All SESI members are deeply grieved to know about the passing away of Padma Shri Rakesh Bakshi, Managing Director, RRB Energy on 13th April 2020. He was recovering fast from an illness in Apollo Hospital. Shri Bakshi was a remarkable man and an innovative entrepreneur who had started manufacturing wind turbines in India more than three decades back. He was pioneer in the propagation of renewable energy in India and was President, SESI during 2007- 2008. In this hour of grief ,we in SESI convey our sincere condolences to the family of late Shri Rakesh Bakshi and pray to God to bless the departed soul.