Primary School «Musa Ćazim Ćatić» from Zenica joined increasing number of public facilities in Federation B&H area which implements energy efficient measures. Intensive works have been done in last four months, from replacement of vents, heating system balancing, to thermo isolation of facade, so it can save near 40.000 BAM by year on heating system.
Opening ceremony of this new energy efficient project was held in this school, and amongst others were attended by Mensur Sinanović, Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport in Canton Zenica-Doboj, Mustafa Čopelj, World Bank Project Manager for Federation B&H and Esad Ćorović – school Headmaster.
„On behalf of Government of Canton Zenica-Doboj, I use this opportunity to express my gratitude to all participants involved in realisation of this acquiring project. Beside this building, within the framework of World Bank project, we already implemented energy efficient measures in four schools, and we are already in negotiations to continue our successful collaboration next year”, Mensur Sinanović, Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport in Canton Zenica-Doboj stated.
“Construction works has been successfully finished, and excellent working conditions has been provided for teachers and pupils. I am extremely grateful to everybody who helped that our school receives new layout and expands its life expectancy” Esad Ćorović , school Headmaster, said in his welcoming speech.
Mustafa Čopelj, World Bank Project Manager for Federation B&H in his speech addressed to attendees, emphasised that he is extremely proud of fact that representatives of all level of authorities helped to restore school facilities, and announced in year 2017 reconstruction program for about 20 public buildings in health and education domain in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Implementation of energy efficient measures on rebuilding public facilities is the part of the largest energy efficient project in Bosnia and Herzegovina – BEEP (Bosnia Energy Efficiency Project) within the framework investment of 32 million USD from year 2015 to year 2018, whereof 19,23 million USD was donated for Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.