Assoc. Prof. Dr. Solot Suwanayuen was honored with Thailand Energy Award 2012 for outstanding individual in energy efficiency in building category. Dr. Solot is Vice President of King Mongkutís University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) and Director of Biochemical Engineering and Pilot Plant Research Development Unit (BEC), a collaborative unit between KMUTT and BIOTEC.
Dr. Solot has played an important role in developing a roadmap for energy management for KMUTT. He also supported the use of renewable energy such as solar cell for electricity production, and contributed to the establishment of KMUTT Green School Network and UniversityĖCommunity Network, resulting in lower energy bills, cost of waste management, and greenhouse gas emissions.