REVOLO recognized for its impact on fuel efficiency enhancement and emission reduction
Pune (India), February 9, 2011:KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global IT consulting and product engineering partner to manufacturing corporations, announced that it has won NASSCOM's 'Promising Innovation of the Year' Award 2010, for its revolutionary plug-in parallel hybrid solution REVOLO
REVOLO is an indigenous and innovative plug-in parallel hybrid solution for automotives, designed and frugally engineered by KPIT Cummins. The solution has been consistently delivering results of 35%+ increase in fuel efficiency and 30%+ reduction in Green House Gas (GHG) emissions, across tests conducted by Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) and in multiple city driving tests.
Receiving the award Anup Sable, Senior Vice President, Automotive & Engineering at KPIT Cummins, said, "It is an honor to have been selected for this award. This is an acknowledgement of KPIT Cummins' commitment to fostering automotive technology innovation. It is a result of KPIT Cummins' dedication for sustainable & inclusive growth to improve the quality of life of people at large. We are confident that our new technology REVOLO will provide a richer driving experience ensuring safety, comfort and energy efficiency of the vehicles." 
The NASSCOM Innovation Awards, presented for the past seven years, recognize organizations that have made innovation a part of their DNA and developed extraordinary and pioneering products and services. Winners of the NASSCOM Innovation Award were selected by an eminent panel of judges from across the industry, who evaluated each innovation on the parameters of originality of the idea, its business viability, scalability of the solution and its impact on global industry.
KPIT Cummins has been working as a product engineering partner to global automotive OEMs and Tier 1s, in the areas of Powertrain, Body Electronics, Safety & Security, Infotainment & Telematics, and In-Vehicle Networking Networking platforms for more than 15 years. Its vast experience and deep expertise has made it capable of developing high quality technology solutions for the automotive industry.
Earlier this year, REVOLO was awarded the Economic Times, Zigwheels 'Automotive Idea of the Year' Award 2010.
About NASSCOM Innovation Awards
NASSCOM launched its innovation initiative in 2003. The objective of the Innovation Initiative is to encourage innovative practices across the IT-BPO Industry and provide support for these by developing an ecosystem that is conducive to fostering innovativeness, technological advancement and the creation of IP. Through this initiative, NASSCOM seeks to position the Indian IT Industry as a thought leader engaged in technology advancement.
NASSCOM is India's National Association of Software and Service Companies, the premier trade body and the chamber of commerce of the IT software and services industry in India. NASSCOM is a global trade body with over 1200 members, of which over 250 are global companies from the US, UK, EU, Japan and China.
NASSCOM's member companies are in the business of software development, software services, software products, IT-enabled/BPO services and e-commerce. NASSCOM has been the strongest proponent of global free trade in India. NASSCOM is committed to work proactively to encourage its members to adopt world class management practices, build and uphold highest quality standards and become globally competitive. In India and around the world, NASSCOM members are participants in the new global economy and are reputed for their cutting-edge business practices and social initiatives.
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