Our Company was originally incorporated as “Zodiac Genset Private Limited” at Ahmedabad on May 22, 1992 under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 vide Certificate of Incorporation issued by the Registrar of Companies, Gujarat, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Ahmedabad. Subsequently, the name of our company was changed to “Zodiac Energy Private Limited” on April 30, 2007 and fresh Certificate of Incorporation consequent upon change of name was issued by the Registrar of Companies, Gujarat, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Ahmedabad. Consequently upon the conversion of our Company into public limited company, the name of our Company was changed to “Zodiac Energy Limited” and fresh Certificate of Incorporation dated August 29, 2017 was issued by the Registrar of Companies, Gujarat Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Ahmedabad.
We are Energy Solution Provider company having experience of more than two decades in majority of verticals of power generations spectrum. Our spectrum of services are including Design, supply, installation, Testing and Commissioning (EPC) and Operation and Maintenance (O&M) in short we provide turnkey solutions from concept to commissioning of power plants.
Our company has installed solar power plants for many prominent clients like Sun-Edison India Limited, Adani Group, Torrent Power Limited, Gujarat Energy development Agency, Reserve Bank of India, Directorate of Lighthouse and Lightships Government of India (GoI), Indian Oil Corporation Limited to name a few. The company has installed more than 6,000 KW of Rooftop solar power plants till now and it envisages to reach at 10,000 KW by end of 2017-18.
To be a world class solar energy solution provider by establishing presence across all major segments of solar power industry and by providing world class, innovative and cost effective products. Also to be a part of green revolution by educating and helping end users in shifting from traditional fossil fuel resources to renewable energy resources.
To be among the leading solar energy solutions provider in India and Globally by adopting continuously changing technology and by providing innovative products
We at Zodiac are highly committed to deliver best in class products exceeding customer’s expectations through innovations and continuous process improvement.
Commitment for Environment Protection
Zodiac is highly committed to the protection of environment by bringing change in the energy mix of the country by increasing the share of renewable energy resources.
Mr. Pranav R Mehta, considered amongst top ranking Global Solar Leaders, is India’s leading environmentalist and technocrat known for his social and environmental concerns. He is the Founder Chairman of National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), New Delhi, Chairman Elect of the Global Solar Council (GSC), launched at Paris during COP 21 Climate Change related events and Head Quartered at Washington DC, USA as also Vice Chairman of Asia Photovoltaic Industries Association (APVIA) based at Shanghai, China. Apart from his hands-on experience of implementing solar energy projects both big and small, he is advising renowned National and Multinational Companies and has been mentoring start ups in solar sector. A National Scholar throughout his academic career, he Mr. Pranav R Mehta, considered amongst top ranking Global Solar Leaders, is India’s leading environmentalist and technocrat known for his social and environmental concerns. He is the Founder Chairman of National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), New Delhi, Chairman Elect of the Global Solar Council (GSC), launched at Paris during COP 21 Climate Change related events and Head Quartered at Washington DC, USA as also Vice Chairman of Asia Photovoltaic Industries Association (APVIA) based at Shanghai, China. Apart from his hands-on experience of implementing solar energy projects both big and small, he is advising renowned National and Multinational Companies and has been mentoring start ups in solar sector. A National Scholar throughout his academic career, he has industrial experience of 40+ years at senior corporate management levels in India’s top notch corporations like Reliance, Tata Steel, Essar, GSPC, GIIC etc. mainly in the area of “Concept to Commissioning” of New Technology Projects and Sustainable Development.
He is a regular invitee in the World Solar Leaders Summit and Dialogues across the globe in different green energy and Climate Change related events where his emphasis on Technology, Finance and R&D related partnership as well as his slogan of “Solar Energy must move from Class to Mass” has been very well received and finds resonance instantly. At He is a regular invitee at the Inter Solar Europe at Munich Germany and the world famous SNEC event at Shanghai, China. He is a regular attendee and Speaker at the annual UN Climate Change dialogues such as COP 21 at Paris, COP 22 at Marrakech, Morocco. Earlier in June 2015, he was invited at Switzerland by the Climate Parliament, a UNDP and Swedish Development Fund supported organization for innovative solutions to mitigate the effects of Climate Change – where his views were applauded by all countries present. He was also invited at Inter Solar Europe 2015 at Munich, Germany by the German Solar Association as a Panelist in the Indo German Energy Business Dialogue. Earlier, in October, 2013 he was invited to Berlin, Germany by the German Govt. agency for international cooperation GIZ – to present his views on solar energy potential in India during the Indo German Energy Forum Dialogue event where his presentation was very well received and applauded. He was similarly invited by the Govt. of Qatar to present India’s impressive Solar Growth Story in November, 2013. One of his outstanding contributions to India has been his seminal work and pivotal role in establishing the country’s First Natural Gas Based Sponge iron and Steel plant at Hazira in Gujarat, which resulted in reducing millions of tons of carbon dioxide emissions usually associated with conventional steel plants using coal.
This project also saved diesel, electric and other fossil fuels used in transportation of steel from the traditional eastern parts of the country to western parts in India over long distances and equally significantly resulted in savings in valuable foreign exchange for the country. He is a Member of CII National Committee for Renewable Energy.
