With growing concerns for climate change and sustainability, a business is now expected to manage its impact on the environment. Thus environment management has become an integral part of business operations.
Organisations are responding in various ways: many leading companies publish environmental and sustainability reports. Perhaps the most tangible evidence of an organisation's environmental focus and effort is to have a management system based on ISO14001 standard. ISO14001 provides broad framework for implementing strategic environmental management system (EMS). An EMS provides an integrated approach to managing company’s environmental performance and complying with environmental regulations. Benefits of an EMS includes:
The environmental management system of NOJA Power is developed to focus on targeted, continuous improvement in environmental management. It represents a systematic approach to managing the environmental impacts and risks.
NOJA Power is committed to environmental responsibility in serving its customers. NOJA Power observes the requirements of AS/NZS ISO 14001 standard within the environmental policy and the environmental management plan. It supports the principles of sustainable development by promoting environmental friendly and responsible work practices and complies with all legal and other requirements and is sensitive to community expectations.
NOJA Power encourages environmental awareness and responsibility through the internal and external reporting of its environmental performance. It allocates a significant amount of resources to support fulfilment of the environmental policy and to communicate this policy to the employees. NOJA Power expects the directors, managers, employees and contractors to ensure the environment is a prime consideration in all their activities. Individuals are ultimately responsible for their own conduct and their impact on the environment.
NOJA Power has implemented a significant number of environmental programs in 1) waste reduction 2) reduction in energy consumption 3) material management 4) emergency preparedness 5) colour-coded recycling programs.
NOJA Power EMS has been audited by the third party external auditor, SCI-Qual and NOJA Power has achieved AS/NZS ISO 14001: 2004 Certificate for its compliance with AS/NZS ISO 14001 Standard. NOJA Power encourages everyone to embrace the ISO14001 philosophy and work together in the safest and most environmentally conscience way we can.