~ Club Enerji programme celebrates its 10th Anniversary ~
Club Enerji, Tata Power's nationwide resource and energy conservation movement, today, organised its third annual event 'Club Enerji Carnival 2018' that comprises of a kaleidoscope of activities such as project displays, quiz shows and other performances by school children from across the country. to spread the message of saving environment and doing their bit for nation building.
Every year, the students of Club Enerji across India comes together for the mega carnival to propagate its message of energy and resource conservation in a fun and engaging manner. Students across six cities - Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad - participated in the carnival. This year, the Tata Power Club Enerji movement is also celebrating its 10th anniversary.
The carnival commenced with the national Quiz competition - 'Energy Q', for school children across various locations. Five rounds of quizzing preceded the grand finale of the competition in Mumbai which was graced by the presence of Mr.Ashok Sethi, COO & Executive Director, Mr. Ganesh Srinivasan, Chief Corporate Operations (T&D), Mr.Mahiar Mehta, Head-Employee Services & Administration , Mr. Avilash Dwivedi , Head - Community Relations , Ms. Shalini Singh, Head - Corporate Communications, Tata Power; in addition to other dignitaries. Pawar Public School, Kandivali West , Mumbai emerged as the winner and was crowned as the Tata Power Enerji Q Champion. The second place was won by Udayachal High School, Vikroli East, third place by Ryan International School ( CBSE) and 4th Place by Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School, Thane.
As part of the competition, four schools were shortlisted from the initial 200 participating schools across India. The second part of the carnival comprises of an exclusive exhibition to projects, demonstrations and working models by students, to showcase their ideas and solution for energy conservation. More than 17 school groups participated in the exhibition and were awarded certificate of appreciation by Tata Power.
Commenting on the success of the initiative, Mr Anil Sardana, CEO & MD, Tata Power said, "Club Enerji Carnival brings together students across India and provides them with a platform to showcase their zeal in the area of energy conservation and resource conservation. We pledged our commitment towards this movement 10 years ago and today we are immensely proud of the difference that the students continue to make in the society through awareness. The carnival is a celebration of all the efforts put in by the children throughout the year in successfully spreading the message of conservation. We will continue to organize initiatives that will educate the future citizens to make this world a better place to live in. We would like to congratulate all the winners and thank all the schools for lending their full support and whole-hearted participation in the competition.".
Club Enerji Carnival is a National Event of Tata Power Club Enerji comprising of Enerji Quiz competition, project displays & performances by school children from various schools across cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Kolkata, Bengaluru & Ahmedabad. Enerji Quiz is the key highlight of the event comprising of various rounds and aims at reaching out to more and more school children while creating awareness about energy conservation through means of education. Carnival also showcases the lively and creative side of students with dances, plays and one acts performed to the audience.
The Club Enerji programme has reached out to over 500 schools in India and has sensitised over 15 million citizens, who in turn have helped save more than 21 MUs of electricity till date. The club also has around 1500 self-sustaining mini-clubs.
About Tata Power 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 500 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
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 10,757 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: www.tatapower.com