|[June 28, 2014]
Delta Electronics Introduces Innovative Battery Energy Storage Solution
VERSAILLES, France --(Business Wire)--
Delta Electronics (TWSE: 2308), a global leader in power and thermal
management solutions headquartered in Taiwan, announced today the launch
of a new Battery Energy Storage Solution (BESS), at a press conference
in Paris. This innovative energy-saving solution is complementary with
renewable energy production systems in smart grids, and helps managing
energy demand to ultimately reduce or defer the overall costs of grid
investment and power dispatch.
Delta developed this innovative energy storage system designed for smart
grid applications to optimize home energy balance. The system serves as
an 'energy reservoir' for electricity generated from the photovoltaic
(PV) module. The electricity which is stored in the batteries in the
system can either be used by the household when there is no sunlight, or
be fed into the grid when there is surplus energy.
Jackie Chang, president and general manager of Delta EMEA, said "thanks
to Delta's Battery Energy Storage Solution, the system showed a
significant reduction of grid power purchase. This new flexible and
modular system helps managing energy in a grid including intermittent
energy sources, such as solar energy. With this new solutio, Delta
contributes to smarter and greener energy management".
The Delta energy storage and management system is designed to be modular
and flexible in configuration. It can optimize energy consumption and
power dispatch according to customer profiles.
Significant benefits resulted from the Delta energy storage system
include 1. Reducing gird peak power demand; 2. Increasing the
utilization of renewable energy, such as the existing rooftop PV
installation; and 3. Reducing electricity bills by load shift and
avoiding high electricity tariffs.
The BESS system is a home energy system consisting of a complete Delta
composition, including rectifier, charger, micro-inverter, Li-ion
battery, controller, sensor module and an energy management system,
which can be remotely-controlled via mobile device. The Delta BESS
system will be available on market in 2015.
Delta, 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, with R&D centers and manufacturing
facilities in Taiwan, China, USA, Europe, Thailand, Japan, Singapore,
India, Mexico, and Brazil.
Throughout its history, Delta 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
For detailed information on Delta, please visit: www.deltaww.com.
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