Press Release

GPSC awarded trophy of low-carbon industrial factory from TGO

On August 23, 2019, Mr. Smornchai Khoonrak. Executive Vice President Operations of Global Power Synergy Public Company Limited or GPSC, the innovative power flagship of PTT Group, received a trophy as a role model of low-carbon industrial factory from Dr. Pongwipa Lorsomboon, Deputy Director of Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO). The prize aimed at reducing greenhouse gas in the areas of Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) and was done under the scheme of Pracharat for the development of eco-industry to reduce greenhouse gas. It was operated by the Energy Technology for Environment (ETE) Research Centre, Faculty of Engineering, Chiangmai University together with Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization. The award granting ceremony was held at Sroypetch Ballroom, Golden City Hotel, Rayong province.

To comply with the policy in order to reduce the greenhouse gas, GPSC has been operating the scheme at its Central Utility Plant 4 (CUP 4) in Rayong province which will be operated by the end of this year. The scheme is expected to reduce greenhouse gas by up to 135,207 tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year.