IWB is taking TS-Energy, an energy optimization platform provided by PSI Time-steps, operational

Zurich, 17th May 2017 - The Basler energy supply company IWB is aiming for full supply from renewable sources in the long term. With intelligent products and services, IWB harmonizes production and consumption. For this purpose, the company is relying the energy optimization platform TS-Energy, which IWB is now putting into operation.

In the autumn of 2016, IWB has decided in favor of Time-steps in a corresponding invitation to tender. In addition to supplying the optimization platform TS-Energy, the contract also includes services for the commissioning of the entire system as well as a modeling of the power plant and gas procurement portfolio. Currently the system is in the productive testing phase.

With the use of TS-Energy, IWB is using a well-established system to ensure the operational management of hydroelectric power plants, the management of gas procurement contracts and the optimization of the entire energy procurement portfolio in the long term.

Time-steps at the Olympic Games in Rio

Rio de Janeiro, 8th August 2016 - Time‑steps was invited to the House of Switzerland during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. CEO Eduard Zuur gave a talk in occasion of the official visit of the President of the Confederation Johann Schneider‑Ammann as part of the roundtable discussion "Optimization specialists from Switzerland and Brazil". During the "Energy Day", the Time‑steps optimization platform TS‑Energy was presented to invited guests of the Brazilian energy industry as part of the workshop on "Integrating renewable energy sources into existing grids".

Energy Day @ House of Switzerland Brazil 2016

President of the Confederation Schneider-Ammann at the House of Switzerland. © House of Switzerland

Time-steps CEO Eduard Zuur at the House of Switzerland. © House of Switzerland

President of the Confederation Schneider-Ammann with Time-steps CEO Eduard Zuur. © House of Switzerland