NAME : SURENDRA BAJPAI
FATHER’S NAME : SHRI R.K. BAJPAI ThDate of Birth : 26 July 1962.
Nationality : Indian
Mailing Address : 83, Chanakyapuri, Chunna Bhatti
Kolar Road Bhopal. 462039
Tel : +91-755-2423393, +919826087469
Email : Surendra_baj@yahoo.com
Present position & name of Firm : Addl. Executive Engineer (In charge-Energy
Conservation Cell), M.P.State Energy
Development Corporation (State
Government U/T) Bhopal. MP
KEY QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:-
; Implementation of projects based on rural energy planning & NRSE power
generation mainly wind, solar & biomass energy.
; Exposure on Sustainable development, commercial aspects / marketing /policy
matters on energy related issue. Comprehensive knowledge of Energy Policies
and its Implementation. Formulation and drafting of Government policies for
power generation through NRSE.
; Exposure on Energy Conservation/ DSM & total energy Management.
Preparation of DPR, Technical and economic analysis of energy projects
(marketing- energy services, products, financing programs/incentives, market
customizations and technology promotion etc.). Energy Efficiency and
Environment Management / Climate Change/CDM/Sustainability / Social
Development/ Economics etc.
; Hand on experience on village electrification through renewable energy
technologies. (i.e. solar photovoltaic, biomass etc.)
; Developed the state of art SPV LED lighting system, the first attempt in the
country to cater the need of rural lighting. Systems are eco-friendly, long lasting,
very low running expenses, no maintenance (no change of lamp is required as the
life of LED lamp is about 100000 Hours)
; Member of the PROBE (Programme for building energy auditors) team for
evaluating and implementing energy audits & benefits in the region as per the EEC
countries plan and cooperation with Govt. of India. The course conducted by then
Energy Management Centre (presently known as Bureau of Energy efficiency)
MOP, GOI New Delhi.
; BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING (ELECTRICAL), Indore University, Indore,
India , 1982
; P.G Diploma in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, Indira Gandhi National Open
University, New Delhi, India.
; P.G Diploma in Computer applications, NCHSE Bhopal.
; Passed Exam. For certificate of Electrical Supervisor, Conducted by Chief
Electrical Inspector Govt. of M.P.
RECENT NOTABLE ASSIGNMENTS INCLUDE:
1. Assisted in installing 22 MW capacity Wind Energy Farms for Electricity
generation in Jamgodarani Dist: Dewas, M.P. India
2. Assisted Energy Dept., Govt. of Madhya Pradesh in formulating policy and
incentives for the promotion of private power generation in the field of wind
energy and other NRSE and energy efficiency in industries.
3. Coordinated Biomass Power Generation plants based on Gasification and
4. Assisted in the installation of Solar Photovoltaic Power packs in remote Villages
of M.P for decentralized electrification under rural electrification programme. 5. Formulation of project for rural electrification through Biomass (100% gas Engine
based), project executed successfully; Ist time in the country. (Village –Kasai Dist:
Betul, & Vill: Debrabandi dist: Harda MP)
6. Formulation of project for rural electrification through Biofuel (Bio-Diesel) Ist
time in the country. (Village –Basgari Dist: Mandla, MP), Project under execution.
7. Similarly prepared many project proposals in the field of Conventional and
Renewable Energy and planned and executed them successfully.
8. Conducted over 400 Energy Audit & DSM studies in Industries and other sectors
which were appreciated by the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India. The ministry had
selected M.P. Energy Development Corporation as a designated agency under
Energy Conservation Act 2001.
9. Consultant to M.P.Electricity Regulatory Commission for renewable energy based
10. Licensed loss Assessor / Surveyor from Insurance Regulatory Development
Authority, a GOI Enterprise. ( for renewable energy projects)
Vide no: 51130/05-10/Exp 19/04/2010.
COUNTRY ORGANISATION AREA
Slovenia ISES- Europe Solar Invited as an Energy Expert from
congress‟98 Developing Country.
On „ROLE‟ of SPV Power for
Rural Electrification: A Case study of India. Australia Smartlight LED Lighting. Hong Kong KM Trading Co. LED Lighting.
EXPERIENCE : Over 23 Years (In the field of Energy Management & Renewable energy, Sustainability & Natural Resources)
PRESENTLY WORKING :
IN-CHARGE, ENERGY MANAGEMENT CELL M.P. URJA VIKAS NIGAM
LTD BHOPAL. (A DESIGNATED AGENCY UNDER ENERGY CONSERVATION
ACT 2001 FOR MP)
(Madhya Pradesh State Energy Development Corp. Bhopal MP is a state Government undertaking and nodal agency of MNES.)
