ENERGY-EFFICIENT MENTOR COMPANY AWARD 2017
Cothec Kft. has been granted the reputable Energy Efficient Mentor Company Award for the 5th time. It is an important indicator of the fact that the company has been thinking in a responsible way for a long time. For Cothec it is a conscious process requiring constant rejuvenation.
The company’s slogan "Energy Retrofit with Ease" precisely reflects the ambition to include renewable energy resources in energy projects and to help other companies develop by guidance and active participation and share of knowledge.
Within 5 years 800 companies joined the Programme.
Since setting the footstone in 2011 in a symbolic way, Virtual Power Plant Programme has grown into an energy efficiency programme with unique professional and social co-operation in the country. More than 800 business associations entered the programme, a lot of them are proud of their significant energy savings already. On the occasion of the International Energy Saving Day it was the third time that the most outstanding energy-conscious and energy-efficient companies had been awarded.
The Advisory Board of the Programme involves representatives of the scientific field, professional administration, NGOs, as well as mentor companies exemplary in the field of energy efficiency. In the past three years a uniform evaluation method has been established, furthermore a motivation system considered unique even in international scales too, by which the tender inspires Hungarian industrial companies to enhance their energy efficiency.
Mentor companies besides setting their personal examples, take part in promoting the Programme and undertake to motivate more and more companies among their clients and suppliers to make an attempt to win the Energy-conscious Company or Energy Efficient Company titles. Apart from these they have a distinctive role on knowledge share – that is to reveal and share knowledge and good practice which could help other companies in their development.