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23 Jul 2019 -National Tata Power bags platinum award for Occupational Health & Safety by Indian Chamber of Commerce

Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility has bagged Platinum award for National Occupational Health & Safety - Corporate Category and Costal Gujarat Power Limited (CGPL), its subsidiary won a Gold award in Power Generation & Electrical Units Category by the Indian Chamber of Commerce.

The awards were conferred at the hands of Mr. Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay, Honourable Minister of Power & Non-Conventional Energy Sources, Government of West Bengal.

Applauding the team’s efforts, Mr Praveer Sinha, CEO & Managing Director, Tata Power said, “We at Tata Power adhere to the world safety standards and invest in resources to reduce workplace accidents and ensure a safe working environment. We equip our employees with world class training and development programmes, thus creating a healthy work environment that complements our superior business performance. We are thankful to the Indian Chamber of Commerce for recognising our efforts.”

The ICC National Occupational Health and Safety Awards recognises an organisation’s best practices in the sphere of Occupational Health & Safety and Management at work place. The award is given in the sectors of Manufacturing, Construction & Infrastructure, Power Generation and Electrical Units, Oil & Gas, Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Hospitality, Healthcare and Commercial Complexes, Mining and Others in three categories of Large, Medium and Small Business organisations.

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 10957 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