Christophe BONGARS, CEO of SustainAsia (Hong Kong) and Asia Representative of Gulplug (France) received the ENERGY GLOBE Hong Kong Award 2018 for the launch of Gulplug save-it-yourself® technology, from Mrs Monika MUELLER-FEMBECK, Austrian Consul General in Hong Kong and Mr Franz ROESSLER, Austrian Trade for Hong Kong, Macao and the Philippines.
This year ENERGY GLOBE received over 2,000 submissions from over 180 countries. High-profile experts from the Energy Globe evaluation committee have evaluated and selected the national winners. The projects of all national Energy Globe winners including SustainAsia and Gulplug were presented on 5 June 2018 on World Environment Day. Energy Globe’s main objective, in cooperation with UNEP, is to put the spotlight on the many creative people in the world who have implemented great projects providing solutions to many problems. To learn more about the award, click here.
About SustainAsia and gulplug Save-It-Yourself® solution
Gulplug innovative Save-It-Yourself® wireless, battery-less and non-disruptive energy sensors technology helps plant managers and facility managers to:
- save energy and reduce costs;
- improve operational efficiency, and
- unlock value and reduce risks.
In three easy steps without any disruption to the building operations or the plant manufacturing processes, and allows quick and cost-effective real time monitoring of any electrical machine or consumer, even while it is running.
Mr BONGARS commented:
“Since the Asian launch of Save-It-Yourself® at the beginning of 2018, SustainAsia in partnership with Gulplug, have made significant progress into the PR China market, with a first pilot already in operation at a large industrial in the Jiangsu province since Aug 2018 and the participation at the Schneider Electric Innovation Summit in Singapore on 20 Oct and 21 Oct 2018.
It is an honor to receive this award on behalf of our team! Our efforts to promote gulplug innovations in Asia will continue in the months to come and we would like to thank Advantage Austria, the Austrian Consulate General in Hong Kong, ENERGY GLOBE, UNEP and all our customers, partners and friends in Europe and in Asia for their valuable support.”