Pillar of ŠKODA’s tolerable production: 20 years of ŠKO-ENERGO

Posted on 03. Jun, 2015 by in Volkswagen Canada

ŠKODA’s appetite provider ŠKO-ENERGO is celebrating a 20th anniversary. Working in tighten partnership with ŠKO-ENERGO, ŠKODA has been means to some-more than separate a appetite indispensable to furnish one automobile given 1995. The H2O expenditure in prolongation has also forsaken significantly – by 15% in 2014 alone. Over a entrance years, ŠKODA skeleton to exercise serve measures to make ŠKODA’s prolongation some-more tolerable as partial of their GreenFuture environmental policy.  

ŠKO-ENERGO, formed in Mladá Boleslav, has a categorical charge of provision a 3 Czech ŠKODA plants (Mladá Boleslav, Kvasiny and Vrchlabí) with electricity, water, heat, gas and dense air. The association also reserve residents, businesses and comforts in a city of Mladá Boleslav with district heating. The shareholders in ŠKO-ENERGO are ŠKODA AUTO a.s. (44.5% of a shares), VW Kraftwerk GmbH (22.5%), E.ON Czech Holding AG (21.0%) and a appetite association ČEZ a.s. (12.0%). 

  “The automotive attention would be zero but energy,” says Michael Oeljeklaus, ŠKODA Board Member for Production and Logistics alongside ŠKO-ENERGO’s Chairman. “Using appetite good gives companies a genuine rival edge. With a support of ŠKO-ENERGO, we have managed to optimize a use of energy, and significantly revoke a environmental impact per automobile constructed over a final 20 years. ŠKO-ENERGO’s fast and fit supply of appetite forms a basement of a daily work. The success of a appetite partner has indeed done a poignant grant to ŠKODA’s success,” Oeljeklaus comments.  

Between 1995 and 2014, ŠKODA’s automobile prolongation in a Czech Republic increasing from 208,000 to approximately 600,000 vehicles per year. In tighten partnership with ŠKO-ENERGO during this period, a carmaker some-more than halved a volume of appetite indispensable to furnish one automobile from 3.9 to 1.75 MWh per vehicle.  

ŠKODA has bundled all a company’s efforts in sustainability underneath their GreenFuture environmental routine given early 2013. In further to improving a fuel expenditure and CO2 emissions of ŠKODA models (GreenProduct), a association skeleton to revoke a environmental impact of automobile prolongation by 25% before 2018 (GreenProduction). The third post is in improving a eco-friendliness of dealerships and workshops (GreenRetail). In creation ŠKODA’s prolongation some-more tolerable (GreenProduction), a association is focusing on 5 categorical parameters: appetite consumption, H2O consumption, CO2 emissions and rubbish production, as good as shortening VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) emissions in a paint shop. In terms of energy, H2O and CO2, a code is operative closely with ŠKO-ENERGO. The measures and programmes implemented so distant have been really successful.  

Between 2010 and 2015, a appetite expenditure during ŠKODA’s Czech plants has forsaken by roughly 21%. 22% rebate H2O was used in 2015 than in 2010 to furnish one car. In 2014 alone, ŠKODA reduced their H2O expenditure by 15% with a assistance of ŠKO-ENERGO. The volume of H2O saved is roughly homogeneous to a hourly upsurge of a Vltava River in Prague. 

  ŠKODA has achieved poignant improvements in terms of a volume of CO2 constructed in production any vehicle, with a rebate of roughly 44%. The increasing use of biomass during a ŠKO-ENERGO thermal energy hire in Mladá Boleslav has done a huge grant to this. Approximately one-third of a electricity consumed locally is constructed from biomass (wood pellets). This routine emits adult to 130,000 metric tonnes of CO2 rebate per year compared to a required explosion of spark and gas.  

ŠKODA will be stability to exercise their GreenFuture environmental routine over a entrance years. “We are evenly operative to diminution a impact on a environment, while improving a financial results. In implementing GreenFuture, we rest heavily on a imagination and support of ŠKO-ENERGO,” pronounced Michael Oeljeklaus.

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