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Accolades & Awards

POWERGRID was recognized for excellence along many dimensions including infrastructure, sustainability etc and has received number of awards in various categories by Govt. of India and other prestigious organisations & institutes.


  • POWERGRID has been conferred the Dun & Bradstreet PSU Award 2017 in the Electricity: Power Transmission Sector category

  • POWERGRID has been adjudged as one of the India’s Best Companies to Work for 2017, by Great Place to Work Institute- India.

  • POWERGRID Team has won the 26th National Championship of Business Management Simulation organised by All India Management Association.  

  • POWERGRID conferred Gold Trophy for Top Exporter of the year 2013-14.
  • Smt Seema Gupta, ED (NR-1) conferred with outstanding woman manager award by SCOPE.
  • POWERGRID has conferred "The Star Performer Award" for the year 2014-15 by Engineering Exports Promotion Council (EEPC) under the aegis of Ministry of Commerce for the Exports performance achieved through International Business.
  • POWERGRID was awarded by Central Board of Irrigation and Power with “CBIP Award for Outstanding Contribution in Transmission Sector” in institutional category.
  • POWERGRID has conferred “Energy Storage Project of the Year” by India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) for the R&D project, a first of its kind project in India where battery energy storage systems of 1 cumulative MW capacity based on two different battery and control technologies are connected to the grid.
  • POWERGRID Corporate Centre has been awarded “Rajbhasha Unnayan Puraskaar 2016-17 for Best implementation of Hindi by Town Official Language Implementation Committee (TOLIC).
  • POWERGRID won 1st Prize in the category “Best Garden in the City” by Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) Gurugram in “Spring Fest- Flower Festival 2017”.
  • POWERGRID bestowed with appreciation shield as Host utility partner and display of smart grid technology in International Conference and Exhibition on Smart Grid and Smart Cities in concluding session of India Smart Grid Week 2017 organized by India Smart Grid Forum from 7th   to 10th March 2017 at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi.
  • POWERGRID awarded the “Clean Energy Award “-2016 for best power transmission utility in India for its remarkable efforts in the field of sustainable development and promoting clean energy transmission in India by AI Global, UK.
  • POWERGRID has been awarded “Industry Excellence Awards 2017” in the category of “Energy & Power” on the occasion of BRICS International Conclave for MSMEs & Startups organized by ‘Stepup360’ & ‘BRICS International Forum’ and supported by MSME- DI, New Delhi.
  • POWERGRID has been bestowed with DainikBhaskar India Pride Award 2016-17 in the Energy & Power category.
  • The CNBC-TV18 has honored POWERGRID with “Best Risk Management Practice” Award at the 3rd India Risk Management Awards in PSU category.


  • POWERGRID and POSOCO have received 2016 North American Synchrophasor Initiative (NAPSI) Award for Outstanding utility for their significant accomplishment & contribution towards various PMU Pilot Projects including nationwide WAMS System Project.
  • POWERGRID bestowed with Best Transmission Company Award by Dun & Bradstreet.
  • POWERGRID stall Bagged 1st Runners Up Trophy at Switch Expo, Vadodara, Gujarat.
  • POWERGRID becomes the 3rd Fastest Growing Electric Utility in the world. The company has retained its position as the "Fastest Growing Electric Utility in Asia" for the third consecutive year in the industry category "Electric Utilities, as per 2016 Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rakings".
  • POWERGRID has won the 'Dun & Bradstreet India's Top PSU Award 2016 in the Electricity- Power Transmission Category.
  • POWERGRID has been recognised as one of "India’s Best Companies to Work for 2016" by "The Great Place to Work Institute" in association with The Economic Times, recognising the power of excellence, joy and happiness at work place among 800+ organizations in India.
  • POWERGRID was awarded with "BT CSR Excellence" award by Bureaucracy Today magazine for the excellent work done in the area of rural development under their CSR initiative.
  • POWERGRID has been awarded the Second prize at SCOPE Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2016 for case study of Crisis Management and Second prize at Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2016 in the Category of "Innovative Stakeholder Interface".
  • POWERGRID was felicitated with 'Rajbhasha Navratna; award for the year 2015-16, by 'Bhartiya Bhasha Evam Sanskruti Kendra' for the best practices of implementation of official language.
  • POWERGRID is conferred India Pride Awards 2015-16 for 'Excellence in Energy and Power' in the category of PSU-Central by the leading media house, Dainik Bhaskar.
  • Executive Director (Human Resource), POWERGRID has been conferred with “Amity Woman Achiever Award 2016” for her pioneering efforts in the field of Human Resource.
  • POWERGRID was felicitated at the 3rd Annual Economic Times Power Focus Summit for its incredible contribution to the Power Sector.
  • POWERGRID's pavilion at International Industrial Trade fair, INNOPROM 2016, held at Russia in Jul'16 awarded "Best PSU Pavilion".