Petroleum Products Advertising Enterprise Confined (PPMC) has set up Liquefied Petroleum Gas on the campus of the E.P University of Instruction at Amedzorfe in the Volta Region.
This is to make sure a changeover to modern cooking technological know-how.
Just before this, learners and kitchen area staff of the establishment have experienced to go into the bush the chilly temperature in research of firewood and also inhale extreme smoke from the burning firewood.
The Principal of the School, Dr Dickson Tsey who lobbied the company for the installation mentioned that it would be the initial time in the historical past of the college or university that LPG is getting the spot of firewood which is environmentally unfriendly.
“For us at AMECO, it is incredible to have LPG in our kitchen area in this modern-day era even while it is prevalent. The usage of has eluded us for far far too long therefore the joy of acquiring it for the initially time,” he claimed.
The Principal disclosed that, when he ready to show up at an interview for the place at the college or university, he uncovered that 98% firewood was staying utilised for cooking. It was primarily based on this that he rapidly produced a dedication in his vision statement to improve the standing quo by phasing out the firewood period.
He disclosed that the faculty spends about ₵3000 on firewood alone every single two weeks. Apart from being much too high priced, he explained the suppliers are not able to provide it often.
Dr Tsey noted that it was quite hard calling organizations for aid PPMC made a decision to choose it up as portion of their social responsibility
He was grateful to the Main Govt Officer Mr Emmanuel Bedzrah for the well timed intervention, which according to him will go a prolonged way in supporting in the domestic will work of the faculty.
In the meantime, he appealed to authorities and organisations to occur to the support of the university as they are at this time plagued with a good deal of problems that urgently will need interest.
The Member of Parliament for Ho West and CEO of PPMC, Emmanuel Kwesi Bedzrah praised the academics for their determination to imparting information, describing them as a ‘knowledge hub’.
“Teachers really should take into consideration on their own the most vital people in the world due to the fact, with no them, we are very little,” he stated.
He urged them to improve to the maximum stage of schooling so as to influence more on culture.