100% Home Grown
Trinidad Generation Unlimited (TGU) owns and manages a major fuel-efficient 720-megawatt (MW) combined-cycle power plant in Trinidad and Tobago.
The TGU facility is the largest combined-cycle power plant in the Caribbean and currently supplies approximately 50% of Trinidad and Tobago’s electrical energy. TGU is owned by the National Investment Fund Holding Company Limited (NIF); the latter is a wholly owned entity of the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GORTT).
TGU is fully staffed by nationals whose exceptional expertise and performance allow us to meet the rigid standards of health, safety and environment (HSE), as well as operability and reliability of the facility.
Our Vision and Mission
Consistently meeting goals and objectives
Driven by our commitment to our stakeholders, we will safely and efficiently manage and operate a high-performance, industry-leading organisation, fostering motivated, engaged and innovative teams that create value at each level of the organisation.
To be the power provider of choice in Trinidad and Tobago and across the region, demonstrating customer‐oriented focus and dedication to safety, quality, people and performance in powering regional growth and development.
Our Core Values
Health, Safety and Environment
We do everything safely; we analyse and mitigate risk.
Efficient and Competitive
We demonstrate diligence and cost-effectiveness.
People are important to us and we value our relationships with all stakeholders.
We operate with openness, fairness, integrity and transparency.
We are open to learning, positive change and continuously improving.
Our Logo and Tagline
The TGU logo – The integration of the hand, leaf and people, was created from the imagination and artistic expression of TGU staff. It is a true representation of our thriving culture of collaboration. Each element symbolises a guiding principle and visually expresses TGU’s commitment to all customers, our community and our country.
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Highlights our aim of being a world-class facility achieved by committing to operate with international standards and best practices. The circular shape represents continuous improvement.
Symbolises caring and nurturing with the waves symbolising our continuity, future, growth and unlimited potential.
Blue: loyalty, honesty, integrity and teamwork by which we operate.
Represent the teamwork and energy of the TGU team.
Orange: intelligence, creativity and energy of the TGU team.
Signifies our commitment to operating with care and respect for the environment.
Green: efficiency and clean energy.
Redefining Energy is the embodiment of the TGU name and what it stands for. It encapsulates everything the organisation is trying to accomplish, not only within the power industry but with everything the company touches, from its employees to the environment and the community. It expresses a shift in movement in the way energy is seen, interpreted and utilised. It is a shift in the efficiency of energy usage geared to conserve, utilise and preserve our natural resources for the benefit our future generations. TGU is not only transforming energy, but is redefining the way we interact with and use energy in every way.
Direction and Management
Our Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is responsible for the overall strategic direction, supervision and control of TGU and regularly assess its competitive position and approves its strategic and financial plans.
The Team Leaders are responsible for executing the overall strategic direction, supervision and control of TGU and regularly assess its competitive position and approves its strategic and financial plans.