February 4 – 5, 2009, Le Meridian Hotel, New Delhi



Dear Sir / Madam, 

We take great pleasure in informing you about our 9th annual industry acclaimed event, India Energy Mart, scheduled for February 4 & 5, 2009, at Le Meridien Hotel in New Delhi. India Energy Mart brings together policymakers, regulators, industry leaders, experts and consumers to present their thoughts on the complex geopolitical and strategic issues which affect India’s energy security. The recommendations from the discussions will be forwarded to relevant policy-making bodies in the power and energy sectors for their consideration.

This coming year, with the global financial meltdown, the Indo–US nuclear deal, increasing security concerns, and geo-political uncertainties; India will have to reassess threats and opportunities like never before. The 9th annual India Energy Mart, is strategically timed when such issues are throwing up huge challenges to the strategic and policy thinkers on India’s ability to access energy.

The key areas being looked at are (1) Energy Security : National Security and Security of Energy, Safeguarding Vital Energy Infrastructure, Energy security in the context of geopolitical issues and global unrest, Ready to use strategic reserves & alternative sources in case of emergency (2) Access to Energy: how to secure global energy assets, Maintaining continuity in fuel supply and long term infrastructure projects, Convergence in energy policy thinking (3) Nuclear Power – The way forward: Regulatory environment, Role of private sector, Fuel supply issues (4) Mainstreaming Renewable Energy: Open Access & Third party sale issues (5) Fuel Options: Matching Infrastructural support with increasing fuel supply requirements (6) Coal: Augmentation of coal reserves, New Coal Distribution policy – implementation issues Policy bottlenecks in mining, Supply chain issues for imported and indigenous fuel, slow development of port infrastructure (7) Oil & Gas: Regulatory issues, Third party pipeline access, Contract carriage versus common carrier, Pipeline security (8) Power Market Development:Electricity Act implementation issues & Impact of regulatory directives on the growth of the nascent power market, Stranded Captive & SEZ capacities. 

Participants at India Energy Mart 2008:

Ministry Of Power, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, MNRE, Ministry of Communication & IT, Planning Commission, CERC, National Security Advisory Board, PNGRB, Railway Board, CEA, JERC, UPERC, Nuclear Power Corporation, NTPC, NHPC, PTC, PGCIL, Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Gujarat Gas, Gujarat Fluorocarbon, Shell India, Tata Power, MCX, Suzlon, USAID, Reliance Energy, Indian Energy Exchange, Delhi Transco, SBI, Delhi Science Forum, BMR & Associates, Cairn Energy, Malana Power, US Embassy, UAE Embassy, Russian Federation Trade Rep., Indo Rama, Mantri Power, Khaitan & co, Finolex among others.

We invite you and your colleagues to attend the two day conference and share with us your insights and views on the issues being examined. We would also like to take this opportunity to wish you a happy new year!

The Delegate Fee is :

Rs.22,000 per participant, Rs.40,000 for two, Rs.58,000 for three, and Rs.72,000 for Four participants, plus 12.36% service tax.

There is an ongoing ‘Early Bird Discount’ of 10% for delegates.

Special low fee of Rs.16,000, plus service tax of 12.36% for State Electricity Boards, Utilities, Government Agencies and Academic Institutions

IPPAI members are eligible for a 30% discount for up to 2 persons (30% includes early bird discount)

IPPAI delegates from 2008 conferences are eligible for a 15% discount (15% includes early bird discount)

Please find attached the Brochure, Agenda and Registration Form for your kind perusal. Looking forward to your support and participation at the conference.

To Register, Please Contact:

New Delhi:
Juhi Rana: 98913 00033 
8th Floor, Le Meridien Commercial Tower, Raisina Road New Delhi-110001
T:  91-11 4373 4501 
F: 91-11 4373 4488,

T:  91-22-24954432 , 93236 96887
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T:  91-80-4125 4958 , 98453 42309
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Your Sincerly,

Raghvendra “Raghav” Upadhya
Sr. Vice President

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