We see huge potential for energy storage in India: Fluence

Fluence, an energy storage technology company jointly owned by Siemens and AES, was in the news recently as it supplied its “Advancion” technology to India’s first grid-scale battery-based energy storage system. This Read more


Graphical 3D configurator for control cabinets by Siemens

Siemens has launched a new graphical configurator for Sivacon 8MF1 system cubicles. The modular system consists of a basic framework in 90 different sizes and 2,000 flexibly combinable elements. This enables the implementation of tailored solutions for virtually all Read more


Dr Beatrix Natter, CEO of Siemens Transformers

I am convinced that digitally-connected transformers will become the norm and that the Sensformer® will replace the transformer like the smart phone has replaced the cell phone. We want the Sensformer® to become a synonym for all of these Read more


Siemens to co-develop world’s first 170kV SF6-free GIS

Siemens and Iljin Electric, a Korean manufacturer of electrical systems and gas-insulated switchgear (GIS), have signed an agreement to develop an SF6-free GIS for the 170kV voltage level. The technology has already been developed by Siemens for applications Read more


Siemens announces completion of Indo-Bangladesh HVDC link

Siemens recently announced that in June this year, it fully commissioned the second block of the high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) back-to-back link in Bheramara, Bangladesh, to connect the electricity supply networks of India and Bangladesh with a transmission capacity Read more

Siemens offers almost every test possible for switchgear

For more than 80 years, Siemens has been testing electro-technical equipment in high and medium voltage at its test facilities at the Schaltwerk Berlin, Germany. In this exclusive interaction with T&D India, we have Dr. Lars Klingbeil, Head of Read more

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India to lead Siemens’ digital transformer programme

India will be amongst the countries that will lead the digital transformer portfolio of Siemens, a company official told T&D India. Siemens, it may be recalled, recently launched the world's first comprehensive digital transformer portfolio at Hannover Messe, Read more

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Siemens Gamesa wins its largest order in India

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received an EPC order from Sembcorp Green Infra Ltd to build a 300-mw wind farm in Gujarat. The order, of unspecified value, also involves maintenance of the asset for a 10-year period. The Read more

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Siemens launches SF6-free MV switchgear

Siemens has introduced a medium-voltage switchgear, the 8DAB 12, that does not require sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) as the insulating gas. The system uses clean air consisting only of the natural constituents of ambient air as the insulating gas. Read more

Siemens launches compact Gigabit IEEE 1588 Ethernet switches

Siemens is expanding its Ruggedcom portfolio with two new compact Ethernet switches. The Ruggedcom RSG907R and the Ruggedcom RSG909R compact Gigabit IEEE 1588 compatible Ethernet switches support HSR and PRP according to the IEC 62439-3 standard. At a time Read more