Light Industry and Science Park unveils EV charging station for a sustainable future

True to its tradition of excellence and innovation, Light Industry and Science Park I (LISP I) proudly revealed its cutting-edge electric vehicle charging station on January 9, 2024, at the Security and Maintenance Building (SMB) in Cabuyao City, Laguna. This initiative reflects LISP I’s ongoing dedication to incorporating world-class and advanced green technologies, solidifying its position as an eco-friendly estate.

The introduction of the EV charging station is a strategic move to empower tenants and executives to embrace environmentally friendly electric vehicles. At the heart of this station lies the Greenstrum LCHS07B EV Charger, a 7KW Single Phase 230V AC charger featuring two interchangeable connectors (Type 2 to Type 2 & GB/T) and utilizing RFID card technology for efficient charging.

LISP I Locators’ Association Inc. President and Chairman, Lito C. Mondok, expressed enthusiasm, stating, “Advancing towards a greener future through the adoption of eco-friendly vehicles is a natural progression in our sustainability journey. LLAI is proud to be a driving force in this positive change.”

L-R: Bienvenido Jose Alora, SPPI Senior Vice President for Industrial Engineering; Christian Adame, First Sumiden Circuits Inc.; Marcel Thenu, APM Technica AG General Manager; Mark Caluag, SPPI Vice President for Operations; Fr. Antonio Arnaiz; Lito Mondok, Chairman of Pricon Microelectronics Inc. and Chairman and President of the LLAI Board of Governors; Raymond Qua, President and CEO of Ionics EMS Inc.; Ike Sonoy, Senior Director for Manila Operations of Excelitas Technologies Philippines Inc. and LLAI Corporate Secretary; and Noel Neric, SPPI Senior Vice President for Operations.

Richard I. Osmond, President of SPPI, remarked, “In alignment with Science Park of the Philippines’ commitment to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, the installation of the EV charging station at LISP I underscores our dedication to providing world-class amenities to our tenants. It also signifies our alignment with the global movement to safeguard our environment.”

Recognized as a Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Hall of Fame Awardee for Outstanding Environmental Projects, LISP I boasts numerous environmental accolades. As the inaugural industrial park project of Science Park of the Philippines, Inc., it stands as the first privately-owned industrial estate in the country registered as a special economic zone. Additionally, LISP I holds the distinction of being the first to receive ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications. Noteworthy global corporations listed in Fortune 1000 and Forbes Global 2000 are among its esteemed roster of locators.