Within the largest energy efficiency projects in Bosnia Herzegovina – BEEP, reconstructed Psychiatric clinic of University Clinical Hospital Mostar formally opened, where it finalized the implementation of energy efficiency measures.
Psychiatric Clinic is one of 18 public facilities renovated under the project during 2016. In restoration has been invested over 809 thousand KM, and works are realized in line with international standards in the field of energy efficiency. Implementation of energy efficiency measures at Clinic for Psychiatry involved the integration of thermal insulation in the facade and roof object, as well as the replacement of external openings on the envelope of façades.
Josip Martić, Federal Minister of Physical Planning, doc. dr. Vjekoslav Mandić, Federal Minister of Health, as well as representatives of University Clinic of Mostar; Director prof. dr. sc. Ante Kvesić and Representative of Clinic for Psychiatry prof. dr. sc. Miro Klarić were present at ceremony of opening.
Josip Martić, Federal Ministry of Physical Planning, during ceremony in his speech emphasized absolute necessity of realisation of saving energy projects. “We are so proud to implement this significant project as well as fact that energy efficiency becomes more and more important topic in Federation BiH. Federal Ministry of Physical Planning will continue to secure better condition for implementation of public facilities reconstruction and investment in energy efficient domain in this part of country”.
BEEP is the largest energy efficient project in BiH, carried out with help of World Bank. Project have been implementing from 2015 to 2018 year, with intention to represent energy efficiency advantages and sustainability. It is estimated that from increasing of energy efficiency have benefits about 80 000 users of public facilities. The project also provides support to the Government to fulfilling its obligations under the Energy Community agreement, which is committed to the implementation of the EU directive in the energy efficiency field.