Majan backs Oman energy conservation drive
Majan has stressed the need to awaken the sense of responsibility and commitment in the younger generation towards preserving the environment
Oman-based Majan Electricity Company (MJEC), a part of Nama Group, recently sponsored the energy conservation campaign organised by Sohar University in the sultanate.
The campaign included events and sessions that aimed at educating students in the university about rationalisation of power consumption and how to effectively use electricity, said MJEC in a statement.
Sponsoring this campaign is a part of the company's commitment to social responsibility and spreading awareness regarding energy conservation to all segments of the society, as well as strengthening the bonds of communication between the company and the community, it said.
The campaign was launched with a presentation by the Energy Conservation Group of the university, it added.
This was followed by a speech from Ibrahim Ali Al Farsi, customer service senior manager, MJEC, who spoke about the concept of conservation and its importance in saving energy for the future generations. He also stressed on the need to awaken the sense of responsibility and commitment in the younger generation towards preserving the environment, said the statement.
The launch also included a presentation by the students of the electrical engineering department on the importance of renewable energy and a case study on how to produce power to light up the parking area using renewable source, it stated.
As part of the campaign, students held an exhibition on electricity consumption, in which representatives of MJEC spread awareness regarding steps to conserve electricity, including the use of energy-saving electrical devices, it added. – TradeArabia News Service