Director of Energy Management & Sales at ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG
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:
- Day 1 – 28 March 2017: European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS)
- Day 2 – 29 March 2017: Digitalisation in Railways
- Day 3 – 30 March 2017: Maintenance of Rail Infrastructure