METRO Pakistan (Pvt) Limited - Clean & Green Pakistan
METRO Pakistan (Pvt) Limited organized an inauguration ceremony of its Solar Power Solution at its Islamabad Store and pledged to reduce Co2 emissions. H.E. Bernhard Schlagheck (Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Islamabad, Pakistan) and Mr. Malik Amin Aslam Khan (Federal Minister/Advisor to PM on Climate Change), were invited as chief guest.
The event commenced with a speech by Mr. Marek Minkiewicz (Managing Director METRO Pakistan (Pvt) Limited) in which he shared that the Capital Store is the 4th Store that has successfully implemented Solar Power Solution. At Capital Store alone 1,100 solar panels have been installed that will generate 260kW and 440,000 units of clean energy per year which will in turn reduce 260,000 kg carbon emissions per year which is equaling to planting 8000 tress grown for 10 years. At the same time the energy spared by this initiatives can power 250 households for an entire year.