February 08, 2018
Tata Power Club Enerji organises impactful awareness initiatives across India
National: Tata Power, India's largest integrated power company, through Club Enerji, has been successfully working with students from various schools across the nation to build awareness about the critical issue of energy and natural resources. In a decade, the company’s Club Enerji movement has grown from a pilot project to a national movement to save energy and preserve our environment. Tata Power Club Enerji has achieved a significant milestone as the programme entered its 10th year.
|Tata Power's Club Enerji students at one of the various awareness initiatives|
Last year, Club Enerji has saved energy to about 3.5MU compared to 3MU in the previous year. The programme has formed 237,188 Energy Champions, 290,829 Energy Ambassadors and built 1,526 self-sustaining Mini Enerji Clubs. The initiatives under the programme include awareness rallies, skits, online modules, visit to Mahseer hatchery, TEDx speak, tree plantation drives, annual teachers and principal meet, national quiz contest etc.
Among the most impactful initiatives has been, its energy conservation/ afforestation /resource conservation rallies and skits across cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Ahmedabad, annual national quiz competition, Club Enerji carnival and hatchery visits in Lonavala to increase awareness of mahseer conservation.
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 21MUs of electricity till date. The club also has around 1,500 self-sustaining mini-clubs.
Commenting on the achievement, Anil Sardana, CEO and MD, Tata Power, said, “It gives me immense pride that Tata Power Club Enerji has set a benchmark in creating massive awareness on energy conservation. We have successfully achieved to make it a people’s movement than an initiative by Tata Power. Every year, the programme strives to engage with more schools and its students that will help us shape the minds of our younger generations to be sustainable individuals. It is important for everyone to understand the importance of energy conservation, and we are glad that Club Enerji students are the key drivers of our cause. I take this opportunity to thank the students and management of the schools for making this initiative a grand success.”
In recognition of impact the programme has had on the society, Club Enerji has won several awards like ABCI Awards 2017 for the Club Enerji Disaster Management module, and Asia Pacific Enterprise Leadership Awards (APELA), Singapore, to name a few. The commendable work being undertaken by the club was also showcased at a prestigious, global platform at TEDx IIM Ahmedabad event.