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Please find here all press releases of 50Hertz.
Press releases of 2013
Bavarian and Thuringian Ministers of Economic Affairs get on-site update of progress on South-West Interconnector
Transmission system operators prepare joint realisation of four direct current power links
First submarine cable section for Baltic 2
Architectural firm LOVE architecture and urbanism ZT wins competition for new 50Hertz headquarters in Berlin's "Europacity"
The winning design by LOVE architecture and urbanism ZT ((c) 50Hertz / LOVE architects and urbanism ZT GmbH, Graz) can be downloaded here (click on picture):
Foundation works on transmission towers between Bruchmühle and Eggersdorf on 50Hertz extra high voltage line
This Tuesday, transmission system operator 50Hertz, in charge of the extra high voltage grid in the new Länder as well as Berlin and Hamburg, started maintenance and repair works on the EHV electricity pylons between the municipalities of Bruchmühle and Eggersdorf.
Good result thanks to positive business development and non-recurring regulatory effects
Turnover increase of 8.6 billion EUR in 2012 / After-tax profit margin close to 111 million EUR / Causes: grid investments and reduction of negative regulatory factors / Energy transition makes headway in 2012: 35 % of all power in 50Hertz area generated by RES, Northern Line and high-temperature conductors in Thuringia put into operation / Invest-ments of approx. four billion EUR planned for next decade
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Architectural firms LOVE architects and urbanism (Graz) and Henning Larsen Architects (Kopenhagen) win top places in architectural competition for new 50Hertz headquarters in Berlin's "Europacity".
18 architecture firms competed in contest to design new "50Hertz Netzquartier" / Jury chooses four designs / Headquarters will reflect power grid operator's new corporate culture
Information meeting about planned 380 kV overhead line for 3rd interconnector between Eisenhüttenstadt (Germany) and Plewiska (Poland)
Spatial planning procedure starts on 14 January 2013. City of Eisenhüttenstadt, spatial planning authority and transmission system operator 50Hertz provide project information on 24 January.
TSOs advise timely adjustment of solar power stations to new settings
Not enough solar power station operators are implementing the legally required adjustment of the disconnection criteria by modifying the settings or installing new inverters and disconnection safeguards.
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