Social care and Concern
- Green Initiatives:
- Urja Dweep is a unique self-energizing residential complex based solely on green power at SUGEN Plant (Surat). It comprises: Swadhar (the medical centre), Jarul (a 48 apartment residential colony) and a Bio Gas plant for using the waste of the surroundings and consequently support the gas and electricity requirement of Swadhar and Jarul.
- Rain water harvesting to conserve and reuse water at SUGEN and DGEN Plants.
- Green Cover:
- Over 43% of the total SUGEN Plant area and 40% of the total DGEN Plant area are under green cover as against statutory norm of 33%. Further, 50 meters of green periphery plantation has been undertaken against the norm of 30 meters at SUGEN. More than 1,28,000 trees of all sizes have been planted at SUGEN.
- Around 893 trees were transplanted with a healthy success rate of 77% during the construction of SUGEN Plant; during which period no trees were cut down.
- Trees were planted across 5500 sq. meters of land near SUGEN and the income generated from these plantations goes to the villagers.
- Mangroves were planted in 50 Hectares of land in Dahej to arrest the soil erosion in the coastal belt near DGEN Plant.