Protecting Our Natural Environment
We recognise the benefit of good environmental stewardship and we are committed to implementing good environmental practices, continual improvement in environmental performance and managing our activities in a manner consistent with our environmental obligations, both legal and moral.
CEC monitors all regulated sites in relation to various environmental aspects including air emissions, transportation/disposal of non-hazardous waste, and generation/storage and transportation of hazardous waste. The Company consistently achieves top rating for compliance with statutory emission limits from its emergency power plants and all other requirements for reporting. Further, mandatory regulatory approvals for various projects are always secured after the undertaking the necessary studies and plans.
CEC is involved in reforestation programmes aimed at restoring the depleting forest resources in the Copperbelt Province.