Director, Operation and Maintenance Department
Druk Green Power Corporation Limited
With the Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering under Delhi University, New Delhi, India and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at El Paso, USA, Yeshi Tenzin currently heads the Operation and Maintenance Department, Druk Green Power Corporation Limited. Between April 2018 to June 2020, he was on deputation to Mangdechhu Hydroelectric Project Authority as Chief Engineer from Druk Green Power Corporation to assist the project authority in the erection, testing and commissioning of the project, and for setting up the operation and maintenance team for the O&M phase of the project.
Prior to above assignments, he served as the head of 1020 MW Tala Hydropower Plant from February 2016 to April 2018, the 336 MW Chhukha Hydropower Plant from 2013 to 2015 and the 60 MW Kurichhu Hydropower Plant from 2009 to 2012. He was also involved in the erection, testing and commissioning of the 60 MW Kurichhu Hydropower Project in 2001 and 2002.
He also served as the Director to the Board of Dagachhu Hydropower Corporation Limited from July 2016 to July 2018.