Find out who are the prime power industry figures in the Asian Power Awards 2015
The Oscars of the power industry pops the champagne on its 11th year.
Over a hundred executives and key industry players gathered yesterday for the awards night held at Conrad Bangkok in Thailand. The awards featured 23 categories this year.
Nominations were judged by John Yeap, Partner, Head of Energy – Asia at Pinsent Masons, and Mark Hutchinson, Energy Expert, Advisors in Energy. John Goss, Managing Director of Ceejay International Ltd, also gave a speech at the awards ceremony on behalf of the judges.
Asian Power publisher Tim Charlton applauded the awardees, saying "On behalf of the Asian Power team, we are grateful for all the attendees who came tonight. We have passed a decade of recognizing the best achievements and projects in the region's industry, and tonight we put the spotlight on 2015's key players who bested others in a drive for efficiency and productivity in the power sector."
VPower Group is a proud recipient of 3 awards - "Gas Power Project of the Year" and "Fast-Track Power Plant of the Year" for the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) 230kV Substation project in Kyauk Phyu , and "Power Utility of the Year - Indonesia " for PLN Diesel to Gas Plant Upgrade in Pekanbaru
"We're very honored to be recognized for these power projects," said Rorce Au-Yeung, co-CEO of VPower Group. "We've been expanding fast in the past few years and our focus remains in the ASEAN region. Innovating to grow the distributed power market is where our strengths lie. The Asian Power Awards are a testimony to that."
"These awards are the result of the tremendous work and expertise gained through years of experience mobilizing close to 2,000 MW of fast-track power all over the world. I congratulate everyone at VPower for this extraordinary achievement ," he added.