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First 800-kV High-Voltage Direct-Current Link in China Now Fully Operational
Electrical Equipment & Systems

First 800-kV High-Voltage Direct-Current Link in China Now Fully Operational

Second pole boosts transmission capacity to 5000 megawatts Siemens Energy and the utility China Southern Power Grid have put into operation the second pole of the world-record HVDC system, which is capable of transporting huge amounts of clean hydro power to Guangdong Province. The transmission capacity has now been doubled to 5000 megawatts (MW). With one pole operating at plus 800 kilovolts...

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Software

Siemens Announces Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative Go-Live with eMeter's Energy Engage and EnergyIP(TM) Meter Data Management System

ORLANDO, Fla. - Siemens Energy, Inc. has completed the installation of the first full-scale roll-out of eMeter's Energy Engage customer web portal on-site at Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative (Bluebonnet) in Bastrop, Texas. The portal was deployed on top of the eMeter EnergyIP Meter Data Management platform in order to provide Bluebonnet's consumers easily accessible and understandable daily usage...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Successful 60-Hertz Market Entry with Order for New Siemens "World-Record" Gas Turbine

Munich, Germany - Six gas turbines to start operation in U.S. - Nearly $1 billion in customer benefits After a nearly ten-year development phase, Siemens has entered the market with its new generation of extremely energy-efficient gas turbines, the so-called H-Class. A leading U.S. utility is the first commercial customer. Starting in 2013, no fewer than six of the "world-record turbines," which...

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Siemens Receives Order from Transpower to Connect Offshore Wind Farms via HVDC Link Order Worth More Than EUR500 Million for the Consortium
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Siemens Receives Order from Transpower to Connect Offshore Wind Farms via HVDC Link Order Worth More Than EUR500 Million for the Consortium

Erlangen, Germany, June 11, 2010 - A consortium of Siemens Energy and Prysmian Powerlink has received an order worth more than EUR500 million from the German transmission grid company transpower. The BorWin2 offshore consortium will connect two North Sea offshore wind farms to the grid on behalf of transpower, a subsidiary of the Dutch grid operator TenneT. The Veja Mate and Global Tech 1...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

EnBW Offshore Wind Farm Baltic 2: EnBW and Siemens Sign Contract for the Supply of 80 Wind Turbines

Erlangen/Stuttgart, Germany, June 9, 2010 - EnBW Erneuerbare Energien GmbH and Siemens Energy have today signed a contract for the supply of 80 wind turbines each with a capacity of 3.6 megawatts (MW) and a rotor diameter of 120 meters for the offshore wind farm EnBW Baltic 2. The order, which represents an investment volume in the triple-digit million range, marks the first milestone in...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Siemens Receives Order for Largest Turbine-Generator Set Produced to Date in Gorlitz

Erlangen, Germany, 2010-06-07 - Siemens Energy has received an order for the largest three-cylinder steam turbinegenerator produced to date within the Industrial Power Business Unit. This condensing steam turbine-generator will in the future supply the Latvian capital Riga with district heat and electrical energy in the Riga TPP-2 Combined Cycle Co-Generating Facility (Riga TPP-2 Reconstruction...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

RWE Innogy, Stadtwerke Munchen and Siemens Build Offshore Wind Farm Gwynt y Môr

o Construction begins in 2011, completion in 2014 o Investment of more than two billion Euros o Order worth 1.2 billion Euros for Siemens o Forecast saving of 1.7 million tonnes CO2 per year o RWE Innogy orders second offshore construction ship Erlangen, Germany, June 4, 2010 - RWE Innogy, Stadtwerke Munchen (SWM - Munich Municipal Utility) and Siemens have entered into a joint venture to build...

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Siemens Receives Order for Advanced Gas Turbine for Expansion Project in Texas
Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens Receives Order for Advanced Gas Turbine for Expansion Project in Texas

Erlangen, Germany - Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract for the supply of a SGT6-5000F gas turbine for Xcel Energy's Jones Station expansion project, located near Lubbock, Texas. Xcel Energy is a major U.S. utility that provides eight Western and Midwestern states with energy-related products and services. The 486-MW rated Jones Station is a natural gas-fueled, steam-electric generating...

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Siemens to Upgrade Turbines at Ringhals Nuclear Power Plant in Sweden
Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens to Upgrade Turbines at Ringhals Nuclear Power Plant in Sweden

Siemens Energy has received an order to upgrade the six low-pressure turbines in Unit 1 of Ringhals nuclear power plant in Sweden. Customer is the Swedish utility Ringhals AB, a subsidiary of Vattenfall. The refits are scheduled for September 2011 and February 2012. The order volume is EUR83 million. Ringhals nuclear power plant is located in Varobacka, Sweden, approximately 60 kilometers south...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Siemens Wins Order for Expansion of Abu Dhabi's Power Grid Order Value Approximately EUR150 Million - Loscher: 'Region Has Enormous Potential'

Erlangen, Germany, May 25, 2010 - Siemens Energy has received an order from the Abu Dhabi Transmission & Dispatch Company (Transco), Abu Dhabi's national electricity grid operator, as part of the project to expand the country's power distribution network. Siemens and its partner Electromechanical LLC will supply five turnkey transformer substations including switchgear for the project. Siemens'...

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