Hindustan Zinc conferred at Water Optimization 2020 Awards
Udaipur: Hindustan Zinc conferred at Water Optimization 2020 Awards – Hindustan Zinc’s Captive Power Plants (CPP) at Dariba Smelting Complex and Chanderiya Smelting Complex are conferred with two awards for its continued efforts in Water Management and conservation.
The awards were presented within the recently held 2nd edition of the Water Optimization 2020 Awards ceremony via a virtual conference organized by Mission Energy Foundation.
While the CPP at Dariba Smelting Complex (DSC) received “Best water-efficient plant around 500MW” for least water consumption using STP water, Chanderiya Smelting Complex’s (CSC) CPP has been conferred as runner up for blowdown water usages under ETP, plantation & through RO to CT makeup. Both the awards were received by Manoj Agarwal, Unit Head -DSC CPP.
Having a sustainable approach towards water management and implement various innovative technologies, Arun Misra, CEO, Hindustan Zinc said, descibes about the process which cause maximizing water recycling and maintaining zero discharge. We even have taken initiatives to process city sewage water and use an equivalent for industrial purposes also as recharge the groundwater. This award may be a testimony to the company’s persistent efforts towards conserving water and significantly contribute to the water stewardship drive”.
Hindustan Zinc is 2.41 times water positive with reference to the water it consume. together of the leaders within the Mining industry, the organization was declared water positive supported assurance administered by a third-party organization.
The Water Optimization Award 2020 was presented to utilities and its services sector who demonstrated the very best level of commitment and best practice in smart consumption of water at thermal power plants. Over the years, the awards aim to acknowledge exemplary operations, systems, and therefore the evidence of their impact on business vitality. The awards also function a catalyst for understanding the intrinsic value of business excellence and sustainability.
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