Patiala, December 23,2021 (Yes Punjab News)
Er. Baldev Singh Sran has played an important role for the all round development of the Punjab in power sector and PSPCL has achieved various miles stones during his previous tenure as CMD PSPCL. Keeping in view of his contribution and outstanding services for power Sector ,Punjab Government has once again appointed him as CMD PSPCL.This was stated by Shri Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa Deputy Chief Minister Punjab on the charge taking ceremony of Er. Baldev Singh Sran as cmd pspcl here today.
On this occasion Shri Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa cabinet minister Punjab hoped that Er. Baldev Singh Sran will serve the people of the Punjab and make level best efforts to provide better consumer services to people of Punjab.
After taking charge as cmd pspcl Er.Baldev Singh Sran said that he will always remain committed to provide uninterrupted , reliable and cheaper power to the people of Punjab.
It is stated that Er.Baldev Singh Sran has once again assumed charge as chairman-cum-managing director of Punjab state Power Corporation limited here today. Punjab Government has appointed Er.Baldev Singh Sran as CMD PSPCL for second time His term is for one year and can be extended by another year.
He retired as CMD PSPCL on June 6,2020 after completing two years tenure. Er Baldev Singh Sran has created a history of its own in the state of Punjab, he is the only engineer of PSPCL who has been appointed CMD of PSPCL twice. During his first tenure from June 2018 to June 2020.
On this occasion Shri Jatinder Goyal director Finance, Er.DPS Grewal director distribution,Er.Gopal Sharma director commercial, Er.Paramjeet Singh director generation,Shri Gagandeep Singh Jalalpur director administration of PSPCL, Er. Yogesh Tandon director Technical PSTCL and large number of HODs and representatives of various engineer bodies also graced the occasion.
Brief Profile of Er.Baldev Singh Sran
He has served for more than 19 years in generation, 6 years in Transmission and 8 years in distribution in different capacities in erstwhile PSEB/PSPCL.
During his 18 years tenure in generation field up to SE level, he worked in construction as well as in Operation & Maintenance (O&M) of thermal plants and was a key instrument in project planning and analysing the cost of generation viz. fuel cost, employee cost, auxiliary consumption, maintenance schedules, operational efficiency which are the main components concerning tariff.
Working as Chief Engineer Fuel, he looked after fuel management for state owned thermal plants and Independent Power Producers on behalf of PSPCL. As Chief Engineer (ARR and TR) he had handled all vital issues related to Tariff and Regulatory matters on behalf of PSPCL and also coordinating for Tariff and Regulatory matters with PSERC, CERC, APTEL and PSTCL
While serving as Chief Engineer/Hydel projects, he looked after operation and maintenance of existing Hydel projects of PSPCL, design, engineering, construction & commissioning of New Hydel projects at Mukerian Stage-II(2X9 MW) and 206 MW Shahpur Kandi (SKPP). In addition, he also looked after maintenance planning, contracting, renovation & modernization of various Hydel projects. The hydro power generation of the Punjab has increased by 22 percent in 2017-18 during his stint as Chief engineer Hydel due to his efforts, resultantly saving of 325 rupees crores.
Er.Baldev Singh Sran was honoured by the PSPCL for the recognition of the Lehra Mohabat thermal plant at the national level in 2010.