Siemens plans to present their latest innovations to further reduce the cost of wind power at one of the most important trade show for wind energy in Europe, EWEA 2015 in Paris.
The event takes place November 17 to 20 (M01 in pavilion 1 of the Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles) and Siemens will have a 200-square-meter booth to display their new products for wind-power plants, grid connections, operations, and services.
Siemens is also taking new directions in terms of grid connections and their new HVDC technology, which efficiently connects large offshore wind-power plants to energy grids on shore, will be on display at M01 booth. Additionally, components like generators, controls, and multi-level wind SCADA centers or digital control centers for wind-power plants will also be presented at their booth.
“EWEA 2015 in Paris is one of the most important trade shows for us this year,” underlines Markus Tacke, CEO of Siemens Wind Power and Renewables Division. “We will show at our booth how our customers from various European markets can benefit from intelligent connected Siemens technologies and services along the entire value chain.”
On the first day of the trade show the Siemens Wind Power and Renewables Division will present its new logistics concept at a press conference. This concept intends to connect future production facilities for the 75-meter long offshore rotor blades in Hull, UK, and D7 nacelles from Cuxhaven, Lower Saxony, with existing harbor and production locations in Denmark. The highly industrialized processes for the production and installation of the plants help to reduce time and costs.
At the Siemens booth, visitors can also learn more about the second-generation of HVDC-grid connections for offshore wind parks that were introduced in October of this year. This technology reduces costs arising from high-voltage direct-current transmission by one third.
Visitors can also gain insights about how the maintenance of onshore and offshore plants can be performed in a highly efficient way through an interactive terminal. Here the focus is not only on remote diagnosis, but also on optimized operations and the analysis of big data in addition to predictive maintenance and repair services.
Within a comprehensive presentation program, experienced experts located at the “Siemens X-pert Center” will demonstrate advantages of the direct drive wind turbines or how energy yield can be optimized by modern operating strategies.
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