Postings tagged with: hannover messe

TheEnergyBlog Team| Mar 06, 2015

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Sustainable energy – efficiency is crucial

Only six more weeks to go until this year’s Hannover Messe, and our preparations for this important event are, of course, running full speed ahead. The motto of the Siemens booth this year is “On the way to Industrie 4.0 – Driving the Digital Enterprise.” But what kinds of highlights and surprises can visitors to the trade show expect to find? In a Hannover Messe blog series our colleague Adam Wesoly offers a preview of what’s to come over the next few weeks.For me, the development of wind power ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 16, 2014

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Hannover Messe 2014 - Energy storage opportunities are everywhere

Part 3 of Prof. Dr. Michael Weinhold’s insights into the future of energy from an interview given at Hannover Messe on April 8:  “I like to think of storage in the widest sense,” says Dr. Weinhold. “It’s not only about storing electricity for later use. It’s also about crossing over into other infrastructures like mobility. For example, we see it now in electic and hybrid cars that carry batteries. (As an aside, at Dr. Weinholds university institute they converted a Trabant into an E-Trabi as fa ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 11, 2014

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Hannover Messe 2014 - The future of energy looks bright

Several impressive possibilities for the future of energy were showcased at Hannover Messe. And many of the 50 speakers at Siemens Future Forum made it abundantly clear that the ways in which we choose to consume renewables and non-renewables over the coming decades will have significant social, economic and environmental implications. When asked about his impressions of the fair, Mr. Jan-Peter Schwartz, Head of Communications Siemens Energy, said: “Siemens has attended the Hannover Fair since 1 ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 10, 2014

Denis Imamovic with Siemens colleagues at the Future Forum II

Hannover Messe 2014 - Compact systems promise a big future for HVDC applications

The better an innovation the more startling its impact. In these terms the recent innovations in the field of gas insulation are very impressive indeed. “Replacing air insulation with gas insulation in power transmission systems can result in space savings of up to 95%,” says Denis Imamovic, who heads development of gas-insulated direct current systems within the Siemens Power Transmission Division.“This innovation translates directly into parallel savings in costs, especially in high-density u ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 10, 2014


Hannover Messe 2014 - Conventional and renewable energy will dance even more closely together

Part 1 of Prof. Dr. Michael Weinhold’s 4 insights into the future of energy, which he shared in an interview at Hannover Messe on April 8:The key issues in managing the relationship between conventional and renewable energy are efficiency and flexibility, according to Prof. Dr. Weinhold. “This relates to both conventional and renewable power plants and how we integrate both to meet power needs in the most efficiently seamless method possible,” he said. “We have more and more renewables with vari ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 08, 2014

Dr Boehm at the Life needs power Forum 2014

Hannover Messe 2014 - Thinking big on energy development

The big picture is a big deal according to Dr Hans-Peter Böhm of Siemens, who spoke at “Life Needs Power” – The Energy Forum at Hannover Fair 2014 on Monday, April 7. “The most important thing to do when considering the future of energy is to think about the entire system,” he said. He made the remark after a panel discussion that featured Prof. Jochen Kreusel (ETG-VDE), Hildegard Müller (BDEW), Dr Jürgen Tzschoppe (Statkraft), Harald Uphoff (BEE) and Prof. Christof Weber (Universität Duisburg ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 07, 2014


Hannover Messe 2014 - The future starts today

The Siemens Future Forum is in full swing at Hannover Messe 2014. The forum demonstrates how pioneering technologies will drive progress in automation, electrification and digitalisation by connecting data, intelligent software and industrial hardware. “We show a picture of a possible future… of a world which is quiet, which is clean and which has an energy system which is cost-efficient and reliable,” says Rainer Hauenschild, Siemens, CEO Energy Solutions about the Future of Energy booth.  “We ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 04, 2014


Hannover Messe 2014 - The future of energy revealed

Where exactly is the future of energy headed? Sustainability, fossil fuels and green energy all have a role to play. But the question is: How will they work together to solve the world’s rapidly growing energy needs in the face of population growth, diminishing natural resources and global warming? There can be no better place to develop a clear vision of how energy will evolve over the next 40 years than the Hannover Messe. You’re invited to follow TheEnergyBlog- Team as we share on-the-spot c ...

Messe Blog Team| May 04, 2012

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Erfolgreiche Hannover Messe 2012 bei Siemens

Die Hannover Messe 2012 ist jetzt seit einigen Tagen vorüber. Vom 23. bis 27. April waren insgesamt mehr als 190.000 Menschen auf dem Messegelände und besuchten die Stände der über 5.000 Aussteller aus 69 Nationen. Und der Siemens Industry Messestand in Halle 9 war einer der Publikumsmagnete. Nicht nur, dass unsere Arena der größte Stand der gesamten Messe war, nein, zudem war sie auch einer der am besten besuchte Messestände! In den fünf Messetagen infor ...

Messe Blog Team| May 04, 2012

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Hannover Messe 2012 a success for Siemens

Hannover Messe 2012 ended a few days ago. From April 23-27, a total of more than 190,000 people attended the trade show and visited the booths of over 5,000 exhibitors from 69 countries. And the Siemens Industry booth in Hall 9 was one of the big attractions. Our arena was not just the largest booth of the entire trade show – it was also one of the most visited! During the five days of the trade show, thousands and thousands of visitors learned about our products and solutions, such as our ...