More than 20 member organizations under EVN won the first Sustainable Energy Award

On July 4, 2020 in Hanoi, the Department of Energy Conservation and Sustainable Development (Ministry of Industry and Trade) organized a ceremony to give "Sustainable Energy 2019" award for honoring typical businesses those operating in the field of energy production and supply, manufacturing of energy saving and environmentally friendly products. In particular, there are more than 20 member units under EVN being awarded.


Vice Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong spoke at the awards ceremony - Photo: Thanh Trung

According to Vice Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong, this is the first time the awards ceremony is organized to honor businesses operating in the fields of mining, production, processing, transmitting and distributing energy; businesses operating in the field of renewable energy as well as businesses producing energy saving products. Thereby, renewable energy and energy saving initiatives, technologies, solutions, and the message of green growth and environmental protection have been communicated and conveyed to all sectors of the economy, the community and the whole society.

Through prequalification, final examinations and final certification, the board of examiners selected 61 businesses to give the award of sustainable energy in 2019, including 50 businesses and 11 young businesses meeting the criteria of sustainable energy.

The "Sustainable Energy 2019" award is co-organized by the Department of Energy Conservation and Sustainable Development - Ministry of Industry and Trade and Vietnam Energy Conservation and Efficiency Association (VECEA). This is one of the communication activities within the framework of the National Program on energy conservation and efficiency in the 2019 - 2030 period, which has been approved by the Prime Minister. Expected, the award will be held annually.

Leaders of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Department of Energy Conservation and Sustainable Development jointly gave awards to businesses that met the criteria of sustainable energy in 2019 - Photo: Thanh Trung

Member units under EVN won the award:

- Southern Power Corporation and Central Power Corporation

- Power companies: Ben Tre, Binh Thuan, Ninh Thuan, Vinh Long, Quang Ngai, Da Nang, Ba Dinh, Soc Son, Son Tay, Ba Vi, Hoan Kiem, Nam Tu Liem,

- Hydropower companies: Son La, Hoa Binh, Dong Nai, Da Nhim - Ham Thuan - Da Mi Hydropower Joint Stock Company, Song Ba Ha Hydropower Joint Stock Company

- Thermal power companies: Duyen Hai and Phu My

- Binh Thuan Wind Power Joint Stock Company

  • 04/07/2020 03:43