Delta Electronics’ Energy-Efficient Solutions to Power NCTU Unicode Team’s “Orchid House” at the 2014 Solar Decathlon

  Delta Electronics’ Energy-Efficient Solutions to Power NCTU Unicode Team’s
  “Orchid House” at the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe

Business Wire

VERSAILLES, France -- June 27, 2014

Delta Electronics, Inc., a global leader in power and thermal management
solutions, today announced its latest high efficiency solutions for solar
energy generation, storage, management and environment control systems will
power the “Orchid House,” which is built to compete at the 2014 Solar
Decathlon Europe by the National Chiao Tung University (NCTU). The
competition’s object of promoting low-carbon housing with solar energy
coincides with Delta’s corporate mission. In addition, Delta sponsored the
first team from Taiwan, NCTU Unicode team, to participate in the competition.

Yancey Hai, Chairman of Delta Electronics, said, “Our corporate mission is ‘To
provide innovative, clean and energy-efficient solutions for a better
tomorrow’, which guides our R&D efforts in delivering solutions with
industry-leading energy conversion efficiency. From 2010 to 2013, our
solutions helped the world reduce up to 11.9 billion kWh in electricity
consumption, which is equivalent to a reduction of 6.38 million tons of carbon
emissions to the environment. Delta’s 11 certified green buildings, located
worldwide, have also helped save up to 11.6 million kWh in 2013. Supporting
NTCU Unicode’s project underscores Delta’s commitment to Corporate Social
Responsibility (CSR) and promoting the adaptation of green building, which we
believe is a key driver for energy conservation and sustainability for years
to come”.

Jackie Chang, general manager of Delta EMEA, emphasized, “Delta is a
world-class provider of integrated solutions that are capable of improving the
energy efficiency and competitiveness of our customers. Understanding and
fulfilling the diverse needs of clients in different segments is a major
pillar of our global success in the solutions integration business. The
solutions implemented by for “Orchid House” deliver remarkable levels of
energy generation and storage while enabling an integrated platform of
intelligent energy management that truly fosters energy conservation while
still satisfying comfort requirements of a building. We look forward to
replicating this success throughout the EMEA region to allow our customers to
achieve greater benefits from renewable energy sources”.

Our solution for the “Orchid House” consists of Delta BEMS (Delta Building
Energy Management System) and the Battery Energy Storage Solution (BESS).

  *Delta BEMS: The Delta Building Energy Management System (Delta BEMS) will
    continue to strive for the Triple A -- Active in Sensing, Amicable of UI
    and Aptitude with Management -- and differentiate itself as a uniquely
    comprehensive Solution for Building Energy Management. Together with its
    unique vision in the integration, automation, and intelligence of Building
    Management, Delta is now in a very privileged position to help building
    owners achieve High Efficiency, not only in their energy spending but also
    in their operating expenditures; Its intelligent design Fuzzy Logic
    Inference and Self-adaptive Temperature Control, “knows” how to respect
    the “human touch” as to effectively preserve a decent indoor comfort while
    attaining its energy-saving goals. The Delta BEMS comprises an organic set
    of interoperating systems, including: Delta IoT (Internet of Things)
    Platform, Delta Centre (software data collection), Delta Expert
    (intelligent energy-saving), and Delta Energy Online (energy monitoring &
    control). Our client can order a customized architecture according to real
    application needs.
  *Delta BESS: The Battery Energy Storage Solution (BESS) installed at the
    “Orchid House” demonstrates Delta’s capabilities in integrating hardware
    and software for total solutions. A proprietary software platform designed
    by Delta enables a power controller to monitor and control all rectifiers,
    PV inverters and the Li-ion battery packs inside the BESS through power
    line communication (PLC). The system integrates several products by Delta,
    such as rectifiers that boast industry-leading efficiency of 96.2% and
    power density of 36.5 W/in3, and some are currently powering 3G and 4G LTE
    networks operated by tier-1 telecom carriers throughout the EMEA region.
    Delta’s BESS delivers optimum conditions for reducing electricity bills by
    maximizing the utility of renewable energy systems.

About Delta Group

Delta Group, founded in 1971, is the global leader in power and thermal
management solutions. Our mission statement, “To provide innovative, clean and
energy-efficient solutions for a better tomorrow,” focuses our role in
addressing key environmental issues such as global climate change. As an
energy-saving solutions provider, Delta's businesses encompass power
electronics, energy management, and smart green life. Delta has sales offices
worldwide and manufacturing facilities in Taiwan, China, USA, Europe,
Thailand, Japan, Singapore, India, Mexico and Brazil.

Throughout its history, Delta Group has received many global awards and
recognition for its business milestones, innovative technology, and corporate
social responsibility. Since 2011, Delta has been selected as a member of the
prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability™ World Index (DJSI World) for three
consecutive years. In 2013 it was also included in the DJSI Emerging Markets
Index and ranked first in six criteria among DJSI’s World-leading Electronic
Equipment, Instrument and Component Companies segment.

For detailed information on Delta Group, please visit: www.deltaww.com.

Contact:

Delta EMEA
Rachel Huang, +31 (0) 20-655-0977
Head of Communications
rhuang@delta-europe.com
Mobile: +31-652-863-661
or
Edelman France
Manon Richert, +33-156-697-384
Manon.Richert@edelman.com
Mobile: +33-685-629-092
 
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