Department of Economic Development, Taoyuan
Taoyuan is a industrial city , which output value ranked 1st in Taiwan and population of 2.26 million. Industries and population in Taoyuan City are growing rapidly. Meanwhile, Taoyuan City Government set up Green Energy Promotion Office in Febuary,2018 in order to implement the energy transition , promote energy policies and facilitate renewable energy development, with the three goals including "improving renewable energy installations", "improving power use efficiency " and "strengthening local governance capabilities".
Taoyuan City Government has promoted public institutions, schools, private houses, factories, etc to construct solar photovoltaic system, subsidized solar photovoltaic system and guided high electricity users to install renewable energy facilities. As of November, 2020, The cumulative capacity of renewable energy in Taoyuan City has reached 570MW, of which solar energy is 337MW,which is the largest in the northern Taiwan and 64 times before Taoyuan City has been elevated to special municipality status since 2014.
Smart Green Energy Applications
Taoyuan City Government has extensively promoted the construction of renewable energy facilities, and has also diversified the use of green energy as a smart application for disaster prevention and rural regeneration.
1.Largest Solar Energy Public Institutions Case in Taoyuan
Build 5.5MW solar photovoltaic system in Luzhu and Qingpu MRT Machinery Factory.
2.First Solar Energy Graveyard in Northern Taiwan
Build 3.16MW solar photovoltaic system on 3 graveyards.
3.Energy System for Disaster Prevention
Install fuel cells, energy storage facilities and UPS at a shelter, in Fuxing District, which can provide electricity for more than 72 hours in the event of a power blackout.
4. Green Energy Demonstration Rural
Construct solar photovoltaic system, wind power system, fuel cells and energy storage facilities at a rural, in Longtan District, for providing electricity demand, and also build wind-solar street lights.