Power system optimisation
Power system optimisation

We support our customers in finding optimal paths to a decarbonised energy future

Storage technologies will play a major role in our future energy systems
8 MAR 2022 Article
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Storage technologies will play a major role in our future energy systems
A decarbonised energy system is a flexible one.
10 JAN 2022 Article
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Five steps to a carbon free future
Imagine the day when we can all safely say that the climate is on the road to recovery. When all electricity is...
Renewables roundtable
15 DEC 2021 Article
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Renewables roundtable
“An energy system based only on renewables will never work because…” When it comes to renewables, it can be easy to jump to...
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22 SEP 2021 Article
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Rapidly replacing coal is Europe’s best bet
Phasing out coal is critical for Europe to reach its net zero targets by 2050. At present, the European...
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18 MAR 2021 Article
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Wanted: Greener Future
With an eye on renewables, Wärtsilä Energy Transition Lab helps to optimise entire energy systems in EU countries and the UK.
Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?
5 MAR 2021 Article
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Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?
Soaring temperatures, colossal hurricanes and unprecedented wildfires marked 2020 as one...
21 JAN 2021 Article
4 min read
Power-to-X to play key role in accelerating the energy transition
There is a great deal of interest in how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the...
12 JAN 2021 Article
5 min read
Roatan: the Caribbean island embracing development and renewables
Prosperity follows electricity, and one small island is taking steps to develop...
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13 NOV 2020 Article
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Flexible power generation: Key to a green recovery
Since the Covid-19 pandemic began, power consumption has dropped in Europe. At the same time, the...
Los Angeles skyline
3 NOV 2020 Article
7 min read
California’s guiding light to 100% renewable energy
Wärtsilä’s Path to 100 initiative is helping California plan its transition to renewable energy....
Lesvos port, Greece
29 OCT 2020 Article
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Can Greek islands reach 100% decarbonisation by 2024?
As the European Union pushes its member states towards cleaner energy, Greece is investigating...
Hybrid power plant with GEMS infographic
30 SEP 2020 Article
6 min read
Wärtsilä’s hybrid solution paves the way for sustainable energy and grid control in the U.S. Virgin Islands
Wärtsilä’s recently signed contract in...
Powering isolated grids
19 DEC 2017 Article
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Powering isolated grids
Fast-starting internal combustion engines – integrated with an energy storage battery system – provide great potential for...
Saving water in the age of drought
13 DEC 2017 Article
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Saving water in the age of drought
Water scarcity is a looming problem, in many parts of the world, compounded by drought. To combat it, while...
Rethinking the grid
6 FEB 2018 Article
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Rethinking the grid
If you have any questions about energy storage, John G. Jung, Founder, President and CEO of Greensmith Energy Management Systems...
Two Wärtsilä specialists examine operational data provided virtually.
9 JUN 2020 Article
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Optimising power plant operations through remote support
With more people than ever working remotely, options for troubleshooting from a distance...
21 JUL 2020 Article
6 min read
Wärtsilä improves energy management cybersecurity with major certification
Energy infrastructure is increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks. With...
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15 JAN 2019 Article
5 min read
An AI spark to illuminate a greener world
Innovative AI technology is transforming how energy is produced, stored, distributed, and consumed. The...
Myanmar in new light
26 APR 2019 Article
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Myanmar: In new light
Myanmar, one of the least electrified nations in Asia, has a target of providing electricity access to all its residents by...
Zambia: In new light
31 JUL 2019 Article
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Zambia: In new light
In an arid yet hydropower-rich country like Zambia, where barely 28% of the population has access to electricity and rolling...
Renewable Energy gathers pace in the U.S.
5 JUN 2019 Article
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Renewable Energy gathers pace in the U.S.
Even as the current administration in the United States works to shore up the American coal industry,...
New York’s ambitious plans for a renewable energy future
12 JUN 2019 Article
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New York’s ambitious plans for a renewable energy future
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s pursuit of a 100% renewable energy future for his state has proven...
New EU electricity regulation sets scene for switch to renewables
27 JUN 2019 Article
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New EU electricity regulation sets scene for switch to renewables
A new European Union regulation will govern the way electricity is traded and...
29 NOV 2019 Article
9 min read
Future-proofing power investments
In a world driven by hyper-connectivity, power companies need to keep pace with rising energy demand while being...