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19 Feb 2019 -Kolkata Club Enerji advocates simple energy and resource conservation tips amongst 1.7 lakh students across nine schools in Kolkata

~ Saves more than 1.4 MUs of energy in its decade long stint~

With a strategic focus on conserving natural resources and tackling the energy crisis in the country, ‘Club Enerji’ marked its decade long successful stint in Kolkata by sensitizing over 1.7 lakh students and saving more than 1.4 MUs of energy. The programme reached out to students across nine schools in FY2018-19 bringing about a chain reaction which significantly helps in conserving natural resources. 

Since its inception in 2007, Club Enerji has reached out to more than 533 schools nationwide, sensitizing over 19.34 million citizens and saving more than 25 million units of energy. With over 1,526 Mini Clubs the initiative so far has 2,38,385 Energy Champions, and 2,83,473 Energy Ambassadors to its credit.

Speaking on this occasion, Ms. Shalini Singh, Chief-Corporate Communications & Sustainability, Tata Power, said, “Tata Power has always laid a great deal of emphasis towards sustainable living and resource conservation amongst individuals. Through ‘Club Enerji’, we aim to highlight the significance of having and acting on consideration of strong civic & moral values. We would like to thank our fellow partners in helping us implement various activities to conserve our environment and making our effort a huge success.”

Club Enerji organizes various activities like nature trails and visits to the Tata Mahseer hatcheries for the students, in order to increase awareness on its bio-diversity and conservation programs. Club Enerji also has an online module spread across UAE, US, UK, and South Africa, and Indian cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Pune, Ajmer, and Bengaluru. Club Enerji today has become a holistic movement to save energy and natural resources. Through its various modules, children all around the country are growing into responsible citizens and proactive leaders of the future.

About Tata Power Club Enerji:

Tata Power Club Enerji (TPCE) is an Energy & Resource Conservation Club that focuses on bringing about a first-hand realization of the energy crisis and scarcity of natural resources in the country. With the increasing demand for energy, effective management and conservation of the same has become the need of the hour. Recognizing the immense value that schools and school children can bring to the initiative and taking due consideration of this urgent  need, Tata Power started "Tata Power Club Enerji", to propagate efficient usage of energy and to educate the society on climate change issues in 2007.  For more information kindly visit: http://www.clubenerji.com

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 30% 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