SCG recognised for roofing products that save energy
Siam Cement Group (SCG) has been awarded an “Energy Saving Label” from the Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency (DEDE) of the Ministry of Energy. The stamp is for products offering high energy-saving performance and helping reduce the nation’s energy consumption of the nation.
SCG will apply the label across 16 products using three types of roofing material. The diversified cement company is also the first fibreglass insulation provider to receive the energy label.
Thermal insulation represents about 10 per cent of the Bt10 billion market for roofing products in Thailand this year, according to a company press release. The company sees potential increasing growth in energy-saving building materials, said Boonsong Pitisukrerk, marketing director for roof and accessories at SCG Cement-Building Materials Co Ltd.