Siemens to supply mobile reactive power compensation systems

Electric trains in Switzerland (Photo: SBB)

SWITZERLAND: In what Siemens says is a world first, Swiss Federal Railways has awarded Siemens’ Smart Grid Division a SFr9·3m contract to design and supply mobile 15 MVAr reactive power compensation systems which can be deployed by rail.

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