MEDC Holds an Awareness Lecture at Al Seeb International School
Muscat Electricity Distribution Company (MEDC), Member of Nama Group, held an Awareness Lecture on rationalization of electricity, for eleventh grade, at Al Seeb International School. The Lecture was presented by Dr. Fatima Bin Salem Al Jardaneya, Specialist in Electric Engineering and Renewed Energy.
The lecture addressed educating students the importance of electricity in daily life, and introduced them to definition and objectives of electricity rationalization. The lecture also discussed how to calculate consumption rate, in addition to electric devise, methods that help in mitigating daily use, importance of appropriate selection of interior paints colors of houses as well as the impact of the same in energy rationalization.
The lecture also included a series of presentations and competitions, in line with the age of students, in order to establish information and instill a spirit of responsibility in the youth for the importance of this resource and the need to rationalize its consumption.
On the sidelines of the lecture, the “Earth Hour” event was addressed, which takes place on the last Saturday of March every year, where individuals, communities, employers as well as families are encouraged to turn off lights and electronic devices for one hour to raise awareness with regard to climate change risks.