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Mini Club of Pawar Public school, Bhandup, along with 11 other schools organises a Maharally in association with Tata Power's Club Enerji November 10, 2014

~ Rally on Energy Saving and Waste management to Save Earth and Environment ~
~ 250 students from 12 schools participated in the initiative and sensitized over 1500 people~

Tata Power's nationwide energy conservation programme, Club Enerji, has constantly endeavored to bring about a first-hand realisation of the energy crisis and spark an initiative for curbing energy-wastage through active measures. Upholding this commitment, the Mini Club of Pawar Public school, Bhandup, along with 8 other schools of the neighbouring area, conducted a Maharally for Awareness on Energy Saving and Waste management to Save Earth and Environment.

More than 250 students joined hands and participated in the Maharally in order to sensitise citizens on the need for resource preservation, optimum utilisation of natural wealth and the benefits of conserving environmental capital, resources and manpower. The rally kicked off from Pawar Public school with school students' enthusiastically chanting slogans like 'Save Power, Save Energy', carrying handmade posters and banners, and carrying placards with paintings depicting different ways of conserving resources. The students sensitised over 1500 people, a mix of pedestrians, people at traffic signals and some societies on the importance and methods of conserving energy and various natural resources.

Various other schools including Gurunanak High School, Oxford High School, National Education Society School, Cosmos High School, Bright High School, St. Francis Xaviers School, R.A.U.B.S. High School, IDUBS High School participated in the Maharally.

Speaking on the initiative, Mr. Anil Sardana, Managing Director and CEO, Tata Power said, "Club Enerji is not just a cause or initiative, it's a revolution that has played a vital role in aiding young minds. The youth have been the core influencers in advocating energy and resource conservation. We are extremely proud of the enthusiasm, involvement and dedication displayed by the school students whose efforts have been key in making Club Enerji a national movement. The actions and contributions of the students have come a long way in making a positive impact on the environment. We would like to thank the principals and teachers of all participating schools in extending their whole-hearted support and making the Maharally such a success."

Club Enerji aims to instill civic responsibilities and management qualities in children, and inspire them to inculcate the conservation message in their parents, peers and society at large thereby propagating the importance of this mission among fellow citizens. The launch of Waste Management Module' this year aims at educating students about the hazards of waste dumping on the environment and its impact on the ecosystem. Since its inception in 2007, Club Enerji has reached out to more than 450 schools by reaching out to an average of 75 new schools every year in India. It has sensitised over 7 million citizens, who in turn have helped save more than 11.2 MUs of electricity till date. This is equivalent to saving 11,200 tonnes of CO2, and is enough to light up over 5,200 houses for a year. The Club also has 1,150 self-sustaining Mini Club Enerjis and has won several national and international accolades.

   
Students from 12 schools joined hands and conducted a Maharally

About Club Enerji
Tata Power started its school outreach programme, "Tata Power Energy Club" in 2007. In 2009, Club Enerji took its next big leap, with the programme turning into a national movement, covering more than 450 schools across Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Belgaum, Jamshedpur and Lonavla and further attained a new milestone of achieving over one million citizens sensitisation and more than one million units energy savings. School children, from Class III to Class IX, are taught the importance of conserving energy through innovative modules which include audio-visuals and power point presentations. Children are imparted energy saving and resource conservation tips during these sessions, usage of which have shown dramatic savings. Club Enerji reached out to more than 7 million, collectively saved 11.2 million units of electricity and is present in 11 cities across 450 schools in India.

About Tata Power:
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 [8613] MW in India 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 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. 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") and a geothermal project; in Singapore through Trust Energy Resources to securitise 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 South Africa, Botswana and Namibia; in Australia through investments in enhanced geothermal and clean coal technologies 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: www.tatapower.com

For further information, please contact:

Shalini Singh
Chief, Corporate Communications
The Tata Power Company Limited
Phone: 022 - 6665 8748
Email: shalinis@tatapower.com

Payal Tiwari / Aneesha Singh
Rediffusion / Edelman
9920 483225 / 9820 741240
Email: payal.tiwari@edelman.com
Aneesha.Singh@edelman.com


 
   
 
 
 
 
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