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            Energy services                                                                                                        A series of signed contracts for energy-saving     Donations:
                                                                                                                                   renovation in Slovenian municipalities was followed   •   Chamber music society Amadeus,
                                                                                                                                   by a contract for the renovation of public lighting
            Annual revenue from sale of energy services        Prevention of CO₂ emissions from energy                             in the municipality of Radoviš in North Macedonia,   •   Rotary Club Ljubljana,
            in EUR thousand                                    contracting projects in tons                                        which  is  our  first  project  started  abroad  by  a   •   Lions club Ljubljana
                                                                                                                                   subsidiary. In the municipality, which is 600 km2   •   Institution Klasika.
                                                                                                                                   in size, we have replaced existing old luminaires of   Sponsorships:
                                                                                                                                   various types with LED luminaires, which consume
                    2019                     2020                      2019                     2020                               less electricity, require less maintenance, have a   •   Association of Students of Computer Science
                                                                                                                                   longer service life and are more environmentally       and Informatics,
                    340                      817                      2,200                   4,200                                friendly. We are constantly looking for and expanding   •   Zlati kamen 2020, Planet GV,
                                                                                                                                   a range of similar potential projects.             •   Ljubljana Festival.
                                                                                                                                   We are in constant contact with end consumers
                                                                                                                                   through energy services – this is why we adjusted   Media
                                                                                                                                   communication in this part, based on the option that
            Annual electricity savings from the energy         The number of trees needed for absorption
            contracting projects in MWh                                                                                            consumers can constantly be informed about all     Communication is key for good business and
                                                                                                                                   key data related to the realization of the contractual   cooperation with all stakeholders, so we regularly
                                                                                                                                   relationship through web applications and telephone   cooperate with Slovenian and foreign media. We
                                                                                                                                                                                      work transparently and build such a relationship
                    2019                     2020                                               2020                                                                                  externally, we communicate in an open and
                                                                                                                                   Local communities                                  informative way.
                   4,500                   7,600                                             126,000                                                                                  Since 2020, we have been present on the social
                                                                                                                                   We act in a way that is socially responsible and   network LinkedIn, where we inform about our
                                                                                                                                   our investments maintain or increase the quality   projects, important events, received awards and
                                                                                                                                   of life in the immediate environment and beyond.   participation in conferences, as well as other
                                                                                                                                   By investing in the renovation of energy systems,   important events.
            Annual revenues from the sale of energy services in   The new system will provide year-round financial                 we strive to improve the quality of living in public
            2020 amounted to EUR 817,000, which is 140 percent   savings of 66 percent and annual energy savings                   and private buildings, reduce energy consumption
            more than in 2019, when sales revenues amounted    of 354 MWh. CO  emissions will be reduced by 140                                                                       Professional and trade
                                                                             2                                                     costs, increase the reliability of systems and improve
            to  EUR  340,000.  Actual  annual  energy  savings   tons annually – to absorb this, more than 4,200 trees             the quality of air in the environment. For energy   associations
            through energy contracting projects amounted to    would be needed.                                                    services, we always work with local partners and
            7,600 MWh in 2020, and annual financial savings to   We continued to implement energy efficient and                    thus strengthen the local economy.                 We see our mission in cooperation with various
            EUR 881,000. This year, we reduced CO₂ emissions   environmentally friendly projects in the field of heat                                                                 associations, in which we assert common interests in
            by 4,200 tons, which is equivalent to the amount   production and outdoor and indoor LED lighting,                     By investing in unit production in the Balkans through   the field of energy and economy. With our experience,
            absorbed by 126,000 trees annually. We continued to   and updated our range of technologies with the                   subsidiaries, we encourage the development of these   knowledge and support, we can also accelerate the
            invest in energy contracting and other technologies   implementation  of  the  cooling  project  (Elan).  In           areas. We indirectly provide jobs, thus improving   transition to climate neutrality and the development
            in Slovenia.                                                                                                           the social situation of the local population, and we   of a green, smart and technologically advanced
                                                               2019, we had seven such projects, and in 2020, 12                   contribute to the standard of living by improving the
            According to the model of energy contracting, which   new projects in which we invested approximately                  infrastructure when building new production units.   Slovenia. In addition to permanent memberships, we
            provides energy savings based on the repayment     5 million euros. With the acquisition of Ekoenergo,                 By constructing small hydroelectric power plants,   support the national alliance for a green economic
            of investments in energy efficiency directly from   d.o.o., and Osen toplota, d.o.o., we increased our                 we also establish flood protection.                recovery plan, which is actively addressing the
            the saved energy costs, we energetically renovated   portfolio of district heating systems – Ekoenergo,                                                                   challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic for
            the Secondary School of Economics, Services and    d.o.o., produces heat from wood biomass for district                Donations and sponsorships are an important        our economy.
            Construction of the School Centre Kranj. In three   heating of prisons in Dob and electricity from biomass             way for us to connect with the local community in   Memberships:
            months, we replaced an old uneconomical boiler     cogeneration plants for sale on the market, and Osen                which we operate. In 2020, we financially supported
            room with an energy-efficient one, which will use   heat, d.o.o., takes care of the production and supply              charitable organisations, cultural organisations and   •   Chamber of Commerce and Industry of
            a highly efficient heat pump in combination with   of thermal energy in the municipality of Pivka.                     educational and research organisations.                Slovenia,
            a natural gas condensing boiler to produce heat.                                                                                                                          •   Centre for Energy Efficient Solutions – CER,
                                                                                                                                                                                      •   Slovenian Chamber of Engineers,
                                                                                                                                                                                      •   Slovenian Economic Association.

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