SUWECO green energy project wins award

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Posted at Oct 09 2014 12:17 PM | Updated as of Oct 09 2014 08:17 PM

SUWECO green energy project wins award 1

MANILA, Philippines – Sunwest Water and Electric Company (SUWECO) 2 was named one of the best local firms engaged in renewable energy products by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Banco De Oro Unibank (BDO).

SUWECO 2 was cited for its 8-megawatt Villasiga Mini Hydro Electric Power Plant, which will soon start commercial operations in Bugasong, Antique.

SUWECO, which is part of the Elizaldy Co-led Sunwest Group of Companies, was given the recognition during the recent Energy Smart Philippines 2014 organized by the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP).

Co received the award given by IFC Philippines’ Noel Verdote and Jesse Ang, ECCP vice president Martial Beck, and BDO chairman Tessie Sy-Coson.