Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba regularly carries out calculations of pollution from stationary and mobile pollution sources, accounting of chemicals, carries out internal audit of chemical and preparations, treatment of waste and waste water originating. No. 1 and 2 energy units of Lietuvos Elektrinė now include new automatic monitoring systems for regular emissions of pollutants. In 2013, the treatment facilities for waste water with oil products from Lietuvos Elektrinė were launched following reconstruction. Once restored, the treatment facilities now allow for 50% cut in waste water treatment. In 2013, administration and production divisions of Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba, introduced environmental protection management system, in compliance with ISO 14001:2005 international standard. The company has set its priorities and approved policy of health and safety at work, as well as in the field of environmental protection. After a comprehensive accredited audit, Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba was issued an international environmental management certificate ISO 14001:2004 which will expire at the end of 2016. The certificate is applicable to products and services provided by power plants in Elektrėnai, Kruonis and Kaunas which are operated by Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba. This means that all activities carried out at power plants such as electricity and heat generation, operation of electricity, heat, turbine, natural gas, oil and petroleum product equipment at the Elektrėnai plant, electricity generation, supply, operation of equipment and power reservation at the Kruonis Pumped Storage Plant as well as electricity generation, supply and operation of installations at the Kaunas Hydroelectric Power Plant meet tight international environmental requirements. According to international practice, a certified environmental management system improves the management of operating costs, reduces the likelihood of incidents with environmental consequences, improves chances to obtain various permits and licences. By way of projects on environmental protection, the Group seeks to reduce the adverse effect of energy objects on humans and the environment and to encourage public involvement in various initiatives related to the protection of environment.
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