Maynilad honored at ASEAN Energy Awards 2017
West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) was recognized for its best practices in energy efficiency and conservation at the ASEAN Energy Awards 2017.
Maynilad’s La Mesa Treatment Plant 2 was particularly declared winner under the “ASEAN Best Practices Competition for Energy Management in Buildings and Industries (Small and Medium Industry Category)”.
Conferred by the independent intergovernmental organization ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE), the ASEAN Energy Awards 2017 recognizes companies and individuals in the ASEAN region for their contributions in renewable energy, energy management, and coal resource utilization.
Maynilad is one of only five Philippine companies to be recognized in the ASEAN Energy Awards 2017, which honored 86 companies and individuals from Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore and Philippines.
Maynilad’s energy efficiency initiatives at the La Mesa Treatment Plant 2 at La Mesa Treatment Plant 2 –an ISO 50001:2011-certified (Energy Management System) facility– enabled it to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other related environmental impacts.
The water company was also able to generate savings in electricity consumption because of its energy-reduction program.
“Despite our continued service expansion, we have registered energy savings and reduced carbon emissions through better operational efficiencies. This recognition from the ASEAN Centre for Energy inspires us to keep improving our business processes,” said Maynilad President and CEO Ramoncito S. Fernandez.