Globul Takes Part In The Electric Mobility 2013 National Conference
Tuesday, 01 October 2013
As an owner of one of the first officially registered electric cars in Bulgaria, GLOBUL participated and shared its experience at the Electric Mobility 2013 National Conference which was held on September 27 in Sofia.
During the event which was organized by the Electric Vehicles Industrial Cluster a number of experts, representatives of public institutions and businesses discussed the opportunities, challenges and prospects for the development of electric mobility in Bulgaria.
GLOBUL Corporate Affairs Director Mr. Yassen Guev attended the event on behalf of the company. He presented measured data about the performance of the Peugeot iOn electric car which was purchased by the company in 2011. In addition, he explained more about the benefits and challenges in the implementation of a 100% electric car in the corporate fleet.
GLOBUL was the first Bulgarian operator that measures the environmental footprint of its operation aspects and implements a set of initiatives to minimize it within the long-term environmental sustainability strategy GLOBUL Green. In recognition of its efforts in the environmental sustainability area, last year the company received a Green Business award by the Ministry of Environment and Water for the GLOBUL Green strategy, and some 77% of Bulgarian consumers perceive GLOBUL as Bulgaria’s green operator according to a marketing survey for 2012.