17/12/2022 Press release
TotalEnergies Fiji Launches Solar-Powered Service Station in Lautoka
Lautoka, December 17, 2022 – TotalEnergies Fiji inaugurated its Vunato service station in Lautoka, powered by solar energy. Equipped with 48 photovoltaic panels of 415 watts, the station can generate 29 megawatt-hours of power per year, contributing to 15 tons of CO2 reduction per year.
The station was launched by François-Xavier Léger, French Ambassador to Fiji and Aimeric Ramadier, Vice President Oceania and Southeast Asia, TotalEnergies Marketing and Services in the presence of government officials, partners, and customers.
Ambassador Léger commented that TotalEnergies’ investments in Fiji highlighted growth prospects in the country. He congratulated the company for its expansion in Fiji’s service station network, with inauguration of the Vunato station.
Aimeric Ramadier said, “The new station will contribute to TotalEnergies' global efforts to solarize our service stations, in line with our sustainability ambition. We also look forward to meeting the country’s energy needs by providing a reliable supply of high-quality fuels, coupled with positive customer experience.”
Since 2018, TotalEnergies in Fiji has equipped 18 of its company-owned service stations with solar panels. A total of 22 TotalEnergies stations in Fiji will be solarized by end 2023, which will lead to 5,000 tons of CO2 reduction over an average 25-year operational period.
Residents of Lautoka and commuters on the Kings Road between Lautoka and Ba will enjoy diverse services and offers at the station featuring TotalEnergies’ customer-centric retail concept. It has a Mobility shop, Café Bonjour with outdoor seating, Drive Through Jet Wash, Quartz Auto Care (lube bay) and a spacious forecourt with eight refueling positions.
About TotalEnergies Marketing (Fiji) Pte Ltd
TotalEnergies Marketing (Fiji) Pte Ltd. has been officially operating in Fiji since 2006. Throughout the country, TotalEnergies Fiji has been involved in marketing various energy and lubricants products and services to its customers in both the private and public sectors. We offer a wide range of products through more than 30 service stations with 25 Bonjour Shops, lubricants and car care products. Through the TotalEnergies Card, customers are offered a convenient way to make and manage fuel purchases. TotalEnergies Marketing (Fiji) Pte Ltd owns six storage facilities in Fiji with the main terminals located at Walubay and Rodwell Road in Suva and Vuda Point in Lautoka. For more information, please visit www.totalenergies.com.fj.
About the Marketing & Services division of TotalEnergies
TotalEnergies’ Marketing & Services business segment offers its professional and private customers a wide range of broad energy products and services—petroleum products, biofuels, charging and related services for electric vehicles, gas for road and maritime transportation—to support them in their mobility and help them reduce their carbon footprint. Every day, over 8 million customers visit our 16,000 servicestations all over the world. As the world’s number four in lubricants, we design and sell high-performance products for the automotive, industrial and maritime sectors. And to provide the best response to the needs of our B2B customers, we deploy our sales forces, our international logistics network and our diverse offering. We operate in 107 countries, where our 31,000 employees stand close to all of our customers.
TotalEnergies is a global multi-energy company that produces and markets energies: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our more than 100,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, cleaner, more reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.
TotalEnergies Marketing (Fiji) Pte Ltd: + 679 3313 933 | [email protected]