Siemens wins Danish charging points order for electric buses

It will provide up to 40 high power charging (HPC) stations across 45 municipalities

Siemens to invest €30m in UK 3D printing facility

Siemens believes 3D printing, also called Additive Manufacturing, opens up “new attractive prospects” in the manufacture of gas turbines

Greener public transport for Copenhagen

The new light rail system will replace bus service and strengthen green transportation in Copenhagen

Siemens to develop software for London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone

The passing of highly polluting vehicles in designated areas will be monitored and vehicles that don’t meet the emission standards will be identified

Siemens and Evonik partnership shows real chemistry

Siemens and Evonik have partnered to turn carbon dioxide into high-value chemicals. The joint initiative, called the Rheticus Project, will use fermentation and clean energy electrolysis to convert the greenhouse gas into products such as butanol and hexanol, which are feedstocks for special plastics and food supplements. It is expected to be significantly more cost-effective and […]

Siemens and US army start assault on energy waste

Siemens has won a contract to implement energy efficiency measures at a US army base in Germany. The company and the US Army Corp of Engineers signed an Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) worth €7.9 million (£7m) to install, operate and maintain several energy conservation measures at the Installation Management Command (IMCOM) headquarters in Wiesbaden, […]

Race Bank installs final turbine

The final turbine has been installed at Ørsted’s Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm. The facility, which is based approximately 16.8 miles off the North Norfolk coast, will use its 91 6MW Siemens towers to generate 573MW of renewable electricity. Its developers expect it to be capable of powering more than half a million homes across […]

Three firms team up for hybrid electric plane take off

Airbus, Rolls-Royce and Siemens have teamed up to develop a hybrid electric aircraft for take-off in 2020. The E-Fan X hybrid-electric technology demonstrator aims to push and mature the technology, performance, safety and reliability, enabling quick progress on the hybrid electric technology. The programme also hopes to establish the requirements for future certification of electrically […]

Siemens to modernise four power plants in Iraq

Siemens has inked a deal with Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity to modernise four power plants in the country. With 15,700MW of available power generating capacity, the government is working towards improving the availability and reliability of power supply while minimising losses. Siemens said the multi-million euro service contracts will see the company enhance the efficiency […]

Siemens charges ahead with £11m battery storage partnership

Siemens has joined forces with Grid Battery Storage Limited (GBSL) as part of a £11 million partnership. They will initially work on four projects – the first at Dorking – which will have a total capacity of 22MW and are expected to go live between the summer of 2018 and early 2019. The firms will […]