Pitiphatr Buri (Second from left), Managing Director of BHIRAJ Management Co., Ltd. under the BHIRAJ BURI GROUP, Sarocha Buri (left), Deputy Chief Financial Officer of BHIRAJ BURI GROUP along with Kanokwan Jitchobtham (Second from right), Managing Director and Kankhachee Meecharoen (right), Manager - Brand Strategy and Communications of Banpu Infinergy Co., Ltd. under Banpu Public Co., Ltd. joined forces to sign an agreement to install solar power generators at Summer Lasalle, the first fully-fledged office campus project in the Sukhumvit-Bang Na area at 4 office buildings. The project aims to pioneer a sustainable office concept by utilising solar power to save electricity as well as promote clean energy and sustainability.
Recently, BHIRAJ BURI GROUP, the asset management company that focuses on commercial real estate, signed a contract with Banpu Infinergy Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Banpu Public Co., Ltd. the leading integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, to install a total solar energy system or solar rooftops. The installation technology and modern equipment with international standards can convert solar power into electricity with higher efficiency than before; generating 460,000 kWh of electricity which is predicted to help save the project up to 1.8 million THB in energy per year after the system is implemented throughout Summer Lasalle.
Pitiphatr Buri, Managing Director of BHIRAJ Management Co., Ltd. under the BHIRAJ BURI GROUP stated “In this cooperation between BHIRAJ BURI and Banpu for the installation of solar powered energy at Summer Lasalle, we not only foresee the benefits of saving electricity throughout the project but it is also a great opportunity to introduce clean energy technology as a part of other office buildings under the BHIRAJ BURI GROUP in the future which will become beneficial to the company, society and the community in the long run”.
Summer Lasalle is a mixed-use project and low-rise office development under the office campus concept. There are a total of 5 campuses comprising of 29 houses 3-storey office buildings with 4-6 office buildings per campus. In addition, the construction of SUNNY, the new community mall, is also under way with future plans to expand to hotels and convention centre within the same area. The project is located on Lasalle road, connected to Sukhumvit, Debaratana and Bearing road which is the new center of businesses in the future. It is also located near BITEC which is conveniently connected to Bang Na and Bearing BTS station as well as the highway and is only 20 minutes away from the Suvarnabhumi International Airport and the heart of Bangkok.