Bharti Infratel and OMC Power Awarded Best Consumer Service Innovation Award at Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards
Delhi, June 19, 2013 – Bharti Infratel and OMC Power’s joint initiative in developing the RESCO (Renewable Energy Service Company) model has been awarded “Best Consumer Service Innovation” at this year’s Global Telecoms Business (GTB) Innovation awards.
These prestigious awards, organised by the industry’s leading publication GTB magazine, celebrates the joint work of vendors and operators in innovative projects that better serve the telecom industry’s end customers.
Modern, developed societies are built on a few basic presumptions – access to power, information, and resources.
The development of the industrial age saw an unprecedented growth and development for billions of people, in what is today the developed world.
But there are still billions living in poverty and darkness.
Powering Off-grid Telecom Towers and Leading the Way in Rural Electrification; Life-changing Work Recognised at Upcoming GSMA Awards
New Delhi, 14 February, 2013: OMC Power today announced that it now has 11 Micropower Plants operational in India capable of serving 150,000 people not covered by the electricity grid and supplying power to 40 off-grid telecom towers.
OMC is a Resco (Renewable Energy Service Company) and the first company to transform the provision of electricity in rural India into a commercially viable, sustainable and scalable business. Its Micropower Plants – small-scale, local power plants using renewable energy sources – vastly improve the quality of life and stimulate economic growth and prosperity in the rural areas where they are being deployed.