Renewable energy in port electrical grids

The Wind aan de Stroom project at Antwerp has 11 Siemens wind turbines each producing 3MW of power

The electrification in ports is inter-linked with the drive for an improved environmental footprint as well as improving the operating cost efficiency. The integration of renewable energy is now a real addition with electrical power supply in ports being of ever increasing importance, writes Chris Pretorius, Energy Management Division, Siemens ...

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