Tata Power's Maithon Power Limited (MPL), the Company's 74:26 joint venture with Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC), has always stood out for its exemplary efforts towards energy and environment conservation. In recognition of its excellence, MPL was bestowed by South Asia Forum for Energy Efficiency (SAFEE) with Global Energy Management Award 2017.
The award which was in recognition of MPL’s active contribution in the field of energy conservation was presented at a function by Mr. R K Verma, Chairperson, Central Electricity Authority to Mr. K Chandrashekhar, CEO & ED- MPL on behalf of the company. Other reputed industry players like National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) also attended the event.
Expressing his joy on the achievement, Mr. K Chandrashekhar CEO & ED- Maithon Power Ltd, Tata Power said, "It gives me great pleasure to be a recipient of such a prestigious award. We, at Tata Power always strive to lead the reform process for sustainable power and we are committed to safeguarding the environment for future generations. Awards like these, act as an impetus for us and our teams to only continue walking on our path towards sustainability. I would like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to all team members who have constantly shown a commitment towards excellence. I am sure that we will continue this journey in the times to come.”
The South Asia Forum for Energy Efficiency (SAFEE) was formed in 2009 as a joint initiative of World Energy Council- Indian Member Committee and Energy Saving Commission-World Foundry Organization (WFO). It is a not-for-profit organization registered under the Societies Act. Since 2009, SAFEE is actively working in the energy sector to promote greater awareness about energy efficiency, equity, environment and enterprise. Experts at SAFEE contribute to nation building through policy research, policy advocacy and sectoral studies with participative knowledge networking.
News published on 08 / 02 / 2017 by Rashmi Nargundkar