09/03/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/03/2019 01:12
Energy conservation is the crux of a sustainable global energy system. Tata Power has always strived to be an environmentally responsible company. The company's Jojobera Power Plant was awarded with four stars at the 10th CII Energy Conservation (ENCON) Awards 2019 for its innovative approach towards energy conservation.
Tata Power's Jojobera Power Plant in its presentation outlined various measures undertaken for energy conservation with a focus on one of its special projects, the '3 CW operations in Unit 2&3'. The CII ENCON Conclave witnessed a participation of over 100 teams from different industries which showcased their innovation towards energy conservation. Out of these, 50 teams were awarded based on the merit of innovation and its impact on energy savings.
The event was graced by industry leaders in power and energy sector who spoke about the energy scenario in India and how companies are gearing up for better energy efficiency and sustainability by deploying new technologies such as IOT, smart grids, EVs, smart metering, etc.
Lauding the efforts of the team, Mr Vijayant Ranjan, CEO - IEL & Chief - Jamshedpur Operations, said, 'We are extremely glad to get recognised for our commitment towards energy conservation and hope to continue implementing other innovative methods in meeting our goal of energy conservation.'
The excellence in Energy Conservation (ENCON) Award acknowledges the vision and exemplary commitment companies have for Energy Conservation. The objective of this Award is to give recognition to the member companies who are making systematic, commendable and serious attempts for efficient utilisation and efforts towards significant improvement in conservation of energy.
Tata Power is India's largest integrated power company and, together with its subsidiaries & jointly controlled entities, has an installed capacity of 10857 MW. A pioneer in the field, it has a presence across the entire power value chain: Generation of renewable as well as conventional power including hydro and thermal energy; transmission & distribution, trading and coal & freight logistics. With renewable energy assets in solar and wind accounting for 22% of the company's portfolio, Tata Power is a leader in clean energy generation. In line with the company's view on sustainable and clean energy development, Tata Power is steering the transformation of utilities to integrated solutions by looking at new business growth in EV charging & storage, distributed generation & rooftops, microgrids and home automation & smart meters.
It has successful public-private partnerships in generation, transmission & distribution in India namely: 'Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd.' with Delhi Vidyut Board for distribution in North Delhi; 'Tata Power Ajmer Distribution Ltd.' with Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd. for distribution in Ajmer; 'Powerlinks Transmission Ltd.' with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for evacuation of Power from Tala hydro plant in Bhutan to Delhi; 'Maithon Power Ltd.' with Damodar Valley Corporation for a 1050 MW Mega Power Project at Jharkhand. Tata Power is serving more than 2.6 million distribution consumers in India and has developed the country's first 4000 MW Ultra Mega Power Project at Mundra (Gujarat) based on super-critical technology.
With growing international focus, Tata Power's global presence includes strategic investments in Indonesia through a 30% stake in the coal company PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC); 26% stake in mines at PT Baramulti Suksessarana Tbk (BSSR); in Singapore through Trust Energy Resources; in South Africa through a joint venture called 'Cennergi' to develop projects in sub-Sahara Africa; in Zambia through a 50:50 joint venture with ZESCO for 120 MW Hydro project; in Georgia through AGL which is a joint venture with Clean Energy, Norway & IFC for development of 187 MW hydro project; in Bhutan through a hydro project in partnership with The Royal Government of Bhutan.
With its 103 years track record of technology leadership, project execution excellence, world-class safety processes, customer care and driving green initiatives, Tata Power is poised for multi-fold growth and committed to 'lighting up lives' for generations to come. Visit us at: www.tatapower.com