1986 to date
Major Responsibilities: Energy Management / Renewable Energy Projects
Implementation, System Planning and Optimisation. General-
( 1 ) Preparation & Evaluation of field studies, feasibility reports & DPR‟s for power projects based on Wind Energy, Biomass Gasifiers/combustion, Solar Photovoltaic, Co-Generation, Waste Recovery( U & MSW ) etc.
( 2 ) Extensive experience of implementing „Integrated Rural Energy Program‟ (IREP) under Govt. of India (Rural Energy Projects).
( 3 ) Extensive experience in Solar PV systems
; -Stand alone systems.
; -Centralized systems.(Power Packs.)
; -Grid interactive SPV Power plants.
( 4 ) Practical experience in implementation of Renewable energy based Projects like: PV Equipment‟s, Solar Water Heating , biogas, hydrams, solar cooker, solar dryer, solar
( 5 ) Extensive experience in „ Energy Management/Audit‟ of industrial and commercial
( 6 ) Liasoning/ Marketing/Technical coordination/negotiations with Government and other institutions.
; Framing of policies and reforms in energy sector.
; Financing of Energy Projects through agencies like: IREDA, IDBI, and Foreign
; Commercial aspects, MOU, PPA‟s, and other details.
( 7 ) Conduct training programme / Seminars/ workshops for capacity buildings and general awareness.
Generation Management System, M.P. Windfarms, Jamgodarani, Dewas.
Client: Various Private Sector Companies.
Co-ordination member responsible for the action plan, design, development, installation, commissioning of wind energy generators at the sites selected after the wind survey. Till around 28 M.W. (108 WEG) have been installed and commissioned and the power is fed to the power grid.
100 KW Solar Photovoltaic grid connection power plant.
Client: State Electricity Board
Associated with the project since its inception. Work involved design & supervision of a 100KWp Solar power generation facility and export energy from P.V.Plant to Electricity Board Grid for tail end voltage booster.
Preparation of Power Purchase Agreement for 6MW Biomass Combustion based Power plant, Jaruda.
Contact person: Mr. Pradeep Agrawal (CEO)
Client:Indo Lahari Bio-Power Co.Raipur, India
Project formulation and preparation of the technical/economic structure and legal background of the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between the Indo Lahari Bio-Power Co. (owner of the 6 KW Biomass power Project) and the State Electricity Board, which is responsible for the transmission and distribution of the power grid. The evaluation included the determination of the energy generation potential, computation of break-even tariffs for different installed capacities at the station and making recommendations on the best option.
Initiated for the Implementation of 3MW Biomass based Power plant and guide them for CDM (carbon trading arrangement)
Biomass Combustion based Power plant, Guna.
Contact person: Mr. S.N Agrawal (Vice President)
Client:Deepak spineers Ltd; Guna MP. India
Project formulation, preparation and evaluation of the technical/economic structure of the Power project. The evaluation included the determination of the energy generation potential, computation of break-even tariffs for different installed capacities at the station and making recommendations on the best option. Also guide them for carbon trading arrangement; MOU executed in this reference.
Feasibility Studies for Power Generation from Biomass (Agro waste, forest waste, and urban/ industrial waste) of 27MW
Proposal: Biomass Combustion based Power plant, for Birla Cements Satna, MP.
Contact person: Mr. Bhttacharya (Vice President)
Project formulation, preparation and evaluation of the technical/economic structure of the Power project. The evaluation included the determination of the energy generation potential, computation of break-even tariffs for different installed capacities at the station and making recommendations on the best option.
Feasibility Studies for Power Generation from Biomass (Agro waste, forest waste, and urban/ industrial waste)
Client: MNES, Govt. of India
Assisted and Co-ordination Expert responsible for preparing feasibility studies for Power Generation from Biomass at Chattisgarh, Raigarh, Bilaspur (Rice Husk), Morena, Bhind (Mustard Husk), Dhar, Khandwa, Ratlam (Cotton stalks), Jhabua, Hoshangabad, Kargone, Betul (forest wood), GanjBasoda, Guna, Shivpuri (Soyabean Stalks, Wheat husk) etc.
VILLAGE Electrification through Biomass gasification -11 Villages.
Client:Forest Dept. MP,India
Detailed project Reports on Decentralised power plants with Electrical systems/controls for a self sustainable NRSE ( Biomass) based project comprising main power plant and associated instrumentation and telemetry. Responsibilities included design review, development of systems, development of operations support systems, and associated
on-the-job training of local personnel. Operational support included development of operating rules and of a system which provided operator guidance, trend analysis and a training manual. System in Village–Kasai in Dist. Betul is commissioned.
