Gorenje Group received the “Most energy efficient company of 2017” award at the annual Energy Professionals Conference. Competing against projects from all over Slovenia, readers of Finance who cast their votes online recognized the many projects Gorenje has executed in the past that improved the energy and hence business efficiency of the company. Its commitment is divided between the company processes and the products that also have high energy efficiency level
In April the company is launching a new generation of WaveActive washing machines that, due to the advanced technologies and innovations included, obtained an energy efficiency rating of A+++, and driers with an A++ rating.
Peter Kobal, Assistant Director of Maintenance in Gorenje, says the prize is a special recognition of the company’s efforts: «It means a lot to us – he explains – that the public understands and appreciates our joint efforts to reduce our environmental impact. And energy efficiency is one of the key ways this can be achieved. At Gorenje we do not only have these goals set in ink, but we execute this strategy every day. Protecting the environment is our key value».