Dec 27, 2023

Greenko Collaborates with BITS Pilani WILP to Empower its Working Professionals

Hyderabad, India — December XX, 2023: Greenko Group, one of the world’s leading energy storage and transition players, has collaborated with Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani’s Work Integrated Learning Programmes (WILP) division, to offer continuous education options for its personnel. The professionals will be able to choose from any of the several degree/certification programmes offered by BITS Pilani WILP, especially in areas of engineering, technical, functional, and management domains.

Greenko, as part of its Employee Professional Advancement through Continuous Education (E-PACE) policy, will sponsor, encourage, and support its personnel in enrolling themselves for relevant degree/certification programmes offered by BITS Pilani WILP. A structured admission process will be carried out by BITS Pilani WILP to admit the employees selected (for those programmes) by Greenko.

The field of sustainability propelled by continuous education

As one of the world’s largest clean energy and storage players, Greenko constantly aims to leverage leading technologies to replace fossil fuels, thereby enabling sustainable and affordable energy. Accordingly, quality and manufacturing management, design and process engineering, and engineering technologies are some of the key areas that many of its working professionals leverage and/or specialise in. Greenko sees value and a natural affinity in collaborating with WILP, considering the expertise and higher education options that BITS Pilani WILP provides in these areas.

Sharing his thoughts about the collaboration, Mr. Mahesh Kolli, Founder, Group President & Joint Managing Director, Greenko, said “We are elated to announce our collaboration with BITS Pilani WILP for various B Tech, M Tech, MBA, and other Certification courses with an aim to develop and groom our employees into future energy leaders. Greenko believes in providing continuous learning opportunities to employees through leading institutions and this collaboration is another step in this direction. BITS Pilani is an Institution of Eminence, especially known for providing technical education of the highest standards. With its robust curriculum, these courses will help in grooming our engineers to handle challenging assignments and in creating a competitive edge for us.”

Expressing delight about the collaboration with Greenko, Prof. G. Sundar, Director, Off-Campus Programmes & Industry Engagement, BITS Pilani, said, “It is a matter of immense satisfaction that Greenko, a global leader in energy transition and decarbonisation solutions company, has chosen BITS Pilani WILP as their partner in providing continuing education for their employees. Greenko's efforts to replace fossil fuels with sustainable carbon free energy assumes special significance in the light of the nation's commitment to net zero emissions by 2070 and the recent COP 28 declaration. We look forward to working with Greenko in developing and delivering suitable education programmes for their employees, and also support their efforts in research and development to help enhance the pace at which the transition to green energy sources occurs.”

About Greenko Group

Greenko Group has an installed capacity base of 7.5 GW across solar, wind and hydro generation technologies spread over ~100+ projects across 15 states and delivering 20+ Bn units of renewable energy annually across the country constituting ~1.5-2% of total India electricity needs. Greenko Group is the world’s largest energy storage company and one of the largest clean energy companies globally. The Group is focused on enabling carbon neutral solutions to achieve net zero goals of corporates and global economies at scale through its intelligent energy platform and green hydrogen production systems. Greenko is building 30 Giga Watt Hours of lowest cost storage capacity as part of its plan in developing energy storage cloud platform of 100 Giga Watt Hours.