Bizerba Taps Into The Sun

Technology manufacturer from Balingen installed solar power systems in Balingen, to reduce CO2 emissions on July 28, 2010, has expanded its solar power plants on the roofs of the company’s technology producer Bizerba from Balingen in last month. The photovoltaic to produce around 220,000 kilowatt hours per year, which matches in some need of 49 single-family homes, and thus secure the base-load of electricity consumption for air conditioning systems, lighting and refrigeration systems. The Sun is an inexhaustible human energy source. With the help of the so-called photovoltaic electricity we now clean and contribute an important part to the reduction of CO2 emissions”, explains Andreas herb, Managing Director at Bizerba. Photovoltaic modules on the Bizerba company roof generate clean electricity because the solar cells produce direct current, a so-called inverter converts it to AC.

Even on cloudy days, light can be continuously transformed into electricity. We use this power to 100 percent and can thus also the rising Compensate for energy prices. In addition, PV systems are largely maintenance-free, and on the solar modules, usually a warranty is given by up to 25 years”, so herbal next. Bizerba Bizerba is a worldwide, leading in many areas of technology companies for professional system solutions of weighing, labelling, information and food service technology in the segments retail, food industry, manufacturing and logistics. Industry-specific hard – and software, powerful network-compatible management systems, as well as a wide range of labels, consumables and business services ensure the transparent control of integrated business processes and the high availability of Bizerba-specific performance features. Worldwide, Bizerba is present with 41 shareholdings in 23 countries and 54 country offices in over 120 countries. Group revenues fell in 2009 compared to around 9%. Headquarters of the company, which employs about 3,000 people, is Balingen; more manufacturing facilities are located in Messkirch, Bochum, Vienna (Austria), Pfaffikon (Switzerland), Milan (Italy), Shanghai (China), Forest Hill (United States) and San Luis Potosi (Mexico). Contact: Bizerba GmbH & co. KG Claudia Gross Director global marketing & communication Wilhelm-herbal-Strasse 65 D-72336 Balingen phone + 49 7433 12-33 00 fax + 49 7433 12-5 33 00 E-Mail: nic.pr network integrated communication Patrick Schroeder Coburg road 3 53113 Bonn phone + 49 228 620 43 84 fax + 49 228 620 44 75 E-Mail: