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Airbus, Siemens to Collaborate on Aircraft Hybrid Propulsion System Dev’t; Tom Enders, Joe Kaeser Comment

Airbus Group and Siemens have forged an alliance to further develop hybrid electric propulsion systems in an effort to reduce passenger aircraft’s noise and fuel consumption. The companies have established a team of approximately 200 employees to develop hybrid propulsion platforms and conduct technical demonstrations of such systems by 2020, …

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Siemens, Chinese Firms Sign Clean Energy Development Pact; Joe Kaeser Comments

Siemens and Shanghai Electric Group have signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese utility company Huaneng Power International to further develop gas turbine, steam turbine and wind power technology. Huaneng intends to bolster its power generation efficiency and sustainability work in the area of clean energy development, Siemens said Friday “We can look back on …

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Andreas Christian Hoffman Appointed Siemens General Counsel

Andreas Christian Hoffman has been appointed to succeed Peter Solmssen as general counsel and head of the legal and compliance department at Siemens AG, effective Jan. 1, 2014. Solmssen has served on both of those roles since October 2007, the company announced Wednesday. Joe Kaeser, Siemens president and chief executive officer, said …

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Nokia to Buy Out Siemens’ Share in JV

Nokia will purchase half of Siemens AG’s shares in the companies’ joint venture under a definitive contract expected to be finalized by the third quarter of this year. Nokia will take full ownership of Finland-based Nokia Siemens Networks and intends establish an independent unit with a new trademark to be …

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