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Electricity will be the backbone of the entire energy system

Moving towards a carbon-neutral energy future

Our world is changing. It is becoming more connected, more electrified, more sustainable. As we transition to a new era, we look to new technologies with the promise of new capabilities, to lead the way. Hitachi Energy is at the forefront of sustainable energy innovation, helping to drive progress towards a carbon-neutral energy future.

Gerhard Salge, Chief Technology Officer, gives us an overview on how we are pioneering future power systems that are increasing access to reliable, flexible, sustainable and affordable electricity.

The future of carbon-neutral is electric

In this Perspective, Gerhard Salge, Chief Technology Officer at Hitachi Energy, explains why he believes that electricity will be the crux of a carbon-neutral energy system. He argues that electrifying the globe can only work with a much more flexible and interconnected power system, enabled by the right conditions. 

Fast facts

Electricity demand​ will more than double by 2050

Electrification improves energy efficiency

All market sectors are converting towards electrification

Energy sector- coupling beneficial

Our carbon-neutral future is electric

Three global trends shaping the future of electricity generation and consumption. 

Power sector conversion to bulk and distributed renewable generation

More grid-connected electrification of transportation, industry and buildings

Complementary, indirect electrification of transportation, industry and buildings

Perspectives

Big thinkers share their points of view on how to move toward carbon neutrality.

Our vision for a carbon-neutral future

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Customer stories

Read some of our Customers’ Success Stories and learn how Hitachi Energy’s solutions are enabling customers to increase resilience and efficiency, and unlock new business models for a sustainable energy future. 

Enabling LKAB to realize carbon-neutral mining vision

Enabling Ørsted to integrate wind energy into the UK’s grid

Enabling MHI Vestas to deliver clean power to millions

 

Improving access to reliable and clean energy with Sun Africa

My Hitachi Energy Stories

Read stories of some of our experts and learn how they help enable our customers in accelerating towards a carbon-neutral energy future through the work they do at Hitachi Energy.

I love solving complex problems. The harder the challenge, the more excited and motivated I am to solve it.

As a 14-year-old girl, I was afraid that there would not be enough energy for everyone around the world in the future. Working at Hitachi Energy allowed me to contribute towards a carbon-neutral future.

See how your industry is changing the future

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