infrastructure Project
of the Year Award

Fortum Charge & Drive India & BSES Yamuna Power Limited

Technology Innovation of the year for Energy Storage (Industry)

Log 9 Materials

Technology innovation of the
year (PSU)- Energy Storage

Hindustan Petroleum
Corporation Ltd

Emerging Company of the Year-
Energy Storage Supply Chain

Epsilon Advanced Materials

Startup Company of the Year-
E-mobility Services

BluSmart

Startup company of the Year –
EV

Log 9 Materials

Startup Company of the Year-
Energy Storage

Ampere Hour

EV Infrastructure
Company of the Year

Tata Power

EV Components
Company of the Year

Tata AutoComp

Company of the Year
EV Infrastructure OEM

Exicom Tele-Systems

Company of the Year in Safety
Awareness-Energy Storage

Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

Energy Storage
Company of the Year

Exicom Tele-Systems

CXO Of the Year
Energy Storage

Vijayanand Samudrala ,
President – New Energy at Amara Raja Batteries

Lifetime Achievement Award
Energy Storage and EV

Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala.
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Researcher of the Year (Industry)
Energy Storage

Dr. Venketeshwarlu Manne
from Amara Raja Batteries

Researcher of the Year (PSU)
Energy Storage

Dr. Milind Kulkarni
of the Centre for Materials for Electronics Technology

Policy Pioneer of the Year
Energy Storage

Ghanshyam Prasad,
Joint Secretary, MoP

Best EV State Award

Karnataka and Tamil Nadu

IESA Policy Catalyst Award
for EV and Energy Storage

Niti Aayog and DHI

IESA Earth Day
Hero Award

Sainath Manikandan & Sai SahanaManikandan; Sawan Kanojia; Team Sustainosphere and There Is No Earth B

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