December 13, 2017
Tata Housing becomes the first real estate company to win an award for corporate excellence at CII- ITC Sustainability Awards 2017
The company has been recognized for exemplary performance in sustainability practices for over a decade
New Delhi: Tata Housing, one of the leading real estate development companies in India, today announced its win at CII-ITC Sustainability Awards 2017, for outstanding accomplishment of corporate excellence in sustainability. With its commitment to green buildings, the company has set a benchmark and pioneered its sustainability practices for over a decade.
Tata Housing was adjudged with the award for its efforts to excel at sustainable business. Over the last decade, the company has set examples through its various projects by incorporating state of the art designing, utilizing modern technology and using environmentally friendly materials for construction. Being a responsible corporate citizen, Tata Housing has not only focused on the consumers, but also worked for the community welfare and environmental protection.
Brotin Banerjee, MD and CEO, Tata Housing, said, “At Tata Housing, we recognise the importance of sustainable development and are applying global sustainable practices to make our projects unique and environment-friendly. In line with our green mission, we have become the only real estate company to be water positive and carbon neutral in its operations. Following the brand ethos, Tata Housing has always kept in mind the biodiversity aspects and worked towards its improvement. We thank the jury for recognizing our efforts and encouraging to us create a sustainable business and macro-system.”
Instituted in 2006, the CII-ITC Sustainability Awards recognise and reward excellence in businesses that are seeking ways to be more sustainable and inclusive in their activities, to support the most significant contributions and encourage the leaders of this revolution. Winners of this award are India's most sustainable role models that inspire all business to follow suit. The selection process is based on the EFQM Business Excellence Model uniquely aligned to triple-bottom-line performance.