Hyderabad: 21st August 2013: Taj Krishna has been named as 14th National Award winner for Excellence in Energy Efficiency by CII , 2013 under building catagory, The Taj Krishna hotel in Hyderabad recognized for their exceptional achievement in energy conservation and stood one amoung five top excellence energy efficient unit in India.Taj Krishna Hyderabad had to undergo very stringent processes for selection within the building category to achieve the excellence in energy efficiency awards given by CII.
Mr Mahesh Agnihotri Chief Engineer and Arnab Mondal Deputy Chief Engineer received the National Award for Excellence in Energy Management for Taj Krishna. Speaking on the occasion Mr.Sarabjeet Singh,Director Operations TAJGVK Hotels& Resorts Ltd and General Manager, Taj Krishna said “Taj Krishna has always been proactive in adopting green initiatives and the prestigious award is just an affirmation that we care for our Environment and the world we inhabit. In the past one year we have implemented various energy conservation initiatives like adopting energy efficient greener technologies LED , induction lights , wave generator & ionizer for cooling towers , boiler scrubber , environment friendly chemicals for various usages, solar hot water generation , complete usage of ETP water & cooling towers, total preventive maintenance of machineries to run at optimum load & utilization of renewable energy. Moreover initiatives adopted across all areas , i.e. water conservation , fossil fuel conservation and other have been shared & adopted by peer hotels.
The objective of the awards is to recognise and Award “Excellence” in Energy Management in Industries and to facilitate sharing of information by excellent energy efficient companies.
The entire focus of evaluation was to assess the trend of reduction in specific energy consumption, its proximity towards global best in energy consumption, innovation in identifying and implementing energy saving projects, savings achieved, methodology adopted during the implementation, proven efforts taken by the company to sustain the savings and utilization of Renewable Energy & waste materials.
The Taj Krishna on Banjara hills Road No One, Hyderabad, is one of the most distinguished addresses in the city. Its proximity to the business district has furthered the Hotel’s reputation as the epicenter of Hyderabad with its graceful architecture blending aesthetically with modern facilities.Along with its repertoire of renovated features, the hotel offers a perfect blend of contemporary comfort and stylish sophistication.The hotel has unarguablyestablished itself as a landmark hotel on the cityscape. Celebrities, International performers, Heads of State have made the hotel their preferred choice of stay in Hyderabad.
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