Voith and Siemens join efforts in establishing hybrid power concepts
The innovative collaboration of Voith and Siemens intends to broaden their relationship by defining potential forms of collaboration for appropriate hybrid power projects containing hydropower.
The many downsides of FRPs leaves plenty of room for innovation
Nearly all the advocates of fibre reinforced polymers (FRP) shy away from talking about the many elephants in the room and there are enough of them that is beyond crowded.
Partners since 2011. They workd on several projects together this just being one of them. Another significant one if the roving applicator that uses a robot to lay tapes of the material. This is mainly used for reducing scrap and improving automation. IDTechEx were told that Voith see a big advantage in avoiding the premium for the fabric manufacturers. They predominantly use tow of >24k again to minimise costs.
Eight is a start up company that has designed an infrastructure solution for electric vehicle charging that uses solar energy to charge the vehicles through energy harvested through high efficiency photovoltaic panels.