Portugal Archive

ANDRITZ receives important order for a new pumped storage plant in Portugal

Graz/Vienna, August 5, 2016.  ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, a member of international technology group ANDRITZ, has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility IBERDROLA GENERACIÓN to supply the electro-mechanical equipment and the penstock for the new pumped storage hydropower plant Gouvães in Portugal. The total contract value for ANDRITZ amounts to about 140 million euros. The

Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe study for the second quarter of 2014

Further recovery, but risks in the periphery Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe study for the second quarter of 2014 Nuremberg, 11 July 2014 – The economy in the European Union (EU) is continuing to recover. However, the crises in both Iraq and Ukraine could potentially destabilize the upturn in Europe. European consumers are

Hope of an end to the crisis: Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe study for the third quarter of 2013

Nuremberg, 21 October 2013 – Hope is spreading throughout Europe that the worst of the crisis has been overcome and that the economy is gradually beginning to recover. A number of countries registered considerable growth in some areas in the second quarter, while the downward trend at least slowed down significantly in others. These are

Technical Market defies economic headwinds – Results GfK TEMAX® Western Europe – first quarter 2013

Nuremberg, May 29, 2013 – The overall Technical Consumer Goods (TCG) market in Western Europe achieved a sales volume of €48.4 billion in Q1 2013. Although there was no growth, compared to the previous year, total sales remained stable. Greece and Spain faced bigger declines while Austria, Belgium and Italy generated the highest growth rates in

Matthias Schubert retires as CTO of REpower Systems SE

Pune/Hamburg: Suzlon Group has today announced that the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of its wholly-owned subsidiary, REpower Systems SE, Matthias Schubert, is to retire on 31st March 2013. Mr Schubert has served in this role for 12 years since the founding of the company. He has shaped REpower’s product portfolio in the onshore and offshore sector and has set