Tata Motors has major plans to achieve Net Zero goals
Date: 21 Sep 2023
Motors has adopted a holistic approach towards Net Zero. The company is embedding
sustainability into its business by focusing on the three interconnected
pillars of driving decarbonisation of its businesses and value chain, applying
a systemic circular economy approach to reducere source consumption and waste,
along with preserving and restoring the natural environment.
company’s sustainability goals are aligned with the global climate change mitigation
targets, and the company follows universally accepted guidelines and commitments
like the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) and RE100 to reach these
goals. The way it operate is reflective of its pioneering objective of enabling
a greater number of individuals to access and utilise clean mobility solutions.
Considerable investments have been made in renewable energy sources,
innovations in emissions reduction technologies, sustainable materials and
DRIVING NET ZERO
Aims to achieve net zero targets for PV business by 2040 and CV business by
Committed to a comprehensive decarbonisation strategy based on Science Based
Developed a roadmap for transitioning to 100% renewable electricity, across our
operations by the end of the decade.
Through its Energy Conservation ('ENCON') projects, the company contributed to
energy savings of 34.42 lakh kWh electricity and 23,098 GJ of fuel, resulting
into avoided emission of 5220 tCO2e and cost savings of `4.89 crores to the
The company generates renewable energy (RE) in-house through solar PV
(photovoltaic) installations, off-site captive wind farms and through
procurement of off-site wind and solar power through “Power Purchase
Agreements” ('PPA’s'). In FY23, 25.9% of total Electricity used was sourced
Robust product strategy has been adopted for transitioning to a greener
portfolio. Product plans involve a whole spectrum of clean alternatives–across
Battery Electric Vehicles, Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles and Hydrogen ICE
PIONEERING A CIRCULAR ECONOMY:
In advanced stages of creating a Tata Motors framework to cover all aspects of
circularity across the company including materials, water and waste.
Demonstrated its holistic commitment towards sustainable mobility with the
launch of “Re.Wi.Re – Recycle with Respect” to facilitate the safe recycling of
End-of-life Vehicles(ELV). There are two active RVSFs in Jaipur and
Bhubaneshwar, with a combined capacity to disassemble 25,000 end-of-life
vehicles safely and sustainably each year
Zero Waste to Landfill by 2030:
I n FY23, the Company sustained its efforts
across plants to divert hazardous waste from landfill / incineration and derive
value from the same. Several Plants divert hazardous wastes for energy
recovery through co-processing at cement plants.
Neutral by 2030 and Water Positive by 2040:
In FY23, the Company conserved a total of
8,09,036.3 lakh m3 of water through recycling effluent and rainwater
harvesting, which is 21% of total water consumption.
Two of the company’s plants achieved Water
Neutral certification inFY23 and remaining Plants are working towards achieving
• Product circularity
With the launch of TML Smart City Mobility Solutions Limited (TSCMSL), Tata
Motors intends to bring specific focus to its EV segment as a service offering
across its CV portfolio. A diverse portfolio of commercial vehicles is being offered under a supply,
operate and maintain model. So far the e-bus fleets has clocked 70 million
cumulative miles. MoUs with Delhi Transport Corporation and Bengaluru
Metropolitan Transport Corporation for the deployment of 1,500 and 921 buses,
respectively, have been signed.