CSR 2012-13) by Crompton Greaves Ltd.
CSR by Crompton Greaves Ltd.
Sales: Rs 12633 Cr
Profit before Tax: Rs 64 Cr
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Source: Crompton Greaves Ltd. Annual Report (2012- 13), Pg No: 38 & 39Corporate Social Responsibility
FY2013 is the seventh year of CGs dedication
to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). CG
has believed that business canand must
have a positive impact on the communities they
serve and on the environment. CG is committednot just towards profitable growth ,but also toleaving a deeper imprint on society as a whole.
As CG expands its global footprint, the Company
is matching its business growth with addressing
societal needs wherever it operates.
In FY2013, the Company rolled out CSR
initiatives on three themes: community outreach,
education and skills development, and
sustainable energy or energy management. The
focus is to make efforts across all geographies to
align CSR activities under these three themes.
CSR IN INDIA
Community Outreach Initiatives
Skills training to self help groups from Kanjur
village under the aegis of the Ministry of Labour
- Insurance schemes for the unorganised
sector, especially women involved in domestic
- Community library in Nimgaon Wagha.
- Construction of a Gram Vikas Bhavan and
a community gymnasium at Nandur Vaidya,
Nashik. The Gram Vikas Bhavan will serve as a
centre for all community related initiatives such
as village meetings, training programmes and
- Health camps organised by the T2 division,
Malanpur, the village of Rithora; and by Unit II in
Goa in the village of Parpoli.
- Renovation of the Primary Health Centre
in the village of Kural by the Lighting Division,
- Education and Skills Development.
- Bridge classes for 50 children from Kanjur
- Global R&D conducted refresher course
in Maths for 250 students preparing for their
- Scholarships were awarded to needy
children across eight units.
- Upgrading basic facilities for the Deaf and
Dumb school in Ahmednagar.
- Sponsoring a batch of 25 students for ITI and
four students for a nursing course from Kanjur.
Upgrading ITI with electrical panels customised
by CG engineers.
CSR IN THE REST OF THE WORLD
R LT Motors, Ahmednagar, took up rainwater
harvesting as part of sustainable management
at their Unit. An underground water sump
has been created to collect rain water
accumulated from the terraces of all buildings.
The underground sump has a capacity to
hold 278.85 cubic metres of water. This
initiative has helped reduce the dependenceon the Maharashtra Industrial Development
- The M7 Division, Mandideep, recycled its
factory scrap and converted barren land into
needy families to build homes for them through
Habitat for Humanity. Awareness programmes and fund-raising
events were conducted by CG Power Systems
Canada and CG Power Systems Belgium to
help those suffering from chronic illnesses. Employees of CG Power Systems US
participated in a three week mission to provide
education and basic first aid supplies in Ghana
Education and Skills Development
English speaking classes for the local youth in
Tapioszele and Budapest. CG Power Systems Canada provides
engineering scholarships to the local university
with preference for female students. CG Power Systems Canada engineers volunteer in mentoring students taking up
engineering courses in the University of
Manitoba. ZIV Spain has tied up with Fundación Novia
Salcedo , a non - profit organisation to promote
employment among youth. It looks at providing
scholarships and industrial exposure to such
- CG Power Systems US adopted a part of the
highway leading to the CG industrial building and
implemented a clean-up drive where volunteers
take turns to keep the highway clean.
- CG Electric Systems Hungary initiated the
Save Heating Energy Project at the plant site
by using solar energy.
- CG Power Systems Ireland secured a
government grant for 114,000 under the
Better Energy Workplace Scheme for Energy
Improvement Projects. Through this, it
undertook projects to reduce annual energy
spend by 320,000.
- Carless Day is commonly implemented
across the units at different intervals to help
reduce the carbon emissions and promote
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