B Thermal : National Energy Conservation day has been celebrated at OPGC’s IB Thermal Power Station on 14th December. A number of activities were organized on this occasion with the objective of creating awareness on the importance of energy conservation amongst employees, their spouses and school students of ITPS Township.
This campaign saw a large participation in events such as Painting competition and Energy conservation awareness programme for school Students, Quiz competition & energy conservation awareness programme for Ladies, slogan competition and energy conservation awareness programme for employees etc.
Winners of various competitions are as follows:
Painting competition for School Children
1st Position – Priyanka Padhan, DAV Public School
2nd position – Somesh Mohapatra, DAV High School
3rd Position – Ritanshu Pragnyan Dalai, DAV High School
Quiz competition for ladies
1st Position – Mrs Samita Mishra
2nd position – Mrs Swagatika Jena
3rd Position – Mrs Somya Pati
Slogan competition for employees
1st Position – Mr Subrat Mishra, WTP
2nd position – Mr Ranjay Kumar, MGR
3rd Position – Mr Akhila Satapathy, Civil
As a special invitee of the awareness programme, Addl. Director of Petroleum Conservation Research Association(PCRA), Eastern Region Sri Pradeep Kumar Panda spoke on the importance of energy consumption and its use in our day-to-day life, its scarcity and its impact on the sustainability of global ecosystems. Winners of the various competitions were rewarded by Director(Operations) Manas Ranjan Rout in the closing ceremony held in the afternoon, in the presence of Plant Manager (OPGC-1) Sri Sudhakar Swain, Head (Engineering) Ms Madhumita Soren and other senior OPGC officials.