Omkaar Energy and Engineering Solutions is a Proprietary Company - established and promoted by Vanita N. Thakkar. The promoter is a technocrat having nearly 20 years of experience in various fields viz. Academic, Design, Research and Development, Valuation etc., after getting basic degree in Mechanical Engineering from M. S. University of Baroda, in the year 1994. After acquiring valuable industrial experience for more than 8.5 years, she completed her M. E. in Thermal Sc., from M. S.University of Baroda in the year 2003. She has learned, taught and executed projects on Computer Programming involving programming languages / tools like Java, ASP, VB, etc. Her rich academic career, spanning over more than 11 years since the year 2004 includes research and development mainly in the field of Renewable Energy, along with outstanding academic and administrative contributions.

Her enthusiasm and commitment to achieve excellence in promotion of Renewable Energy, Energy Conservation and Sustainability using appropriate engineering practices inspired her to establish her own enterprise : OMKAAR ENERGY AND ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS. She has been actively involved in the field of Renewable Energy as Member of Governing Council of Solar Energy Society of India (SESI), the Indian Division of International Solar Energy Society (ISES) and as the Secretary General - SESI. She envisages and continues Research and Development in her field of interest, along with providing consultancy services on Energy Audit, Valuation and Chartered Engineering Certifications. She is registered with C. U. Shah University, Surendranagar (Gujarat) for Research in Solar Thermal Energy.

About Vanita Thakkar:

Vanita Thakkar
M.E. (Mech. – Thermal Sc.), M. A. (Music – Vocal)

MS. Vanita Thakkar has completed M.E. (Mech. – Thermal Sc.) and M. A. (Music – Vocal). She has outstanding academic as well as industrial career.
Founder and Director: Omkaar Swar Vihar
Music Education / Training, Concerts and Recordings – Classical, Light and Folk, TV and Radio programmes (established in 1995)
Proprietor: Omkaar Energy and Engineering Solutions, Vadodara – Valuation, Chartered Engineer Certifications, Research and Consultancy – Renewable Energy, Energy Management (established in 2015)
IBBI approved Registered Valuer for Plant & Machinery (there are only three ladies in India who have this qualification), MNRE approved Solar Chartered Engineer (1st lady from Gujarat to have become Solar CE)
Research Scholar, C U Shah University, Surendranagar
Experience: Industrial – 11+ years, Academic – 11+ years in MSU and GU / GTU affiliated colleges (Total: 22+ years).
Ex-Secretary General: Solar Energy Society of India (SESI) – The Indian Division of International Solar Energy Society (ISES), served two terms as Member – Governing Council, SESI (2010-11 and 2012-13) : Promoted the cause of research, development and promotion of Renewable Energy as Invited Speaker / Expert, convener / co-ordinator for activities / events / forums involved industry-institute interactions, such as organized the first ever SESI Students’ Convention on 13th–14th February, 2015 in which around 200 students participated.
Actively associated with several organizations in the field of Technology and Art
Publications in National and International Journals
Expert and Reviewer in Technical Magazines, journals, etc.
Several papers presented and invited Expert at International, National and State level Seminars / Conferences / Workshops / Training Programmes
Talks broadcast from All India Radio in Programmes for Youth and Science (focus on Renewable Energy, Appropriate Technologies, Sustainability, etc.), as also, special programmes on Music on occasions like Navaratri, Republic / Independence Day, etc. and Recital of English and Gujarati poems.
Several Projects / Seminars guided on various topics, most of them related to Renewable Energy and sustainable development
Singer, Composer – AIR Approved Artist for more than 20 years, About 15 albums released, has sung in more than 10 languages.
Poetess, Writer – Gujarati, Hindi, English : poems, stories and articles published in Anthologies, magazines, e-journals, etc. One collection each of English poems – Wings of Silence – and Hindi poems – उस पार (awarded grant for publication by the Hindi Section of Gujarat Rajya Sahitya Academy) – published
YouTube channel (Around 50 videos uploaded – varieties of them including Classical, Light, Devotional, Folk Music in variety of languages such as Hindi, Gujarati, Sanskrit, Bengali, Assamese, English, Telugu, Marathi, etc.…. Many more to come ….) : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3iF2D_tVz-RpWIIA8MJsow
Wrote Urja Geet – the Theme Song of SWITCH GLOBAL EXPO – 2015, on which 300 children from Vadodara performed during the Inaugural Session of the EXPO …. YouTube link to Urja Geet : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dTSFiD2Zy0
Awarded / Felicitated by many prestigious associations and committees for contributions in the field of Renewable Energy, Music, Literature and Education


Chartered Engineers Certificate work for Industries - Covering Export Import and Custom / GST Certification

MNRE Approved Solar Chartered Engineer

• Government Approved Valuer for Plant & Machinery as per Wealth Tax Act, 1957
• Registered Valuer for Plant & Machinery as per Company Act, 2013 under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)
• Services as Lenders Independent Engineer for Banks and Financial Institutions
• Energy Audit: BEE Certified Energy Manager
• Consultancy and R & D: Renewable Energy

Services as Lenders Independent Engineer for Banks and Financial Institutions

Energy Audit: BEE Certified Energy Manager

Consultancy and R & D: Renewable Energy