ACHIEVEMENTS


  • 1.     DGVCL won the second prize in the category of ‘Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOMs) Sector’ under National Energy Conservation Award – 2018. The award was given by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Power, GoI at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on 14th December 2018.

  • 2.      DGVCL was honoured with ‘12th Enertia Awards 2018’ on 1st of December 2018. The award was given under the category of ‘Best Performing Utility In The Sector – Power Distribution’ for keeping its distribution losses below the 10 % level.

  • 3.      DGVCL received Skoch Order – of – Merit award for qualifying amongst Top Corporate Excellence Projects in India for Utilization of Renewable Energy by Skoch Group, New Delhi on 19.09.2018.

  • 4.      DGVCL has, on its excellent operational and financial parameters among others, earned the highest A+ grade amongst 41 State power distribution utilities of the country during the rating period FY 2016-17. Ministry of Power, GoI, declared this while making the Sixth Annual Integrated Ratings public in July 2018.

  • 5.      DGVCL was honoured with Platinum Award under the category of ‘Best Rural Electrification Projects by Utility’ at New Delhi in March 2018.

  • 6.      DGVCL: Best Performing Utility - State
    DGVCL has bagged ‘Utilities and T&D Awards–Award for Best Performing Utility – State (DISCOM)’ for being India’s Best Performing & Operating PSE Distribution Utility 2013-14. The Award was bestowed upon DGVCL at 8th Enertia Awards 2014 – India’s Awards for Sustainable Energy & Power on November 27, 2014 in New Delhi.

  • 7.      DGVCL CHAIRPERSON ‘Power Personas of the Year’
    Chairperson DGVCL & Director (Admin) GUVNL Smt. Shahmeena Husain, IAS is recipient of “Power Woman of the Year-Award for Emerging Leadership and Woman Achiever in the Power Sector” at the 8th Enertia Awards 2014 for her yeomen contribution to the energy & power sector.

  • 8.      DGVCL MD ‘Power Personas of the Year’
    DGVCL managing director Shri H. S. Patel (IAS) has been declared the ‘Power Personas of the Year’ award at the 7th Enertia Awards 2013 – India’s Award for Sustainable Energy & Power. DGVCL MD Shri H. S. Patel was awarded this honour for his overall contribution in the field of power sector and especially for the power distribution segment at a special ceremony held on November 22, 2013 in New Delhi.

  • 9.      DGVCL: Best Performing Utility - State
    Dakshin Gujarat Vij Company Ltd. (DGVCL) has been awarded as the ‘Best Performing Utility - State’ at the 7th Enertia Awards 2013 – India’s Awards for Sustainable Energy & Power. DGVCL was awarded with this honour at a function held in New Delhi on 22nd November 2013. DGVCL has been adjudged as the winner under the ‘Category III: Utilities and T & D Awards – Award for Best Performing Utility – State’. Company has won this prestigious award for the third time. Earlier it won it in 2008-09, 2011-12 and now in 2012-13. This award is one of the pioneering, prestigious and topmost recognition in South Asia.

  • 10.     Dakshin Gujarat Vij Company Limited has Ranked Third in the “Innovation with Impact” Award in the category of Distribution Side Management . The award launched by Indian Chamber of Commerce was received by our M D on 15.11.2013 in New Delhi from Shri P K Sinha, Union Power Secretary. The Award acknowledges and rewards DGVCL for taking new and positive steps in increasing the system efficiency and managing the supply - demand situation most effectively. The ICC awards provide a platform to highlight leading examples of innovative and sustainable practices and performance to inspire and motivate utilities to adopt similar policies and practices and transparently communicate on their performance.

  • 11.     In the first ever exercise carried out by Ministry of Power, New Delhi to grade all state distribution utilities for their financial and operational performance, Dakshin Gujarat Vij Co. Ltd. (DGVCL) has attained the FIRST ranking with HIGHEST score of 91.6%, amongst 39 utilities from 20 states. DGVCL management congratulates and thanks all DGVCL staff members for their untiring efforts and worthy contribution in achieving this feat.

  • 12.     DGVCL was adjudged the winner as the “Best Public Sector Utility for adoption of best performance –Consumer friendly practices, Reforms & E-Governance Award- T&D” by “ENERTIA AWARDS 2008”- India’s Awards for sustainable Energy & Power for reducing distribution losses to 15.45% in the F.Y. 2007-08.

  • 13.      DGVCL has received Nil comment certificate on Company’s Annual Account for FY 2011-12 from the office of C & AG, Ahmadabad. It is worth mentioning here that this is for the fourth consecutive financial year that the company has received NIL comment certificates on the Annual Accounts. DGVCL is the first company that has received consecutively NIL comment fourth time on its Annual Accounts from C & AG office Ahmadabad amongst GUVNL and its subsidiary companies.

  • 14.     DGVCL has won 6th ‘’Enertia award -2012-India’s award for sustainable energy and Power’’ in the ‘’Category III- Utilities & T&D awards- Best performing utility state’’ for its sustained improvements in operational across power distribution system resulting in distribution loss reduction upto 10.21% in the year 2011-12.The award was received by MD,DGVCL Shri H S Patel IAS from Dr farooq Abdullah, Hon. Union Minister of ‘new and renewable energy’ GoI on 22nd Nov 12 at a function in Delhi.