The Problem With Renewable Energy (and how we’re fixing it)

For a few hours in May 2016, for the first time in more than a century, Britain was burning zero coal to generate electricity. None at all. All the coal-fired power plants were turned off. And this here is one of the reasons why. Welcome to the Griffin Wind Farm in Scotland. 68 turbines, more […]

#DiscoverHydropower with #Voith: How Europe Meets Rising Energy Demands

These days our hunger for energy seems insatiable. How can we satisfy it sustainably? Efficiently, future-orientated? And what role does water play in this? We at Voith went on a journey to explore one of the most attractive renewable energy sources in the world. Hydropower. The tour guides, European energy experts and protagonists: Prof. Dr. […]

#DiscoverHydropower: From Automated Plants to Intelligent Hydro

What have we learned from the #DiscoverHydropower adventure? Stable clean energy supply is based on the sensitive interaction between different powers. And hydropower plays a key role in this. It’s technology is diverse: Pumped-storage plants are crucial for grid stability. Thus reliable solutions from trusted partners like Voith are highly valuable. Decentralized sources like small […]