The Energy Management domain addresses a market that aims to create a world in which people can live comfortably through increased use of renewable energy in response to climate change caused by rising levels of CO2 emissions. The business segment in this domain is Environmental Solutions Business under the Other Businesses. At OMRON, we contribute to a cleaner global environment by providing PV inverters for solar energy systems that create renewable energy. We also provide electricity storage systems that make effective use of energy
A brighter future for the Earth
A stable, low-cost supply of clean energy is required to ensure accessibility for anyone, anywhere. To combat climate change caused by increasing carbon dioxide emissions, it is essential to increase the percentage of renewable energy to all energy sources in use throughout the world. While various projects are underway to meet this requirement, technology to enhance the efficiency of renewable energy generation and usage is essential.
From the perspective of OMRON …
What OMRON can do for future energy consumption
Sensing & Control + Think
Incorporating human knowledge into machines to evolve
Sensors and controllers
that can think for themselves
Challenges OMRON has begun to address
Lifecycle support for solar infrastructure
Failure monitoring/inspection service for photovoltaic systems, and power generation efficiency maintenance/recovery service
Power control combining photovoltaic systems and battery storage
Providing devices and services to aggregators that collect and integrate power generated at PV systems dispersed at various locations, supplying the power that users need
Value for people and the Earth that OMRON seeks to generate
Promoting the spread of solar energy and other renewable energy will help create a sustainable society in which people can continue to live comfortable lives without placing a strain on the global environment.
Cumulative shipped capacity of PV/storage battery systems in FY20: 11.2GW
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OMRON helps customers maximize energy efficiency through products and services that employ energy conversion and control technologies for efficient generation, storage and conservation of energy.
Electronic and Mechanical Components
OMRON’s electronic components business offers relays, switches, connectors and other essential devices used in consumer electronics and other applications. OMRON breakthroughs in this area include:
• The world’s smallest and lightest high-capacity DC power relays for hybrid vehicles
• OKAO Vision face sensing system for digital cameras
• High-resolution, high-brightness LED backlights for mobile phones
These are just a few examples of OMRON’s high-performance product lines in this rapidly growing field.
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