About Quality Assurance Laboratory, TATA Steel Ltd.
A 3 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant was commissioned in Noamundi, with due account for Tata Steel's carbon footprint reduction projects. This is the first solar power plant in a country's iron ore mine. The Tata Power Solar project will contribute to a CO2 reduction of about 3000 tons per year.
As of 31 March 2017, Tata Steel Group is one of the world's leading steel firms with annual crude steel (MTPA) capability of 27.5 million tons per year. It is the second-largest geo-diversified steel manufacturer in the world with activities in 26 nations in 50 nations. Tata Steel is currently recognized as worldwide' Industry Leader' for' Steel category' by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (2015), following the Deming Application Prize and Deming Grand Prize for ongoing improvements in 2008 and 2012 respectively.
A significant milestone in its quest to become a sustainable enterprise, Tata Steel has set out to explore clean energy solutions as an important step forward towards the issues of energy security in India. A basic principle maintained by all Tata Group businesses is respect and safeguarding the environment. Achievement of environmental excellence is a strategic factor in our quest to establish benchmarks for value creation and business citizenship.