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ENRich 2013  

 

ENRich 2013 – KPMG’s Energy Conclave was held on November 20, 2013 in New Delhi. The conclave was inaugurated by the Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Dr Veerappa Moily. The deputy Chairman of Planning Commission, Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia was the key note speaker for the event. The packed event witnessed participation from 180 senior industry delegates from domestic and international organizations.

ENRich 2013

Our thought leadership on the power sector titled ‘Recharging the power sector by 2018’ was released in the inaugural session. This thought leadership presents an in-depth coverage of the key issues plaguing the power sector in India and proposes a few critical recommendations to recharge the sector by 2018.

 

The four well-received panel discussions, which focused on the key significant themes impacting the ENR sector, saw participation from 17 eminent industry panelists — including the high commissioners of Australia and Canada.

 

These panels were moderated by senior KPMG India professionals and focused on the following issues critical to the energy security of the country:

 

  • Energy security
  • Power - opportunities and challenges
  • Gas value chain
  • Capital projects optimization

 

Mr. B.K Chaturvedi, Member, Planning Commission, and the speaker at the concluding session, presented a detailed analysis of the key issues in the energy security domain that hamper India’s growth.

 

The event served as a platform for key energy and natural resources (ENR) industry professionals across the ecosystem in the private and public sectors, regulators, policymakers, investors and financiers and industry analysts, among others, who came together to debate on issues and challenges that help in deciding the future of the energy sector and, consequently, India.