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Changing mindsets on energy use

Three winners of the Excellence in Energy Management award discuss their efforts to spread the message of energy efficiency in their organisations
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 05:50
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Mr Wang: Energy-related competitions are organised to stimulate the staff's creative juices on the subject area. Mr Goh: All employees get to pursue initiatives to help improve CDL's environmental performance. Ms Yik: In 2012 and 2013, Abbott's manufacturing plant in Singapore reduced 25% of its energy spending. In a class of its own: Employee engagement is integral to Abbott's energy management performance and success. The writing's on the wall: HSL has invested in a new range of energy-saving office and workshop equipment - this includes eco-friendly photocopy machines, land phones and welding machines. Shop & save (energy): CDL's City Square, Singapore's First eco-mall.

BUSINESS Times: What are some of the highlights of your energy management system?

Yik Yin Fun: In February 2012, Abbott's manufacturing plant in Singapore established a programme focused on reducing energy consumption and improving energy efficiency. Our