RailTech Europe 2017 Conference

Jaarbeurs Utrecht


Harald Jony
Director of Energy Management & Sales at ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG

Presentation title:
The significance of cross-border energy management for sustainable railway systems in Europe


Digitalisation of the railway energy market from the Austrian perspective The purpose of this presentation is to show the effects of an energy conscious railway management through innovative solutions. The Austrian Railway Federation has been working on the topic of digitalisation in railway energy for the past 8 years. Due to the third generation of the railpower box, it became possible to lay down the basics of an online supported driver advisory system. This presentation describes this initiative from the energy measuring through data processing to the usage of measured data in optimizing energy consumption in railway sector.

The RailTech Europe 2017 Conference will explore the following three themes: