Siemens Energy and Amprion seal technology partnership for reliable and innovative grid management
From the left to the right: Mülheim site manager Nevzat Oezcan, Dr. Beatrix Natter, Executive Vice President and member of the Managing Board Jochen Eickholt (all from Siemens Energy), Dr. Hendrik Neumann, Technical Director of Amprion and North Rhine-Westphalia’s Minister of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy, Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart.
Siemens Energy is one of the world’s leading energy technology companies. The company works with its customers and partners on energy systems for the future, thus supporting the transition to a more sustainable world. With its portfolio of products, solutions and services, Siemens Energy covers almost the entire energy value chain – from power generation and transmission to storage. The portfolio includes conventional and renewable energy technology, such as gas and steam turbines, hybrid power plants operated with hydrogen, and power generators and transformers. More than 50 percent of the portfolio has already been decarbonized. A majority stake in the listed company Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) makes Siemens Energy a global market leader for renewable energies. An estimated one-sixth of the electricity generated worldwide is based on technologies from Siemens Energy. Siemens Energy employs more than 90,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries and generated revenue of around €27.5 billion in fiscal year 2020. www.siemens-energy.com.
Amprion GmbH is one of four transmission system operators in Germany. Our extra-high-voltage network is 11.000
kilometres long and transports electricity across an area that extends from Lower Saxony to the Alps. Around a third of
Germany’s economic output is generated there. Our power lines are lifelines of society: They secure jobs and quality of life
for 29 million people. We keep the network stable and safe – and prepare the way for a climate-compatible energy system
by expanding our network. Around 2.000 employees in Dortmund and at more than 30 other sites help make sure the
lights never go out. We also perform overarching operations for integrated grid systems in Germany and Europe.