We apply Environmental Management Systems in our power generation facilities and have them certified according to the most current international standards.
ISO 14001 Certification of Environmental Management Systems helps Businesses to demonstrate their consistent commitment to improving environmental performance.
Aiming to constantly improve environmental performance, PPC S.A. applies Environmental Management Systems in power generation facilities which are certified according to the most current international standards.
ISO 14001 Certification of Environmental Management Systems helps Companies to demonstrate their consistent commitment to improving environmental performance.
ISO 14001:2015 places greater emphasis on the prevention of environmental risks and integrates environmental management in the Company’s strategic planning. ISO 14001 contributes to improving environmental performance in key-areas, such as:
The main requirements of ISO 14001:2015 include the following:
The West Macedonia Lignite Center, all thermal power plants of the Interconnected System, the thermal power plants of Crete, one TPP in Rhodes, five (5) autonomous power plants, one (1) local power plant and almost all hydro power plants of the Interconnected System have obtained ISO 14001:2015 Certification for their Environmental Management Systems.
Gradually, other autonomous power plants of the Non-Interconnected System (islands) are obtaining certification for environmental management.
In 2020 the autonomous power plants (APPs) of Chios, Kos, Karpathos, Samos and Limnos obtained Environmental Management System Certification according to ISO 14001:2015.
The goal for 2021-22 is to prepare, develop, implement and obtain certification for Environmental Management Systems in the Southern Rhodes TPP (Kattavia) and the N. Plastiras HPP.
Power Plants with Environmental Management System Certification (Data of 2020)
|Natural gas-fired Plants||Oil-fired Plants||Hydroelectric Complexes|
|Agios Dimitrios||Keratea - Lavrio||Atherinolakkos||Aliakmonas|
Amyntaio - Filotas
|Skyros, Samos, Limnos, Karpathos, Kos, Chios||Ladonas|
Note: The power plants operated by PPC subsidiaries Lignitiki Megalopolis S.A. and Lignitiki Melitis S.A. have also Environmental Management System Certification according to ISO 14001:2015.
Recognizing the paramount importance of environmental protection and conservation, the Management of PPC S.A. has endorsed the principles of sustainable development, which ensure that Power Plants operate in an environmentally friendly way, fully in line with PPC S.A.’s comprehensive Environmental Policy. We implement Environmental Management Systems in accordance with the International Standard ISO 14001:2015 in order to constantly improve environmental performance in Power Plants. In particular, the Management is committed to:
Our website has detected that you are using an outdated browser that will prevent you from accessing certain features.
In order to improve your browsing experience we strongly recommend you use the links below to update to one of the following modern browsers.