Delta Awarded Channel News Asia’s 2015 Green Luminary Award
Delta has become the only Taiwan company to win Channel News Asia’s 2015 Green Luminary Award, recognized for its commitment to sustainability, through the development of high-efficiency energy-saving products and solutions and the promotion of green buildings.
Delta actively promotes the green building concept by implementing its energy-saving technologies in its own facilities. For example, Delta’s Technology Center in Taoyuan, Taiwan achieves 47% energy savings while the company’s headquarters, a 15-year-old building located in Taipei, achieves energy savings of 58% via various renovations. In addition, the Namasia Elementary School in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, which reconstructed by Delta, achieves 68% energy savings and its library also achieves net-zero in energy consumption by adopting Delta’s Solar PV systems.Since 2011, the Channel NewsAsia Luminary Awards have recognised the achievements of the business community in their respective fields. Channel NewsAsia (CNA) – an English-language Asian TV news channel host the annual awards in partnership with Deloitte Analytics and Singapore Management University. Now in its 5th year, major companies across 40 Asian countries are considered for the awards which now include four major categories:
- Green Luminary Award
- Innovation Luminary Award
- Future Business Luminary Award
- Lifetime Achievement Luminary Award
“Delta’s corporate mission is ‘To provide innovative, clean and energy-efficient solutions for a better tomorrow’. We strive to develop technologies capable of helping mankind mitigate global warming. From 2010 to 2014, Delta’s energy-efficient products and solutions helped clients around the world save 14.8 billion kWh of electricity, and reduce CO2 emissions by 7.9 million tonnes. In addition, Delta’s 11 green buildings saved up to 13.0 million kWh of electricity in 2014 alone,” says Mr. Hai, Chairman of Delta.