Siemens Signs Service Extension for Rhyl Flats Offshore Wind Farm

Siemens has signed a long-term agreement with Rhyl Flats Wind Farm Ltd., 50.1% owned by RWE AG, to continue providing service and maintenance at the Rhyl Flats wind farm off the coast of North Wales for the next 15 years. Siemens has been providing service and maintenance for the 25 SWT-3.6-107 turbines at Rhyl Flats since the project became operational in 2009. This agreement marks the first 15-year post-warranty offshore service extension fo...

Wind - Mar 26, 2015


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CG to Provide ANDE with Smart Grid Infrastructure

Avantha Group Company CG has been awarded with an important contract by Administracion Nacional de Energia (ANDE), the national electric utility of Paraguay to supply 10 complete ZIV Substation Automation Systems. The scope of the contract also includes engineering services, training and systems integration. The project, financed by the World Bank, is scheduled to be completed in six months. In January, the World Bank announced a new cooperati...

Smart Grids - Mar 24, 2015


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Siemens Develops World-Record Electric Motor for Aircraft

Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kilograms, delivers a continuous output of about 260 kilowatts - five times more than comparable drive systems. The motor has been specially designed for use in aircraft. Thanks to its record-setting power-to-weight ratio, larger aircraft with takeoff weights of up to two tons will now be able to use electric drives for the first time. To implement t...

Smart Grids - Mar 24, 2015




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