Tata Motors has been conferred with the prestigious National Energy Conservation Award 2017 for its Jamshedpur Plant. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Power, Government of India, awarded Tata Motors’ Jamshedpur plant the First Prize in the Automotive (Manufacturing) Sector.
The award was given by The Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, on the occasion of the National Energy Conservation day celebrated on 14th December 2017 at VigyanBhawan, New Delhi.
On receiving the award, Mr Ajoy Behari Lall, Head Manufacturing, Commercial Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors Limited said, “We are honored to receive this coveted recognition for our efforts in energy conservation and management.This is a result of continuous hard work of the entire Tata Motors and the team Jamshedpur which unremittingly works towards the new initiatives.The award serves as a motivation for us, to continue adopting innovative energy conservation measures in our manufacturing operations. This is an excellent initiative by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency to motivate the Indian industry to use energy efficiently and promote a culture of conservation.”
Energy Performance Highlights of FY 16-17:
1. A double-digit energy reduction in Specific Electrical Energy Consumption w.r.t FY 2015-16
2. Impressive reduction in Specific Thermal Energy Consumption w.r.t FY 2015-16
3. A double-digitreduction in Carbon Footprint w.r.t FY 2015-16