Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd has signed an MoU with Delhi Jal Board for installing industrial type RO (reverse osmosis) plants with ATW (any time water) machines, popularly called Water ATWMs. The MoU was signed by Praveer Sinha, CEO & Executive Director, TPDDL, and Vijay Kumar, CEO, Delhi Jal Board, in the presence of Lt. Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung
As per the MoU, TPDDL would install 10 water ATWMs during the current year at Haiderpur, Lal Bagh (Azadpur), Sanjay Basti, Timarpur, Inder Lok, Kirtinagar, Keshavpuram, Chander Shekhar Azad Colony and Wazirpur Industrial Area.
Over the next three years, TPDDL has planned to install a total of 100 safe drinking water RO plants with ATW dispensing systems which will directly benefit approximately one million residents of the JJ clusters and resettlement colonies. TPDDL has around 223 JJ clusters in its licensed area.
Each Water ATWM has a capacity of purifying 500-1,500 litres of water per hour. In October 2014, TPDDL installed such Water ATWMs in five government schools in October 2014.