“Energiepark Mainz” will be built by four strong partners,
each with specific tasks in its own field of expertise:
The RheinMain University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest and one of the leading institutions of its kind. It is recognized for its modern teaching program and its application-oriented research. With 3,000 students, the Rüsselsheim-based Faculty of Engineering is the university's largest faculty. It has successfully conducted research on hydrogen and fuel cell technology for a number of years now and is involved in numerous related projects and networks of excellence.
Siemens AG is a global powerhouse in electrical engineering and electronics, operating in the fields of industry, energy and healthcare as well as providing infrastructure solutions, primarily for cities and metropolitan areas. For over 165 years, Siemens has stood for technological excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality. The company is the world's largest provider of environmental technologies. Around 40 per cent of its total revenue stems from green products and solutions. In its Drive Technologies Division, Siemens is developing a hydrogen electrolysis system based on PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane) technology.
The Linde Group is a world-leading gases and engineering company with around 63,500 employees in more than 100 countries. Under the "Clean Technology by Linde" label, the company offers a wide range of products and technologies that help to render renewable energy sources financially viable, and significantly slow down the depletion of fossil resources or reduce the level of CO2 emitted. This ranges from specialty gases for solar cell production, industrial-scale CO2 separation and application technologies to alternative fuels and energy carriers such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) and hydrogen.
Mainzer Stadtwerke AG is one of the leading municipal utilities on the German market. Its sole shareholder is the city of Mainz. The MSW corporate group ensures reliability in the supply of energy (electricity, gas, heat), drinking water and mobility to the city of Mainz and the surrounding region. The company has been successfully pursing a sustainable change in energy policy for a number of years now.