In a major stride towards sustainable energy practices in the hospitality sector, The Erawan Group, a prominent investor and developer of hotels in Thailand, the Philippines, and Japan, has joined forces with SCG Cleanergy Company Limited.
The Memorandum of Understanding, signed by key representatives of both entities, aims to leverage SCG Cleanergy’s expertise in solar energy solutions to enhance energy management in hotels and resorts under “The Erawan Group.”
Youssef El Khomri, President, and Woramon Inkatanuvat, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Erawan Group, formalized the collaboration with Attapong Sathitmanotham, CEO, and Apichet Nuytoom, Vice President of Operations, from SCG Cleanergy.
The strategic partnership will explore the integration of solar-generated electric power using Smart Grid technology managed by the SCG Cleanergy Platform. This initiative is slated for implementation across The Erawan Group’s portfolio of hotels and resorts, reflecting a commitment to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and aligning with Thailand’s ambitious target of achieving net-zero emissions by 2065.
This collaboration signifies a pivotal move in The Erawan Group’s sustainability journey. As a leader in hotel businesses with international service standards, the group is dedicated to adopting environmentally friendly practices through innovative technologies. By embracing green renewable energy, The Erawan Group aims to play a crucial role in advancing the cause of sustainable tourism.