• Elected Fellow of Institution of Engineers (FIE) in Jan 2005.
  • Felicitated by His Excellency Governor of Jharkhand for having Model Vericomposting Unit during Silver Jubilee Celebration of NABARD in Sept 2007.
  • Best Innovation Award during Agro-Tech Mela organized by Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi in Mar 2010.
  • Government of India – UN Joint Programme on Convergence GOI – UN Joint Programme in Convergence, Jharkhand; has covered article namely ‘ Innovator of Jharkhand, Col Binay Kumar (Retd)’ in Page 7 of their Newsletter of Aug 2010 for innovation of ‘Prakriti Jal Urja Pump’ .
  • Indian International Trade Fair 2010 -Working Model of Prakriti Jal Urja Pump was displayed at Indian International Trade Fair 2010 by Agriculture Department at Jharkhand Pavilion. The Agriculture Department enclosure was declared first by public opinion.
  • Hindi Dainik Newspaper Prabhat Khabar has selected Col Binay Kumar (Retd) as one of the ten luminaries who are working in the field of Environment in Jharkhand between 2000 to 2010.
  • Recipient of ‘JSW – The Times of India Earth Care Award 2010’ for Climate Change Protection; for Innovation of Prakriti Jal Urja Pump.