Indian Oil Corporation is one of the most successful Public Enterprises in India and is among the ‘Maharatna Companies’. It is one of the front-runners in the energy sector that has energized and fuelled the growth and development of India, both in letter and spirit. It is the highest-ranking Indian entry in the Fortune’s 500 list.
Its vision being the ‘Energy of India’, is not just defined by the high financial turnover or being ranked among the world’s largest corporations, but also by the large team of dedicated & proud employees, who everyday strive towards the organization’s goal of taking the lead in meeting India’s energy demands efficiently and effectively.
Being the Energy of India, Indian Oil’s business interests encompass the entire hydrocarbon value chain- from refining, pipeline transportation & marketing, to exploration & production of crude oil & gas, petrochemicals, gas marketing, alternative energy sources and globalisation of downstream operations.
As an organization Indian Oil has service to the Nation and community as a part of its DNA. Any outstanding achievements of the employees in the field of social work is suitably encouraged by publishing in its house journals. In its earlier days, the organization undertook CSR activities benefitting the populace in the vicinity of our units/ installations, under the head “Community Development”. The idea was to lend a hand towards improving the quality of life of the community, which included marginalized groups viz. SCs, STs, etc. Today Indian Oil’s Sustainability and CSR vision is to operate its activities in providing energy solutions to its customers in a manner that is efficient, safe & ethical, which minimizes negative impact on environment and enhances quality of life of the community, towards sustaining a holistic business. It has been contributing significantly in the following areas and the scale makes it :
- Basic livelihood needs & societal empowerment,
- Safe drinking water and protection of water resources,
- Healthcare and sanitation,
- Education and employment-enhancing vocational skills,
- Empowerment of women and socially/economically backward groups,
- Developing tourist friendly facilities at monuments of national importance, etc.
The community development work of Indian Oil Corporation, enhancing the quality of lives of the people they touch, spans across the length and breadth of the country and cutting across all demographic groups, from Leh in J&K in the North to the Northeastern States, to the aspirational/ backward districts/ naxal affected areas, to Gujarat in the West and Tamil Nadu/Kerala in the South. Indian Oil Corporation is a giant in its contribution to Nation Building.