Program for Building Energy Audit Services ( PROBE )
Client:Energy Management Center, Min. of Power.
Member of the PROBE team for evaluating and implementing energy audits & benefits in the region as per the EEC countries plan and cooperation with Govt. of India.
Integrated Rural Energy Planning (IREP ) Studies, 30 villages.
Client: Planning Commission/ MNES, Govt. Of India
Surveyed and prepared „Detailed Project Reports‟ of 20 villages. The report includes assessing the energy demand, available resources, and strategy and action plan to meet the energy needs. The studies include load flows, transient stability studies, fault studies and preliminary costing of each arrangement and the optimum configuration selected on techno-economic criteria.
Feasibility Study and implementation of energy Parks
Client: Various institutions like Gwalior Engineering College, MACT, Bhopal, Regional College of Education, engineering college in Khargone etc.
Preparation of DPR and implementation of scheme for Energy parks. Co-ordination Expert responsible for derivation of optimal operating policies and evaluating and designing vocational courses.
Implementation of ‘Urja Gram’ scheme
Client: MNES, Govt.of India
; Responsible for optimisation of the long term planning in selection of villages,
planning and executing Govt. schemes for sustaining energy systems
; Training of operations personnel (including panchayat personnel) on use of NRSE
devices on daily operation, planning and maintenance.
; Responsible for delivering lectures on power systems planning and economics to
Panchayat staff for better appreciation of software usage and application.
Member, Institution of Engineers, India
Member, Solar Energy Society of India
Member „Engineers for Society‟
Founder Member and CEO, Energy Society, India.
18 papers published in National and International journals.
– Completed a course of computers from National center for human settlement and
environment Bhopal. (Windows, MS word, Excel, Power Point, etc., internet, e-
mail related education.)
– Guide and Examiner in various universities like- Maulana Azad National Istitute of
Technology, Bhopal, S.V Polytechnic Bhopal etc. in energy Mgt. & NCES. – Experience in design of SPV LED lighting system, the first attempt in the
country to cater the need of rural lighting.
– Worked as a committee member of Directorate of Technical education M.P.
for their SPIU Project (A World Bank Project) of NRSE based systems – Acted in Indo-French joint venture Hindi feature film “ Hazaro Khawaishe asee”.
– Written a couple of Episodes for Hindi Serials.
– One year of specialized training in „Energy Management‟ by Energy Management
Centre, (presently known as Bureau of Energy Efficiency) Ministry of Power,
Govt. of India, under their European Economic Community assisted Programme,
„PROBE‟ for one year (1994-95).
– Underwent vocational training at Hukumchand mills Indore for about 3 months
(Various aspects of energy conservation and saving in a textile mill). – Attended professional training programme on „Solar photovoltaic Design &
Engineering‟ conducted by Central Institute for Rural Electrification, Govt. of India,
– Attended Training Course on Energy Management organized by Academy of
Administration, State Government, Bhopal.
– Attended training course on Environment conducted by EPCO and Ministry of
Environment, Govt. of India.
– Attended professional training programme on „Integrated Rural Energy Planning‟
conducted by MNES, Govt. of India at Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. – Etc.
Training Organized On Following Subjects:
; On Rural Energy Planning.
; Energy Efficient Lighting.
; Renewable energy Technologies.
; Developed SPV-LED Lighting system, the most Economical and energy efficient
Lighting system for rural requirements. First time in India.
; Selected as Assistant Manger (Business Development) in IREDA, Govt of India
Enterprises in 1994.
; Selected as Dy. Project Engineer in Rural Electrification Corporation, Govt of
India in 1996.
; Empanelled Consultant of M.P. Electricity Regulatory Commission for
Renewable Energy System.
; Licensed loss Assessor / Surveyor from Insurance Regulatory Development
Authority, a GOI Enterprise. ( for renewable energy projects)
(Vide no: 51130/05-10/Exp 19/04/2010)
; Worked as a committee member of Directorate of Technical education M.P. for
their SPIU Project (A World Bank Project) of NRSE based systems.
; Organised several National level seminars on Energy related issues and Top level
Dignities including Bharat Ratna Er. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Padam Shree Er.
V.K.Chasturvedi etc. had participated in the seminar.
LANGUAGES AND DEGREE OF PROFICIENCY
English: reading, writing and speaking – excellent.
Hindi: reading, writing and speaking – excellent.