Institute For Economic Studies In India Awards Innovari India President With “International Leadership – Innovation Excellence” Award

Institute For Economic Studies In India Awards Innovari India President With “International Leadership – Innovation Excellence” Award

Gold Award” Also Presented To Innovari For Innovative Technology Development

PORTLAND, OREGON (NOVEMBER 15, 2017) – The Institute for Economic Studies (IES) in India has announced that Preetha Nair, President of Innovari India & Asia, has received an “International Leadership – Innovation Excellence” award for contributions to provide technology solutions to improve electric grid performance, operability, availability and reliability in India. The award was made during the International Economic Summit held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 20, 2017. Additionally, the IES presented Innovari ( with a “Gold Award” for its commitment to develop innovative technology for the electric industry.

During the event, IES honors a diverse group of leaders for their outstanding contribution towards the growth in economic, educational, social and leadership development.

“Numerous stakeholders throughout India recognize the challenges associated with improving electricity reliability and availability for all citizens,” said IES President Shri Yogendra Prasad. “Our organization recognizes the importance in identifying and highlighting technology leaders that are offering valuable solutions to resolve these challenges. This summit and the awards provide a platform for this diverse group of leaders to come together and magnify the impact these technologies can have for the benefit of our society.”

“Innovari has been working with electric utilities and regulators in India for several years to address the challenges we face in reliably electrifying our country,” said Preetha Nair, President of Innovari India & Asia. “Electricity is a fundamental human need and electric utilities are singularly qualified to manage and optimize the grid safely, reliably and affordably. Our Interactive Energy Platform was specifically designed to help utilities meet these challenges so we can support our nations growth in a clean energy economy. We thank the IES for recognition of our efforts with these two awards and are very excited to continue growing our partnership with utilities, their regulators and their customers.”

The Institute of Economic Studies (IES) was established in 1980 by a group of economists, parliamentarians and industrialists who came together to study and discuss problems concerning various aspects of the India economy and economic development throughout India and offer their expert advice and services. Learn more at:

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Innovari has created the platform for utilities to build the grid of the future in partnership with their customers and communities. The Interactive Energy Platform™ (IEP™) uses artificial intelligence, big-data analytics, proprietary optimization routines and deep knowledge of the utility business to optimize the entire energy value chain, especially management of distributed energy resources. The IEP adds much-needed intelligence to both the generation and consumption side of the grid and behaves like a virtual power plant, securely sitting alongside other regulated utility company assets and business models. The Interactive Energy Platform is currently installed on multiple continents. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Innovari has offices across the U.S. as well as in India, Latin America and Turkey. Learn more at

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