Voith Hydro are one of the world’s leading suppliers of hydroelectric equipment and are helping to turn climate ambition into action by supporting the 2023 World Hydropower Congress as a supporting partner. Founded in 1867, the company has more than 19,000 employees, sales of €4.2 billion, locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is therefore one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe.
Voith Hydro have over 150 years of experience in the sector working across the planet to provide products and services for the entire life cycle of hydropower plants, having produced the first turbine in 1870. Voith Hydro offer all major components for all sizes of hydropower projects, including generators, turbines, pumps and automation systems as well as spare parts, maintenance, training services and digital solutions for intelligent hydropower.
“This congress is a great occasion to meet decision makers, innovators and experts from industry, governments, finance, civil society and academia. It is a unique platform to turn climate ambition into action – together. The event will underline that hydropower is the backbone of renewable energy” says Voith Hydro CEO, Dr. Tobias Keitel.
As long-standing members of the secretariat of the Congress, International Hydropower Association (IHA), Voith Hydro have been a key voice working to advance sustainable hydropower.
With a long history of providing hydropower services, Voith today is a global technology group. Using its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive.