ABB is presenting Sustainable Mobility solutions at Hannover Messe

Hannover, April 24, 2017 - ABB is committed to shaping and accelerating the transformation of mobility with sustainable solutions for road, rail and water.
The energy transformation requires a gradual transition towards renewable energy and sustainable transport solutions. Especially cities need to meet the challenges of increasing urbanization, growth of traffic and high CO2 emissions. Therefore ABB is committed to shaping and accelerating the transformation of mobility and offers quickly applicable and flexible systems for higher reliability, energy efficiency and less emissions.

At Hannover Messe, ABB is showing a comprehensive portfolio for private cars, public busses, trams and trains as well as ships and ferries. With expertise in power generation, transmission and distribution, ABB is capable of integrating the charging infrastructure of electric vehicles into a stronger, smarter and greener grid.

The offering for fast and high power charging allows to recharge electric cars 3x faster than today’s standard – it only takes 10 to 12 minutes for a driving range of more than 300 kilometers. With over 5,000 fast chargers deployed in more than 50 countries, ABB leads the global charging infrastructure and supports all relevant global charging standards. ABB also offers different charging solutions, for electric busses, including Flash Charging, allowing to recharge busses in 15 seconds.

Through the digital offering ABB Ability, ABB is further driving the electrification of road, rail and water transport. Thanks to its current portfolio, ABB is optimally positioned for the digital era. Providing Connected Services such as 24/7 monitoring, remote control, predictive maintenance as well as a global service team, ABB is ensuring a 99.5% charger availability as well as reliable fleet management for marine vessels.

About ABB
In 2016, ABB Germany generated sales of EUR 3.28 billion with 10,540 employees. ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 132,000 employees.



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