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11 Apr 2018 -Ahmedabad and Mundra Tata Power's CGPL celebrates International Women's Day at Mundra, Gujarat

Tata Power, India's largest integrated power company, through its 100 percent subsidiary, Coastal Gujarat Power Ltd. (CGPL), has always adopted a focused approach towards women empowerment by implementing various multi-dimensional development programs for them. In line with this commitment, CGPL, Tata Power's wholly owned subsidiary, celebrated International Women's day by organising a workshop to sensitise female employees, workmen and the community at large.

Over 50 women participated in the workshop held at the plant site. The objective of the campaign was to create awareness and provide expert guidance about personal safety, Prevention Of Sexual Harassments (POSH), the necessary legal procedures for women's safety at workplace and in society, and means to voice out their opinion against any such crime. It also sensitised the participants upon personal hygiene and health.

Talking about the initiative, Mr. KV Ghate, CEO - CGPL, Tata Power, said, “International Women's Day, as the name implies, is a day to celebrate womanhood while laying importance on gender equality. We, at Tata Power have always stayed committed towards the safety, health and hygiene of women in our areas of operation. This awareness session will not only educate women about their safety but also empower them to take care of their health on a priority basis. We are glad to organise such workshops like this which has helped facilitate a safer and hygienic environment for women."

The awareness session turned out to be really informative and was appreciated by all the participants.

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Tata Power is India's largest integrated power company with a growing international presence. The Company together with its subsidiaries and jointly controlled entities has an installed gross generation capacity of 10757 MW and a presence in all the segments of the power sector viz. Fuel Security and Logistics, Generation (thermal, hydro, solar and wind), Transmission, Distribution and Trading. It has successful public-private partnerships in Generation, Transmission and Distribution in India namely “Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited" with Delhi Vidyut Board for distribution in North Delhi, 'Powerlinks Transmission Ltd.' with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for evacuation of Power from Tala hydro plant in Bhutan to Delhi and '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. It is also one of the largest renewable energy players in India with a clean energy portfolio of 3417 MW. Its international presence includes strategic investments in Indonesia through a 30% stake in the leading coal company PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC), 26% stake in mines at PT Baramulti Suksessarana Tbk ("BSSR"); in Singapore through Trust Energy Resources to securitize coal supply and the shipping of coal for its thermal power generation operations; in South Africa through a joint venture called ‘Cennergi' to develop projects in sub-Sahara Africa; in Zambia through 50:50 joint venture with ZESCO for 120 MW Hydro which has become operational in 2016; in Georgia through AGL which is a joint venture with Clean Energy, Norway & IFC for development of 187 MW hydro project and in Bhutan through a hydro project in partnership with The Royal Government of Bhutan. With its track record of technology leadership, project execution excellence, world class safety processes, customer care and driving green initiatives, Tata Power is poised for a multi-fold growth and committed to 'lighting up lives' for generations to come”. Visit us at: