Dietrich Möller: “Siemens is prepared to take part in projects to modernize Russian power plants”
“In these conditions, it is important to be a technology partner that is able to offer the widest range of equipment combined with extensive experience in implementing projects of very different levels of complexity”, Möller said.
Among the main trends in the development of equipment suppliers, Möller cited: the modernization of obsolete power generation infrastructure, the transition to new technologies, increased capacity, and the growing demand among customers for the use of digital technologies and cloud services in all areas of the electric power industry.
Möller noted that Siemens is satisfied with the work of its joint venture with Power Machines and does not plan to make any changes. “We have no plans to make any changes to the joint venture with Power Machines”, he said.
On September 28 Russia is celebrating the Day of the Nuclear Industry Worker. This date has been marked since 2005 and commemorates the day the research to explore the possibilities of atomic energy has begun. It was on September 28, 1942 when the order “On Organizing Uranium Research” has been officially signed. Problems of nuclear energy will be one of the central topics during the Russian Energy Week forum. A round table discussion on The Role and Development Prospects of Nuclear Power in the Global Energy Balance will take place on October 4. Discussion will be moderated by Charles Hendry, UK Minister of State at the Department of Energy and Climate Change (2010 - 2012). Among the participants of this event are Director General of State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM Alexey Likhachev, Director General of the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) William D. Magwood IV, President of Eletrobras Eletronuclear Bruno Barretto, MVM Hungarian Electric Company President Peter Chiba and others. Conversation will focus on ways of creating optimal energy balance between carbon and nuclear generation and the prospects of nuclear power development.
King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will pay a state visit to Moscow during the Russian Energy Week
4 October, Moscow. – The roundtable ‘Russia’s Foreign Energy Policy’ was held as part of Russian Energy Week. The event was attended by Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Gennady Gatilov, Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Energy Pavel Zavalny, Gazprom Deputy CEO Alexander Medvedev, Director and Academic Supervisor of the