As a global specialist in energy management and automation, with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructure, Industries & Machines Manufacturers, Non-residential Building, and Data Centers & Networks and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group's 170,000 plus employees achieved sales of 27 billion euros in 2015, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy. Schneider Electric devoted 4 to 5% of his sales to R&D.
R&D Sevilla team designs and develops control devices, such as Remote Terminal Units (RTU) that have been installed by many utilities worldwide to manage critical infrastructures.
These RTU equipment entail the primary source of real-time data in Smart Grids. As Smart Grid technology advances, utilities need more powerful RTU devices to harness the real-time information for both transmission and distribution.
(Submitted and approved by Blanca de Cabo Maza on 2017-02-07)