November 25th 2016, Hanoi, Vietnam – Panasonic collaborates with the Ministry of Construction and International Finance Corporation, Department of Science, Technology and Environment (World Bank), to hold a workshop on technology, solution and financial support mechanism for energy efficiency and green building in Vietnam. The workshop targets to introduce a solution pack to promote green building which include government policy, technical one stop solutions and financial solution, besides exchange practical experiences in building projects among nearly 70 developers coming from local and foreign companies, organizations.
In conjunction with the workshop, Panasonic also inaugurates the One Stop Solution concept which integrates efficient construction methodologies, successful technology implementation and other solutions. The objective is to help developers in gaining competitive advantages by enhancing energy efficiency in buildings and meeting green building criteria. More importantly, these are aimed to support the sustainable development of Vietnam. The One Stop Solution concept is developed to cater to each developer’s requirements yet the solutions can be applied to each project, in achieving the smart and green building status. Each project will be equipped with energy efficiency within the building, security features which will reduce maintenance and operational costs, and facilities to create a comfortable environment.
Mr. Masaaki Kobayashi, General Director of Panasonic Vietnam said “Expanding from the consumer electronics business , Panasonic desires to work with B2B partners in Vietnam by providing solutions that would help to improve the increasing demands of living quality, health, safety, and being environmental friendly while maximizing investment returns. Vietnam is one of our company’s strategic markets in this region and now, with the support from the Ministry of Construction and World Bank, we believe the One Stop Solution concept can contribute to this country’s landscape development.”
Mr. Le Trung Thanh, Director of Science, Technology and Environment, Ministry of Construction commented “Buildings account for 30% of energy consumption in emerging country like Vietnam, therefore enhancing energy efficiency in building is an urgent request. Ministry of Construction continuously promotes usage of energy saving solutions and highly appreciate companies like Panasonic to introduce One Stop Solution for building developers to develop more green buildings in Vietnam.
Since 1918, Panasonic continuously expand business from consumer electronics to housing, automotive, industrial devices and B2B solutions. By combining 100 years experience, technological and manufacturing expertise from wide-ranging business, Panasonic is able to provide specialized solutions for residential housing, smart and sustainable cities, as well as commercial properties such as airports and stadiums.
By collaborating with Ministry of Construction, International Fund Corporation and building developers in Vietnam, Panasonic commits to contribute in enhancing living standard of Vietnamese people, protecting the environment and reducing pressure on national energy, realizing the brand promise “A better life, A better world”.
With Energy focus, Panasonic introduce comprehensive solutions including world record energy conversation rate solar panel, up to 40,000 hours lifetime energy saving LED light and professional building energy management system.
To solve emerging health issue due to air pollution and harmful pm 2.5 dusts in Vietnam, Panasonic develops a combination of industry No.1 energy efficiency FSV air conditioning system and air filter integrated heat recovery system to create Healthy and Comfort environment inside building.
With 40 years of experience in security camera industry, Panasonic innovate the integration between 4K security camera and intercom system to reduce up to 85% number of equipment, 75% human resource and cost to maintain and operate while bring security level of building to the next level.
Issued by Panasonic Vietnam Co.,Ltd.
Panasonic Corporation is a worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions for customers in the consumer electronics, housing, automotive, enterprise solutions and device industries. Since its founding in 1918, the company has expanded globally and now operates 474 subsidiaries and 94 associated companies worldwide, recording consolidated net sales of 7.553 trillion yen for the year ended March 31, 2016. Committed to pursuing new value through innovation across divisional lines, the company uses its technologies to create a better life and a better world for its customers. To learn more about Panasonic: http://www.panasonic.com/global
About Panasonic Vietnam
Panasonic Vietnam (PV) is the first 100% foreign invested company to assume the role of the country headquarters in Vietnam. Up to now, Panasonic Vietnam Group comprises of seven companies, five of which are manufacturing companies – Panasonic Industrial Devices Vietnam (PIDVN), Panasonic System Networks Vietnam (PSNV), Panasonic Appliances Vietnam (PAPVN), Panasonic AVC Networks Vietnam (PAVCV) and Panasonic Eco Solutions Vietnam (PESVN), and the Panasonic Research & Development Center Vietnam (PRDCV). The Group currently employs a total workforce of about 7,500 people. In Vietnam, Panasonic is one among those enterprises that place great emphasis on social activities surrounding education and environment. For more information: http://www.panasonic.com/vn/en/