Energy Saving Service Team

UMC has always been committed to improving resource efficiency and acquiring a wealth of expertise and knowledge. We also have the only full-time fire brigade in the technology industry. In the context of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Paris Climate Agreement and domestic issue of elderly, disabled and dementia care, cooperation with value chains (Group subsidiaries, suppliers, subcontractors) on the core theme of Energy Saving and Safety is being considered. In the team spirit of industrial sustainability and social improvement, the UMC Energy Saving Service Team was officially founded on April 21, 2016, the eve of World Earth Day, to help social welfare organizations that help the disadvantaged.

Mission of the Energy Saving Service Team

1. Priority for the Disadvantaged: Involvement with social welfare organizations for the disadvantaged that need the most help.
2. Energy Saving and Safety: Provide energy conservation and safety diagnosis, or related engineering and technical advice.
3. Recommend and Improve: Provide funding for items that can be immediately improved.

Three Features of the Energy Saving Service Team
The first feature is Priority for the Disadvantaged, which puts resources in social welfare organizations that need the most help, such as nursing homes and orphanages.
The second feature is Energy Saving and Safety. By word of mouth, UMC is known in industrial parks and industries for its fire and industrial safety. In addition to energy-saving consultation, our Service Team also helps disadvantaged groups with residential fire safety inspection and improvement to reduce fire risk and carbon monoxide poisoning risk during the winter.
The third feature is Recommend and Improve. Our service targets are disadvantaged groups that lack resources. Hence, in addition to providing energy saving and safety knowledge, an annual funding of NT$ 1 million has been approved for our Service Team to provide at hand service and make appropriate hardware improvements.
In the beginning, the UMC Energy Saving Service Team comprised of enthusiastic professionals in the Company. Currently, members have expanded to include employees from Group subsidiaries, supply chains and subcontractors, forming an integrated platform for a diversity of resources. Expertise varies, and includes water saving, energy saving & air conditioning, lighting, construction and fire safety to provide services such as energy saving and safety counseling, energy and resource technology information, and engineering improvements.

Energy Saving Service Team Performance

2017 Service Target

Service Summary

Hsinchu St. Joseph Social Welfare Foundation

Installed energy-saving lighting and improved water leakage problems.

Hsinchu Ren-ai Children's Home

Improved electrical safety, water accumulation and odor problems.

St. Joseph Home

Improved electrical leakage in equipment, installed energy-saving lighting and repaired ventilation equipment.

2016 Service Target

Service Summary

Shihguang Home

Provided energy-saving guidance for interior renovation and installed energy-saving lighting.

Grown-up With Hands Family

Improved roof drainage and water accumulation problems, designed and installed solar power system.

The Sacred Heart of Jesus After-School Tutoring

Installed energy-saving lighting to improve the brightness of the premises, reinforced the safety of electrical plates and junction boxes, and provided education on maintaining firefighting equipment.

Chengjheng High School

Installed energy-saving lighting to improve the brightness of the premises, improved exhaust works and noise problems in the auto repair classrooms

Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital

Conducted energy-saving diagnosis and recommendations, including air conditioning systems, electrical systems and IoT smart meter planning and assessment.

Shihguang Home (Xinpu Day Care)

Conducted energy saving diagnosis and fire safety assessment and recommendations.

Diagnosing electrical facilities

Diagnosing lightings on the premise

Diagnosing fire equipment

Diagnosing buildings

Diagnosing water supply equipment

Diagnosing improvement for water leakage

2016 Implementation Outcome of the UMC Energy Saving Service Team

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If you need our assistance or would like to recommend an organization for our help, please contact our Energy Saving Service Team!

We also hope that other companies and organizations can join us in our volunteer work!

Useful Links
Shihguang Home Love Shop
The Sacred Heart of Jesus After-School Tutoring
Grown-up With Hands Family
St. Joseph Social Welfare Foundation
Ren-ai Children's Home
St. Joseph Home
Hsiangyuan Home

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