In the recently concluded CII GreenCo Summit 2019 in New Delhi, India’s
leading automobile manufacturer, Tata Motors’ Sanand Plant was honoured with
the ‘GreenCo Star Performer Award.’ The plant is the first in the four-wheeler segment to receive such a laurel. This is the
consecutive second year where the company has won the award for
its green initiatives.
Initiatives at the Tata Motors’ Sanand Plant included increasing renewable
energy consumption to 37 per cent in FY18-19, reducing greenhouse gas emissions
significantly, reducing water consumption per car, tree plantation activities,
water conservation for communities through ground water recharging and
desilting of the village ponds and 100 per cent co-processing & recycling
of hazardous waste.
This recognition is
testimony of the company employees and of the leadership team which ensured
actions for improvements resulting in getting an award in the first assessment.