India’s first Private Solar Park developer bets big on harnessing the sunshine: A Once-over at Enrich Energy Pvt. Ltd.
What started off as anastute dedicated towards the up-growth of clean energy sources for a sustainable living back in the summers of 2011 stands today as a pioneer in the solar energy sector. Fostered by extensive study and a hearty business model, the seeds of Enrich Energy Pvt. Ltd. were sown by a team of seasoned professionals and a visionary entrepreneur back in September 2011 under the shade of solar energy with an entirely different business approach. Since then, Enrich has come a long way in accomplishing its mark, channelizing solar energy at utility scale and surfing forward into establishing its leadership position in other emerging technologies too, which are in-line with its founding philosophy. After establishing its roots as an undisputed leader in technology development and adoption, the company has been foraying into Energy storage solutions and spreading its wings into International markets.
Indian solar market has been sprouting rapidly from zilch to ample global players, but the hopes are on shoulders of established Quality players like Enrich Energy who have taken the charge with long-term commitment and a sound understanding on this journey to rediscover and harness sun’s potential.
Enriching its Solar prowess: Enrich’s Chronograph
- Enrooted India’s first Private Solar Park in 2011, with a 50 MW Solar Park at Mandrup, Maharashtra using with its diversified technology mix for Modules, Inverters and Module Mounting Structures
- Developed Telangana’s first 60 MW Solar Park with a fixed long-term PPA
- Commissioned prestigious rooftop projects like Mumbai International Airport, World Trade Center, Pune amongst others.
- Developed 4 Solar parks ranging from 50 to 100 MW in size with the 5th one underdevelopment
- Multiple EPC projects commissioned pan India
- Presence in 10 Indian states and now foraying into International market
Commitment towards Quality
Renowned for constantly improving its efficiency as an organization, Enrich, throughout its voyage, has focused on embarking Quality process with achieving ISO 9001 certification in its maiden year of operation. In 2017, DNV-GL accredited Enrich for complying with latest versions of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OSHAS 18001 standards. Aggressive in its growth, Solar Energy in India is backed by two important factors, competitive pricing and strong project performance which Enrich has been successfully infusing with its every project, further its ability to optimize the overall design and depth of Industry understanding, has helped it keep itself ahead of the competition. The organization provides solutions and services to clients from all sectors of commerce, industry and government. The key enablers that have contributed to the success of the Enrich Energy to retain a prestigious clientele are the timely execution of projects, unmatched Quality standards, focused approach and a high-Quality product bouquet. These retention rates pose a reflective of Enrich’s competitiveness and its’ pride of being a ‘Partner of Choice’ for its Customers. Enrich contributes its good times to its stakeholders, clients, partners, and vendors who invested their faith and joined the mission of making the dream of responsible energy harnessing a reality. Since the commencement, Enrich’s robust technology leadership has ensured improved performance at every step. Recently the organization partnered with other leaders across the country to develop new solutions and synergies that are enabling sustained industry growth.
Today, with over 200 professionals, Enrich has created a niche as a strongly placed Indian company offering its services in an integrated and seamless manner, across all major infrastructure segments that design, build and manage the Solar energy asset.The expertise includes:
- EPC Solutions
- End to End solar photovoltaic (PV) energy solutions
- Rooftop Solar Installation Solutions
- O&M Services
- Energy Storage
- Value Added Services
Giving Back to the Society: Enrich’s CSR Activities
Being humble despite the growth and capabilities is what defines Enrich, and it also has a human touch when the organization reaches out to the underprivileged to enrich their lives in a sustainable way. The CSR activities include free health checkups in remote locations, Veterinarian visit for their cattle that provide them livelihood, drinking water facilities, distribution of educational material and stationary to children to encourage a better equipped learning. The employees also brings cheer to the children with different abilities, by sharing the festivities with heartfelt affection.
Key Veterans’ Periscope
Dr. Vijay Zawar – Chairman
An Indian business visionary, investor, and philanthropist, Dr. Vijay B Zawar serves as Chairman of Enrich group. His thoughtful leadership and guidance has built a strong foundation in Customer Service and business ethics, which supports the organization’s aspirations to reach the highest stratum in performance and sustainability.He has been conferred Honorary Doctor of Excellence by Confederation of International Accreditation Commission in 2016.
Mr. Ankit Kanchal – Managing Director & CEO
Ankit Kanchal is a professional turned founder when he took the raw idea and turned into a company dedicated to Renewables. Academically, he holds a Degree in Finance and a Masters in Marketing. His 14 years of experience has largely been in the field of Renewables. Before becoming the anchor at Enrich, he was associated with Renewables major in India. To his credit are several national and international accolades that commend his contribution to the solar energy industry, these include – the Udyog Rattan Award, the Bharat UdyogSammanPuraskar and the Asia Pacific Achievers Award.
Mr. Dharmesh Tanti – Director Operations
Dharmesh Tanti is an astute thinker and deeply passionate about Science & Technology, often pushing technology to evolve into more efficient next-generation systems. As a founder at Enrich, he has been the pillar of strength in Technology development and Operational Practices. Through his 17 years of experience in the field of Renewables and energy efficiency, as well as a commonsensical approach, he has developed some path-breaking concepts which have been adopted by the industry as best practices.
On The Road Ahead
The Pune-based sustainability flag bearer, is one of India’s fastest growing concerns catering to the solar power sector through its high performance products and customized solutions. Enrich’s project performance and solar solutions have been recognized both, at local and global front. The company has received substantial media coverage for its performance over the years. Earlier, Enrich has been bestowed with awards like the Global Green Award in Germany, The Bizz award in Houston and Leading SME of India, by Dun & Bradstreet amongst others. More recently, ISCM awarded Enrich for “Best Practice in Supply Chain Risk Management” and in early 2018, World HRD Congress recognized Enrich as a ‘Dream Company to Work For’. Held in high esteem for its uncompromising Quality standards and timely execution of projects, Enrich Energy has created immense value as an established player in renewable energy and a part and parcel of India’s solar sector. The future surely seems sunny for Enrich where the firm envisions achieving a commissioned capacity of over 300 MW, and another over 300 MW in its pipeline by end of financial year 2018-19.