Tree plantation is integral to the environment management plan of the company and it has developed over 3 million plants with a survival rate of over 90% during the past 10 years.
Maintenance of ecological balance and a perfect environment has been of utmost importance The company undertakes afforestation programmes covering vast tracts of land in and around its projects. Afforestation programme for project, township, green-belt and other sites are designed according to the geographical features. Species are selected on the basis of their adaptability and local species. Afforestation not only contributes to the aesthetics but also go a long way in serving as ‘sinks’ for the pollutant emission of the power plant. At times, they even combat pollution from other industries in the surrounding area.
- Large-scale bio-diversified afforestation and horticulture activities have been implemented. Massive tree plantation drives have been undertaken.
- A botanical garden named Sanjeeveni botanical park has been established where rare plants, foliage, cactus and herbal plants are collected.
- Establishment of nurseries for in-house development of rare and special flower species.
- A bio-diversity nature park has been developed for exotic birds.