Power Stream

 

FEATURED SPEAKERS

 

Stephane Caller

Marcelo Dourado  , Managing Director,  Metro de Brasilia

 

metro de brasilia

 

Juliette Marais

Joachim Winter  , Project Manager, Next Generation Train, German Aerospace Centre

 

Holger Busche

Holger Busche  , Scientific Advisor,  Die Gruenen

Die Gruenen

 

Efim Rozenberg

Ezim Rozenberg  , First Deputy Director General,  NIIAS (Russian Railways)

 

 

 

 

Power, Wednesday 18 April 2018

RENEWABLE ENERGY

Joachim Winter
Power
12:10

The truth about Hydrail: Understanding the opportunities for rail

  •     What is the current state of development of Hydrogen fuel trains?
  •     Understanding the range of combination and that can be developed 
  •     Overcoming the infrastructure challenge: how can rail operators successfully implement the required infrastructure?
Power
12:30

Innovation in energy storage, fuelling the growth in renewables

  •     Renewable fuel sources are the future of rail and storage systems are improving capability 
  •     The key to substation storage optimisation and how your rail network can benefit from new technologies
  •     Recovering lost energy: a financial and environmental necessity 
Dr Holger Busch
Power
12:50

A world First: Developing Hydrogran fueled trains ready for implementation in Germany

  • Why Hydrail in Germany? Understanding the unique benefits that hydrail will bring to our network
  • The science is there: how can rail operators foster political backing for hydrail development
  • Giving an update on the German casestudy: the latest developments and hopes for the future
13:10

Networking Lunch

SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAMMES

Ralph Luijt
Power
14:30

The Dutch vision: An energy neutral company by 2035

  • NS’ story so far: the key steps already taken to achieve sustainability 
  • Understanding our strategy to reach the energy neutral status
  • Discussing Ecodriving as a key part of our success: motivating our workforce and aligning the technical capabilities
Power
14:45

Supporting the renewable energy revolution in rail

  • Managing the flux in energy which renewable sources provide: how can rail make this work?
  • Designing the substations of the future and supporting development in energy storage
  • Preparing for 2025 and beyond: where does rail need to focus?
Lisa Constable
Power
15:00

Developing a railway network which is resilient to climate change in the UK

  • Putting our strategy together: identifying our priorities and having an achievable plan in place
  • Placing our standards across the business: making sure our colleagues are on board with the movement
  • How is Network rail preparing for the future: working as an industry to make sustainability a reality

 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Power
15:20

Bringing energy efficiency to rail

  • What are the key technologies that operators are investing in to improve efficiency: hydro-rail, regenerative braking and renewable energy
  • Preparing for the future energy landscape and changing attitudes to power
  • The promise of the hydro-train and the reality of this technology
 
 
Power
15:35

Developing sustainable, agile, multimodal public transport solutions with rapid charge stations for battery vehicles

  • Implementation case studies of rapid charge stations
  • Using common infrastructure for different forms of public transport to allow agility 
  • Where is there a business case for battery vehicles. 
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