NewsCon Edison Media Relations
For Immediate Release: March 20, 2008
EDISON, NJ RESIDENT PROMOTED TO VICE PRESIDENT AT CON EDISON
NEW YORK – Sanjay Bose, general manager of substation operations at Con Edison, was promoted to vice president of substation operations, effective March 1.
Bose joined the company in 1986 as a management intern, only three months after immigrating from India, and one year after graduating from the Birla Institute of Technology in the city of Ranchi India, with a bachelor’s degree in power electrical engineering.
During his tenure with Con Edison, Bose has served as a district operator, substation engineer, senior systems operator and section manager for protective systems testing. He completed the Power Technologies, Inc (PTI) course in Electric Power Systems Engineering in 2001.
As vice president of substation operations, Bose will supervise over 1,200 employees, who operate and maintain 101 transmission and distribution substations that are critical to the reliable and safe delivery of electricity to Con Edison’s 3.2 million customers in New York City and Westchester County.
The company is involved in the largest substation construction program in 30 years, which Bose oversees, with plans to build 17 new substations by 2018. The effort is part of the company’s EnergyNY program, designed to address New York’s long-term energy needs with infrastructure investments and energy efficiency programs.
A resident of Edison, New Jersey, Bose and his wife Mahua, who is a senior research scientist, have been married for 16 years. They are involved in a number of charities locally including the American Red Cross and the United Way of New York. His hobbies include restoring cars and aviation. The veteran engineer also has a scholarly interest in World War II history and steam railroads in India. Bose credits his success to his parents Santash and Dhira.Con Edison is a subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE: ED], one of the nation’s largest investor-owned energy companies, with approximately $13 billion in annual revenues and $28 billion in assets. The utility provides electric, gas and steam service to more than 3 million customers in New York City and Westchester County, New York. For additional financial, operations and customer service information, visit Con Edison’s Web site at www.coned.com.
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