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Drive technology and control brings up to 80% higher efficiencies in wave power plant

siemens10416The Nemos GmbH has developed a wave power plant that supplies compared to competing products around 30% higher efficiencies. Following the success of the pilot plant in Denmark is scheduled for commissioning 2017 the first large-scale plant. The combination of the connection to existing offshore wind turbines, the use of existing infrastructure and the use of SiemensTechnology to power and control leads to an effective and efficient operation of the power plant.

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Industrial Gear do heavy labor in the largest Swiss dam project

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When constructing the pumping station is currently the largest hydropower project in Switzerland "Linthal 2015"Were in an extremely challenging construction projects almost 600 meters deep dug huge machines chambers in the mountain. About 1 million tons of soil and rock excavation were carried in the course of three years with two bands. It was a height difference of about 180 m with a slope of 45 ° to overcome. were driven the two belt conveyors Industrial Gear Units of Nord Drive SystemsWhich were dismantled after the end of their deployment in the Alps and made fit for the next use.

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Simulation models to optimize operation of hydropower plants

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The Columbia River Delta in the Northwest offers great potential for hydroelectric power. About 20 000 MW power plants produce there. A simulation model is designed to help optimize the operation of long-range barrages system. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB develop at their location in Ilmenau information technologies to make water power systems more efficient.

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Drive and control technology for the Guri Dam

rexroth after 0912162 m towers on the wall of the Guri Dam, in the southeast of Venezuela dammed the Río Caroní 175 km to a long lake. The third-largest hydroelectric plant in the world producing an output of turbines 20 currenly 10.000 MW and thus provide 70% of all electricity in Venezuela. Included is the drive and control technology from Rexroth.

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Wed Sep 06 Compact Forum: Network Engineering CC-Link IE Field Organizer: Mitsubishi Electric
Do Sep 07 Compact Forum: Programmable automation solutions Organizer: Mitsubishi Electric
Thu Sep 07 @ 09: 00 Safety Technology in Fluid Organizer: Schmersal
@ Tue Sep 12 09: 00 Risk assessment according to the Machinery Directive 2006 / 42 / EC Organizer: Schmersal
@ Tue Sep 12 09: 30 Funk as a trend theme in intralogistics and industry - roadshow Organizer: Steute
@ Tue Sep 12 11: 00 infrared workshop Organizer: Optris and Roth