~More than 200 schools across India participated in the 'Energy Q' quiz competition~
Club Enerji, Tata Power's nationwide resource and energy conservation movement, today organised its annual event 'Club Enerji Carnival' that comprises of a kaleidoscope of activities such as project displays, quiz and performances by school children from across the country to spread the message of saving environment and doing their bit for nation building. The purpose of this event is to enable the club to propagate its message of energy and resource conservation in a fun and engaging manner. More than 400 students across six cities - Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad - participated in the carnival.
As part of the carnival, Club Enerji organized a national Quiz competition 2017 'Energy Q', for school children across various locations. The grand finale of the competition was held in Mumbai and was graced by the presence of Ms. Shalini Singh, Head - Corporate Communications, Tata Power and Mr. Mahiar Mehta, Head - Corporate Administration, Tata Power; in addition to other members of the Tata Power leadership. Five rounds of quizzing preceded the grand finale during which four schools were shortlisted from the initial 200 participating schools. The quiz, aims at reaching out to more and more school children and create awareness about resource conservation. Along with Energy Q, the students also participated in an Energy Carnival, where they showcased their ideas and solutions through projects, demonstrations and working models. Calcutta Boy's High School, Kolkata emerged as the winner, and was crowned as the Tata Power Enerji Q Champion.
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. The enthusiastic involvement by the students in these activities to spread the message is remarkable and has contributed largely towards making this a national movement. The carnival is a celebration of all the efforts put in by the children throughout the year in successfully spreading the message of conservation. 10 years ago, we launched Club Enerji initiative to explain the benefits of conservation to the children and work towards bettering lives. We will continue to organize initiatives that will educate the future citizens to make this world a better place to live in. I take this opportunity to congratulate the winner of the 'Energy Q' competition and thank everyone for the participation".
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. School children part of Tata Power Club Enerji also setup project displays showcasing their understanding on topics of energy & resource conservation. The Carnival also showcases the lively and creative side of students with dances, plays and one acts performed to the audience.
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 which include audiovisuals 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 15 million, collectively saved 21 million units of electricity and is present in 11 cities across 250 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 10466 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 Government 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 3141 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