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10 Dec 2018 -Mundra & Ahmedabad CGPL organizes Fire & Safety Awareness Session for students in Mandvi, Gujarat

~ Raised awareness among 513 students, 30 teachers & 5 schools~

Tata Power, India's largest integrated power utility, has always considered the safety of its employees, consumers, and communities as its core priority. It has led the way in promoting safety measures in its operational areas as well as across all its business processes. As part of the 10th Tata Volunteering Week, CGPL, a fully owned subsidiary of Tata Power organised a Fire and Safety Awareness session with high school students in Mandvi.

With an aim to reduce fire accidents among children, CGPL's Safety Department volunteers organised training sessions for over 513 students and 30 teachers of Nana Bhadiya Primary School, Gundiyali Primary School, Maska Higher Secondary School, Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Deshalpar and Faradi High School. The sessions focused on various measures that should be adopted for prevention of fire and to enhance its impact, students were also given practical training of handling fire prevention equipment.

Talking about the initiative, Mr. Ashok Sethi, COO & Executive Director, Tata Power, said, "Well-being of our community has always been at the heart of CGPL's operations. By organising Fire Safety Awareness sessions as part of the 10th Tata Volunteering Week, we aim to create a safe environment for our community members. We would like to thank the school authorities for extending their support for the smooth execution of the session. The appreciation for our efforts by them only makes us strive harder to practice this philosophy in all areas of our operations."

Tata Power aims to continue raising awareness on safety measures to create a safe and habitable environment for all the community members living in its outreach areas.

About Tata Power:

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.

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