- E. (Metallurgy) with distinction from M. S. University of Baroda, India
- Diploma in German Language with distinction from M. S. University of Baroda, India
- G. Diploma in Manufacture of Iron and Steel from Jamshedpur Technical Institute
- Certified Corporate Director from Institute of Directors, London
During his long career spanning 40+ years, he worked in senior management team as:
- Resident Diector, Kiran Energy Solar Power
- Senior Vice President of Reliance Petroleum Limited
- Group Vice President, Essar Group
- Senior Metallurgist,Tata Iron & Steel Company Limited, Jamshedpur
- Advisor–CNG, Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Limited [GSPC]
- Project Manager, Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation Limited [GIIC]
- National Metallurgist Award from the Govt. of India for playing a catalytic and pivotal role in establishing the First Gas Based Sponge Iron & Steel Plant at Hazira in Gujarat.
- Global Excellence Award 2017 in Renewable Energy by Energy and Environment Foundation, New Delhi
- Bharat Vikas Award by Institute of Self Reliance, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
- Indira Gandhi “Priyadarshini” award for outstanding contribution to the country in the field of Energy and Environment.
- Indian Institute of Metals, Kishor Kumar memorial award in the field of Ferrous Metallurgy.
With the above background, Mr. Pranav Mehta is a well respected name, globally as also in India, in the area of Solar Energy for his dedicated advocacy and action for wide spread solar penetration and sustainable growth, not only with the governments but also the corporate sector and he continues to work in the policy advocacy and supporting environmental activities in India and elsewhere in the world.
Mr. Kunjbihari Shah, 50 years of age, is a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Branch) from the L.D Engineering College, Ahmedabad affiliated with Gujarat University. He was appointed as Director of the Company on June 22, 1992. He is one of the Promoters of our Company and has the distinction of leading the Company. He is having more than 25 years of experience in field of energy with specialization in captive and co-generation power plants. He has worked extensively in the designing, engineering and construction of captive power plants of more than 100 MW, large scale solar power plants and energy efficiency measurements. Nonetheless he is also working in solar energy spectrum since 2009 in land selection, design, supply, installation, commissioning and O&M of large and small ground and roof mounted solar power plants and other form of renewable energy.
Mrs. Parul Shah, 47 years of age, is a Bachelor of Commerce from Sahjanand Arts & Commerce College affiliated from Gujarat University. She was appointed as Director of the Company on April 01, 1998. She has 20 years of experience in field of general administration and management of the business. Presently, she is looking after the general administration and Human Resource department of the Company.
Mr. Bhargav Mehta, 68 years of age, is Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from the Madras University. He has served as Managing Director of Hindustan Fluorocarbons Limited, a Government of India enterprise and also served as advisor of Essar Group for new business initiative, especially solar PV energy. He has served as Director of Business Development (India) for Sun-Edison Group USA and he is one of the pioneers of solar PV industry in India and instrumental in setting Solar PV power plants of nearly 100 MW across the country. He is having more than 40 years of experience in field of Renewable Energy, Chemical and Petrochemical Sector with public and private sector enterprises.
Mr. Kamlesh Mistry, 35 years of age, is Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Branch) from the Gujarat University. He was appointed as Director of the Company in February 21, 2014. He is having wide range of experience in design, engineering and manufacturing of different types of process vessels, heat exchangers, surface condensers, evaporator, separator and other process equipment’s. He has knowledge of different international codes i.e. ASME, TEMA, CE/PED for manufacturing of pressure vessels and heat exchangers and wide experience in EPC of small and large solar PV power plant. Under his guidance, company is developing solar thermal applications like solar steam generation, solar desalination, solar incinerator etc. He has 5 years of experience in EPC of small and large solar PV power plant.
Mr. Jugalkishor H. Shah, Aged 77 years, is the business person all along his life. He joined his father’s family business of commodities and spices in the year 1958 at the age of 18 years and successfully carried out it till the year 1992. In the year 1992, he handed over the same to his younger brothers and floated our company along with his son Mr. Kunjbihari Shah. He was looking after administration and purchase department of the company till the year 2010 and in the year 2010, he took retirement from active participation in the day to day affairs of the company. He has joined our Company as Non-Executive Promoter Director and will continue to guide the company by his valuable experience.
Mr. Dhaval Shah aged 35years holds degree of Bachelor of Commence (Gujarat University), Bachelor of Law (Gujarat University), Chartered Accountant (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India),Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA Institute, USA), . He is appointed as an Additional (Independent) Director of the Company. He has an overall professional experience of around 11 years in the fields of Credit and Risk Management, Relationship Management, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Stressed Asset Management, Credit Rating, Accounting and Audit. He secured 9th All India Rank in CA Final Examination held in May, 2006 and has also secured 49th All India Rank in CA Professional Examination- II held in May, 2003. He is a proprietor of firm M/s Dhaval R Shah & Co, a firm of Chartered Accountants.
Mr. Kalpesh Joshi aged 50 years holds a degree of Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) from Gujarat University. He is appointed as an Additional (Independent) Director of the Company. He has worked with Ingersoll Rand India Limited, Ahmedabad, USA Multi National Company, for 17 years in various capacities in Purchase, Supply chain, Strategic Sourcing and International Sourcing function. In February 2011, he Joined ITT Corporation India Private Limited, Savali, as a head of sourcing and Supply chain. He has managed ITT’s local and Global procurement for various other countries like USA, UK, Mexico, Brazil and Korea till June 2015. He has overall experience of almost 17 Years in various capacities in Purchase, Supply Chain, Strategic Sourcing and International Sourcing Function.