Tata Power wins its First Best CSR Community Initiative Award
Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 24-09-2018 14:50:00 IST
Tata Power, India’s largest integrated Power Company announced its ‘first’ win at a recently held seminar by Odisha CSR Forum in Bhubaneswar under the category of “Livelihood & Employability”. The award recognised Tata Power’s vision and commitment to empower communities in India. The award was presented to Mr. Dillip Sahoo, Group Head, CR & Ms. Rashmi Pattanayak, Specialist-Tata Power Community Development Trust (TPCDT) by Sri Shashi Busan Behera, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister of Finance, Govt. of Odisha in the presence of esteemed dignitaries such as Dr S.N. Pasupalak, VC, OUAT, Dr Sudhanu Sarangi, Addl. D.G. of Police Odisha and Mrs. Anjana Panda, Joint Secretary, Govt. of Odisha. About Tata Power:
Speaking on the achievement, Mr Vijayant Ranjan, Chief - Kalinganagar & CEO – Industrial Energy Limited (IEL) said, “It is an honour to be awarded the Best CSR Community Initiative Award in Odisha CSR forum. It gives us immense pleasure to be recognised for our efforts to holistically transform and empower the communities. This award will only boost us to work harder towards achieving our goal of creating independent and self-sustaining individuals.”
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.