Tag: Siemens

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Siemens-Led Group Completes Test of 100% Renewable Hydrogen in Gas Turbine

October 20, 2023

Via: Power Magazine

A consortium that includes power industry giants Siemens Energy and ENGIE said it completed what the group called the world’s first operational test of a gas turbine fueled with 100% renewable hydrogen. Siemens Energy on Oct. 13 said the HYFLEXPOWER […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

RWE wind farm receives first of Siemens Gamesa’s recyclable blades

August 2, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The 342MW Kaskasi offshore wind project, located 35 km north of the island of Heligoland in the German North Sea, will comprise 38 of Siemens Gamesa’s 8.0-167 DD wind turbines. A number of these turbines will be equipped with handcrafted […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Siemens’ Renewable Arm Cutting 200 U.S. Jobs

February 11, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) plans to lay off 200 workers at two U.S. wind power equipment manufacturing facilities. The company on Feb. 9 said the job cuts are due to a reduction in orders for commercial wind turbines. An […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

US May Host First Factory for Siemens Gamesa’s 14MW Offshore Turbine

May 26, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

The world’s biggest wind turbine will be used at the largest U.S. offshore wind project, and the result may be the first American offshore turbine factory. Siemens Gamesa said it’s considering establishing the first global factory for its new 14-megawatt […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Details released of a huge offshore wind turbine that can power 18,000 homes per year

May 19, 2020

Via: CNBC energy

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has released details of a 14-megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbine, in the latest example of how technology in the sector is increasing in scale. With 108-meter-long blades and a rotor diameter of 222 meters, the […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

TransAlta Corporation – TransAlta Advances its Clean Energy Investment Plan

November 1, 2019

Via: Energy Manager Today

TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta” or the “Company”) (TSX: TA) (NYSE: TAC) announced today (10/30) that it has entered into an agreement with Kineticor Holdings Limited Partnership #2 to indirectly acquire two 230 MW Siemens F class gas turbines and related equipment […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Siemens launches home energy storage battery

February 26, 2019

Via: Power Engineering

With the Junelight Smart Battery, Siemens is offering its first battery storage specially geared to the requirements in private homes for the storage and use of self-generated energy. The lithium-ion storage combines functions for intelligent and safe energy management and […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels, Domestic, Energy Consumption

UAE energy minister and Siemens CEO agree it’s time for the US to move on from coal

February 11, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

Energy industry leaders issued calls for a greater commitment to developing renewable energy sources during the 2019 World Government Summit in Dubai — and some honed in specifically on the U.S. coal industry as an obstacle to those goals. Siemens […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Siemens Gamesa Looks to Cut Offshore Wind Foundation Costs by 30%

December 27, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

Siemens Gamesa is aiming to cut the cost of offshore wind foundations by up to 30 percent as part of a project unveiled this month. The turbine maker said it was working with Aalborg University of Copenhagen, Denmark, on a […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Voith and Siemens to collaborate on hybrid plants that include hydropower

October 17, 2018

Via: Renewable Energy News

Voith Hydro Holding GmbH & Co. KG and the Siemens Energy Management Division have signed a letter of intent for collaborating on appropriate hybrid power projects containing hydropower. Hydropower plays a key role in sustainable and environmentally friendly power generation […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Siemens Tests Ammonia as a Form of Energy Storage for Renewables

June 27, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

The German industrial giant Siemens is investigating the use of ammonia as a way to store and transport hydrogen in energy systems with high penetration of renewables. The company this month opened a £1.5 million ($2 million) proof-of-concept plant in […]

Energy Economics

Growth Prospects for the Global Grid-Connected Battery Market

August 17, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

The global grid-connected energy storage market could reach a total installed capacity of 28 gigawatts by 2022, from just 3 gigawatts in 2016, if an IHS Markit projection cited recently by AES and Siemens proves correct. By 2025, cumulative installations […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Siemens low noise wind power turbine blades inspired by silent flight of the owl

September 29, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Silent operation of turbines is crucial for the success of many onshore wind power projects. Siemens has therefore conducted extensive R&D over the last years to further reduce the noise of its wind turbines. An important breakthrough has now been […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Siemens and Gamesa to merge wind businesses to create a leading wind power player

June 20, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Siemens and Gamesa have signed binding agreements to merge Siemens’ wind power business, including wind services, with Gamesa to create a leading global wind power player. Siemens will receive newly issued shares of the combined company and will hold 59 […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Siemens signs first balance of plant wind service agreement in U.S.

May 24, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Siemens has signed a long-term contract extension for service and maintenance at the 152-megawatt (MW) Keenan IIwind farm in Oklahoma that will add Balance of Plant (BoP) to the scope and extend it for another 15 years. This marks the […]