Azure Power, a leading sustainable energy solutions provider and renewable power producer in India, has announced receipt of SA8000 certification. The company is the first renewable energy company in India to be awarded this certification.
SA8000 is the world's leading social certification program. This audit standard requires organizations to develop, maintain, and apply socially acceptable practices in the workplace and its supply chain.
Sumit Barat, Chief Sustainability Officer, Azure Power, further added, "We are proud to have implemented systems and processes that resulted in achieving the SA8000 certification and are committed to continually improve our social performance. Obtaining and maintaining the certification provides a well-defined framework to conduct business in a socially responsible manner."
Azure Power is a leading independent sustainable energy solutions provider and power producer in India. The company developed India's first utility-scale solar project in 2009 and has grown rapidly since then to become a leader in developing and operating large utility-scale renewable energy projects.
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