Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd (REC)’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Policy is --- “To remain a responsible corporate entity mindful of its social responsibilities to all stakeholders including consumers, share holders, employees, local community and society at large”.

 

REC CSR focus areas are: Health Care, Rural Electrification, Sanitation, Safe drinking water, Education, Women empowerment, Sustainable Development, Rural Industry Promotion, community plantation and forestry programmes, promotion of art and culture.

 

In line with REC CSR guidelines, REC has decided to execute a CSR project in Bhadohi parliamentary constituency of Uttar Pradesh (UP). Under this CSR project, 110 nos. of SPV LED street lights are under installation in various villages of Bhadohi to achieve following objectives:

 

1.      Ensuring better illumination in the streets in the villages,

2.      Ensuring safety and security in the area,

3.      Ensuring extended night life in the villages,

4.      Ensuring extended business hours due to extended nightlife and thereby prosperity in the populace and socio economic development of the area,

5.      Installation of Solar Systems will generate awareness amongst the students and rural population and will educate about the application of Renewable Energy Resources,

6.      Help in spreading awareness about non polluting Renewable Energy thereby helping in environmental issues, and

7.      Ensuring good relations with the rural populace with Rural Electrification Corporation Limited as an organization.