Digital solutions sought to reduce energy demand and carbon production

Funding worth £400,000 is being offered for research projects to explore the role of digital technologies in supporting a data-enabled net zero transition

Birmingham Uni partners with Siemens to create ‘world’s smartest’ campus

They will combine digital sensor and analytics technologies, decentralised energy generation, storage and renewable energy to create a “Living Lab’

Siemens and Tata deploy tech for 200k smart meters in North Delhi

The system enables timely and accurate collection of electricity meter data digitally, leading to increasing visibility of the network and reduction in carbon emissions

Westminster becomes ‘UK’s first’ local authority to install 1k EV charge points

The council is now planning to deliver 500 more charging points by the first quarter of next year

Siemens and Macquarie team up to form US distributed energy joint venture

The new company, Calibrant Energy, will offer onsite energy-as-a-service solutions to customers, including corporate and industrial clients as well as municipalities, universities, schools and hospitals

Siemens to develop CO2-free hydrogen production plant in Germany

With a power intake of 6MW in the initial development phase, the plant will be built in the Wunsiedel Energy Park in northern Bavaria and run solely on renewable energy

Azores island installs giant battery energy storage system

The Gridstack system will have a power capacity of 15MW and will enable an increased share of renewable energy while limiting the consumption of fossil fuels

Siemens wins contract to install electric bus chargers in New Zealand

It will install fast and flexible charging technology for 34 electric buses for Go Bus in Christchurch and Auckland

Rolls-Royce expands production of battery containers in Germany

From 2021, its MTU EnergyPacks are to be manufactured in the Siemens-Technopark in Ruhstorf, Bavaria, where Rolls-Royce already has a production site

UK’s first ‘Electric Avenue’ lands in Westminster

Sutherland Avenue has been fully converted to provide 24 new lamppost-based electric vehicle charging points