Grundfos India Promotes Discussion on Smart Cities along with the CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development
New Delhi, September 16, 2015 – Grundfos Pumps India Pvt. Ltd (Grundfos India) partnered with CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development on its 10th Sustainability Summit and sponsored a session on ‘Smart Cities: Transforming Life, Transforming India’.
With the central government’s recent announcement on the list of cities included under 100 smart cities program, there is a lot of expectation and excitement around the development of these smart cities in the country. This session on Smart Cities had industry leaders including Ranganath N K, Managing Director, Grundfos India discuss the challenges, opportunities and solutions that can ensure that the Smart Cities initiative succeeds. Mr. Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Joint Secretary (Housing), Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation was also one of the key members of this panel discussion.
Commenting on the occasion, Mahathi Parashuram, Head – Public Affairs & Marketing, Grundfos India, said “The development of smart cities can be made possible only through the partnership of government and industry. It is therefore critical that we have such platforms where industry and Government can come together to discuss key aspects of how efficient implementation and sustainable solutions can help make the Smart Cities initiative a reality. Energy and water efficiency will play a critical role in the success of the smart cities and we hope that this session has highlighted the same.”
Ranganath N K also chaired the session ‘Water for Life’ at this Summit.
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Grundfos Pumps India Pvt. Ltd. (Grundfos India) a wholly owned subsidiary of Grundfos Holdings was established in March 13, 1998. Grundfos India is responsible for sales of Grundfos products in India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Maldives. Currently, Grundfos India has more than 250 employees and works with 200 distributors and dealers with 20 offices across India. Grundfos India provides energy efficient pumps and smart pumping solutions for various applications – heating and hot water service systems, cooling and air-conditioning systems, industrial applications, pressure boosting and liquid transfer, groundwater supply, domestic water supply, sewage and wastewater, dosing, chlorination systems, disinfection systems and pumps running on renewable energy. For more information, visit: http://www.grundfos.in/
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