Decarbonizing operations in process industries

Efficient, optimized, fuel flexible.

Energy is the critical factor for all process industries that are turning raw materials into semi-finished or final products by undergoing chemical or mechanical processes - such as chemical and petrochemical industries, steel mills, fertilizer plants, the food and beverage industries and many more. The energy transition ushered a new industrial era. And we are READ-Y to energize it.

 

Our Industrial Applications Division provides a unique combination of mission-critical Rotating equipment, applications for Electrification, Automation and Digitalization for process industries that our customers and partners can rely on to make their individual decarbonization priorities a reality. Combined with the “Y-factor” – continuous innovation in technology, business models, and partnerships –, we support industrial operations to become smarter, more efficient, more sustainable resulting both in superior CAPEX and OPEX utilization, and an improved environmental footprint.

"The decarbonized future is emerging. It leads to the modernization of industry, bears the chance of competitiveness, and, thus, creates and ensures jobs. Together with our customers, we lead the change towards a green economy and a secure future perspective."

Thorbjörn Fors, Executive Vice President Industrial Applications

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Clean hydrogen and e-fuels: Important pillars of the energy transition

Stefan Diezinger, Vice President Sustainable Energy System, decribes in this H2Tech article, how hydrogen is positioned to become an essential component of a decarbonized world. There is still a long way to go, but the question is no longer if energy transition can be accomplished, but rather how quickly..

Challenges

Key drivers on the way to net zero

Process industries provide ingredients for the well-being and growth of societies: materials for infrastructure, machinery and goods – sustainable, reliable and flexible energy is pivotal for industries such as petrochemicals, chemicals, fertilizers, metals, mining, and cement.
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Our pathways to sustainability

With our proven technologies, we help plant operators to realize sustainable and decarbonized industrial processes while maintaining maximum efficiency and reliability.

Our many years of experience in industrial applications enables us to help our customers build flexible and customized solutions that deliver reliable, affordable and sustainable energy. Efficiency, environmentally more compatible fuels and fit-for-purpose operations are key to master the energy transition.

Reducing carbon footprint while driving profitable growth

The more efficiently we use electricity, heat and fuels, the more successful the energy transition will be. The cleanest and cheapest energy is that which is not used in the first place. Increasing energy efficiency is key to a successful energy transition. 

 

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Providing safe, reliable, and efficient operations, while delivering on net zero

There’s a need for different solutions in different parts of the world – and the different portfolios using different fuels to generate electricity. Switching fuels from fossil fuels to renewables for electric power generation is a another key factor in mastering the energy transition.

 

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Adaptability and scalability for steady operations

Together with our customers we work on adaptible solutions to adjust to changing and complex regulatory requirements.

Our flexible technologies can easily adapt to new boundaries and have the ability to scale up and meet growing energy demand. Through standardized modules industrial systems can grow when needed. 

 

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Expertise

Sound knowledge in various industries and application fields

We combine our rich heritage and highly capable people to create tangible results for the benefit of the process industry and the world on the way to net zero.
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Cement

Considering going off-grid to achieve sustainability targets

Cement companies are considering going off-grid, driven by the need to reduce energy consumption and minimize emissions. Thomas Tiemeyer from Siemens Energy explains off-grid power and heat utilization solutions that help the industry to achieve their sustainability targets (article from International Cement Review, February 2022).

Find out how to become more energy efficient in the cement industry
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Chemicals

Residual utilization in fuel flexible gas turbines

Optimizing operating costs, efficiency, and sustainability in the chemical industry

Find out how to become more energy efficient in chemical industry
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