Trina Solar Joins Siemens in Global Partnership to Develop Energy Iot
On January 29, 2018, Trina Solar and Siemens AG signed a memorandum of strategic cooperation at the Siemens Group headquarters in Ireland, Germany. Jifan Gao, Chairman of Trina Solar, and Bart Korink, CEO of Siemens Power Generation and Gas Solutions, signed a memorandum of understanding on global strategic cooperation.Zimmermann, President of Smart Energy of Siemens Energy Management Group, Yin Rongfang, Vice President of Trina Solar and relevant personnel of Trina Solar Energy iot Platform attended the signing ceremony.
On January 23, Gao Jifan had an in-depth exchange with Neike, a member of the board of directors of Siemens AG, at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Gao Jifan said that Trina Solar has gone through the 1.0 era of photovoltaic power generation equipment manufacturing and the 2.0 era of becoming the world's leading photovoltaic module supplier and solar energy total solution provider.On the occasion of the company's 20th anniversary in 2017, Trina Solar has opened a new era of 3.0 and is committed to becoming a global leader in the Internet of Energy Things. Trina Solar will expand from photovoltaic products and photovoltaic power stations to smart energy solutions through six strategies of innovation, brand, globalization, platform, intelligence and industry-finance synergy, and open a new chapter of development.
Bart Korink, CEO of Siemens power generation and natural gas solutions, and Zimmermann, president of Smart Energy, both said that Trina Solar's six strategies are very much in line with Siemens' 3D vision of "decentralization, digitalization, and low-carbon", and the two sides are in the same direction in the field of energy Internet of Things and smart energy. He also hopes to join hands with Trina Solar to explore integrated energy services in the field of energy Internet of Things and smart microgrid at this time of energy revolution.
The collaboration between Siemens and Trina Solar represents a strong alliance between two leading companies in the energy industry. The cooperation between the two parties will further deepen on the basis of the cooperation agreement signed in November 2017, give play to the respective resources and technological advantages of the two sides, and explore cooperation in the development of energy Internet of things, intelligent micro-grid and distributed energy projects and related software and hardware products in the global scope, especially in the countries and regions along the "Belt and Road".