India’s Tata Power launches EV chargers in Hyderabad

They were installed for IT company Cognizant

India’s Tata Power unveils EV charging points

Tata Power has installed its first electric vehicle (EV) charging station in the Indian state of Mumbai. The chargers at the Tata Power Receiving Station are able to monitor the car battery status and units consumed while charging a vehicle. The company plans to set up more charging stations at other locations in the city. […]

Tata Power commissions two green projects in India

A subsidiary of Tata Power has commissioned two renewable energy projects in India. That includes 36MW of a 100MW wind farm, which is under construction at Andhra Pradesh and a 49MW solar plant in Tamil Nadu. That increases the operating renewable energy capacity of Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL) to 1,876MW – comprising 841MW […]

Tata Power buys renewable energy firm

Tata Power’s green energy division has bought an Indian renewable energy firm. It has acquired Welspun Renewabes Energy Private Limited (WREPL) in a 92 billion rupees (£0.92bn) deal which is said to be the largest renewable transaction in India so far. Tata Power Renewable Energy will take control of WREPL’s 1.1GW of renewable power projects, […]

Tata Power opens 24MW wind farm in India

Indian power company Tata Power has opened a 24MW wind farm in the state of Gujarat. The project at Rojmal takes the company’s total installed capacity to 8,750MW, out of which renewable energy capacity stands at 1,383MW. The wind farm is expected to generate nearly 52 million units per year. Anil Sardana, MD and CEO […]

Tata Power to educate students on waste management

Indian energy giant Tata Power has launched a new programme aimed at educating students on managing waste. The ‘Waste Management Module’, part of its nationwide energy and resource conservation movement Club Enerji, will emphasise on saving water, fuel, paper and electricity. It aims to teach students about the repercussions of waste dumping on the environment […]

New solar plant in Indian state of Maharashtra

The Indian state of Maharashtra will soon have a new solar plant with a total installed capacity of 28.8MW. The plant will be spread over 130 acres of land and will be developed by Tata Power’s Renewable Energy division. The group’s distribution arm has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to buy electricity from […]

Tata Power launches carbon neutral ‘Eco-Hut’ in India

Indian energy giant Tata Power has launched its first pilot model of carbon neutral self-powered eco house in the country. The power company invested a total of Rs 10 lakhs (£11,015) in the Eco-Hut (pictured) at Walwhan Garden, Lonavala in the state of Maharashtra. It has zero carbon footprint compared to a modern house which […]

India’s Tata Power to add 250MW of renewables every year

Indian energy giant Tata Power said it plans to add up to 250MW of renewable energy in the country every year. The company has aimed for 30-35MW of solar power and 150-200MW of wind energy a year and has also set a target of generating 20-25% of it total generation capacity from clean energy sources […]

Tata Power’s initiative saves 8lakh energy units in India

Indian energy company Tata Power has saved nearly eight lakh energy units – more than enough to power 372 homes – through an energy conservation programme. The ‘Club Enerji’ initiative, spearheaded by school children, was launched six years ago as part of the company’s aim to stop wastage of energy and increase awareness of conserving […]