Oriano Solar, specializing in Solar EPC, has been conferred with the Energy Startup of the Year Award at the 6th edition of Entrepreneur India 2016 Awards, organized by US-based Entrepreneur Media, Inc. in association with ET NOW, held on 23rd August, 2016, at Pullman Hotel, Aerocity, New Delhi.
Mr. Sachin Jain, Co-founder & CEO, Oriano Solar, received the trophy, which was presented by Rajeev Chitrabhanu, CEO and MD, JM Financial Services Pvt. Ltd and Ritu Marya, Editor-in-Chief (India Region) at Entrepreneur Media.
The eminent Jury members included Rajeev Chitrabhanu, CEO and MD, JM Financial Services, Sanjay Nath, Blume Ventures and Ravi Gururaj, Chairman, NASSCOM Product Council. The awards gala felicitated some of the most successful entrepreneurs from various sectors. Entrepreneur Media, Inc. has over 8 Lakh circulation worldwide with presence in United States, Middle East, India, Español, Philippines, South Africa and China.
Oriano Solar was recognized for its fast growth within a short span in the emerging Solar energy sector and making clean Solar energy affordable and accessible to the mass market. Founded in June 2015, within one year of incorporation, Oriano has 40+ MW of Solar EPC projects under execution. In addition to 23 MW turnkey EPC project (spread across 100 acres) in Pavagada, Karnataka, Oriano has recently assisted international and domestic developers to win 140 MW as a pre-bid EPC partner in SECI (Solar Energy Corporation of India) bids in 2016. Oriano Solar has also installed one of the largest Solar Rooftops in India in non-penetrative category at Amway, Madurai plant for SunEdison.
Oriano is currently installing projects across Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Oriano through its projects has created 500+ construction jobs across the country.
Oriano Solar was co-founded by Sachin Jain, Yeshwant Rao and Sameer V. Shah to provide Solar EPC (Turnkey and BoP) to Utility Scale Solar power plants, Solar farms and Rooftops.
It is a great honor to receive this coveted award from Entrepreneur Media. This takes us another step towards our growth plans and delivering best-in-class construction quality standards in our EPC projects. We are committed to deliver clean energy and creating long-term positive impact for sustainable growth of the community said Mr. Yeshwant Rao, Co-founder & MD, Oriano Solar.