Bhubaneswar: NTPC Eastern Region HQ Regional Executive Director Partha Mazumdar Tuesday hoisted the National Flag and took the ceremonial salute. This was followed by his address.
Speaking on this occasion Partha Mazumder said, “t was with a great sense of pride that we celebrating the 77th Independence Day of our Nation”. He recalled the struggles and sacrifices of our freedom fighters, who fought for the independence and sovereignty of the nation.
He made a special mention of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate and commemorate 75 years of independence and the glorious history of its people, culture and achievements. The official journey of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav commenced on 12th March 2021 which started a 75-week countdown to our 75th anniversary of independence and will end post a year on 15th August 2023.
He said that the people at NTPC are the prime movers of powering ournation and contributing significantly to its growth. With a humble start in1975, NTPC is now the nation’s largest and most admired energy major. It is indeed a matter of pride that our company is India’s largest integratedenergy company with an installed capacity of more than 73 GW powering the country’s growth. ERII Region has stood as a pillar and partner in NTPC’s journey towards excellence.
The Regional Executive Director further stated that NTPC is expanding its footprint in new business areas like green hydrogen, waste-to-energy and e-mobility. India’s largest powerproducer is also aiming for a 10 per cent reduction in net energy intensity by 2032. NTPC has become India’s first energy company to declare its energy compact goals as part of the UN High-level Dialogue on Energy (HLDE).
NTPC’s flagship CSR initiative, Girl Empowerment Mission (GEM), had reached new heights of success in helping young girls to realize their dreams. This year, NTPC has carried out its GEM program in around 41 Locations.