Tata power was created in 1915 for generating hydro-electric power supply in Khopoli, Maharashtra.
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Today it has grown out to be one of the India’s largest integrated power companies with international presence, and a leading energy provider in India. It was founded by late Shri Jamshetji Tata and along with all its subsidiaries the generation capacity of the project stands at 9184MW.
The company is present in all segments of power sector including power generation (thermal, hydro, solar and wind), transmission, fuel logistics, trading and distribution. Tata power is currently serving more than 2.6 million consumers via distribution and is known to start country’s first 4000 MW Ultra Mega Power Project in Gujarat using advanced technology. It has successfully partnered in Generation, Transmission and Distribution in India namely “Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited" with Vidyut Board in Delhi, 'Power links Transmission Ltd.' with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for generation of Power from Tala hydro plant and 'Maithon Power Ltd.' with Damodar Valley Corporation both publicly and privately.
The company is also involved in renewable energy sources and clean energy generation with the capacity of 1794 MW. The company has made strategic investments in Indonesia, Singapore, Zambia, Georgia, Norway, Australia etc. Apart from the conventional services of transmission and power, Strategic Engineering division is meant for indigenous design, development, production, integration and handling other critical missions of strategic importance. This division has partnered with several defense departments across globe. SED division has is now operating at level 5 of CMM.