On 4th August 2017, Under the aegis of IEEMA, ERC an interactive session was organized with Department of Power, Govt of West Bengal at The Lalit Great Eastern to discuss on the various aspects of developing West Bengal as an energy hub not only for East and North East India but also for neighboring South East Asian countries by mainly focusing on establishing a state-of-the art testing facility. ERDA was invited to make a presentation on this objective to understand their types of support they would need from the industry and state govt. IEEMA EC members, ERC leadership, a hilevel delegation from Department of Power & NES, Govt of West Bengal was present during the meeting.
The State Govt was represented by Mr. Rajesh Pandey, CMD & MD, WBSEDCL & WBSETCL and IEEMA ERC was represented by Mr. R K Shah, Chairman, ERC and Mr. Harish Agarwal, VPIEEMA. Mr. Sunil Misra, Director General, IEEMA represented the secretariat.