Siemens & BMW Showcase ‘Contactless Charging System’ at Hannover Messe 2011

April 19, 2011 / No Comments

Siemens, the largest engineering conglomerate in Germany, has unveiled their  ‘Contactless Charging of Battery-Electric Vehicles’ project at the recently concluded Hannover Messe 2011. The project jointly developed with German automobile giant BMW will be tested in real-world conditions by the German Environment Ministry in Berlin this June. Started in 1947 by the British military government in order to boost the economic ...

Siemens Expects Euro 40 billion in Green Revenue by 2014

November 10, 2010 / No Comments

By year 2014, Europe’s largest conglomerate, Siemens A.G. anticipates that its green technology activities would have generated revenues close to 40 billion euros ($55.83 billion). The company has declared that its 2010 fiscal year saw revenue generation from it environmental portfolio touching 28 billion euros, a figure that already outstrips the target that the company had set for 2011, which ...

Siemens to Launch EV Test Fleet for Developing EV Components

October 18, 2010 / No Comments

Siemens has planned to launch a fleet of electric cars in November as part of a pilot project aiming at developing new Siemens automotive components, specifically meant for battery-powered vehicles.