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Socomec employees share the company's commitment to eco-responsibility
In addition to its global corporate commitments, such as its membership of the Global Compact since 2003 and the implementation of ISO14001 environmental certification at its production sites, Socomec is also taking concrete steps to foster employee commitment daily.
Socomec’s new UPS – MODULYS XL – recognised by Frost & Sullivan’s “New Product Innovation” award
With a track record in UPS innovation spanning 5 decades, Socomec’s latest release – a truly high power modular UPS, the MODULYS XL – has been recognised with Frost & Sullivan’s New Product Innovation award for 2020.
Socomec energy storage system installed at Klinkenberg S.A.
Socomec has installed its Sunsys storage system at its Belgian customer's premises as part of the NR-GRID pilot project. The objectives are to maximise the self-consumption of the building's solar power system and to increase its autonomy in the event of a power outage.
Socomec increases its commitment in Energy Storage associations
Socomec recently joined two new associations: CalSSA and SunSpec Alliance, to increase its expertise in energy storage.
Socomec sponsors the "Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence" chair at the University of Strasbourg
With sponsorship from Socomec and other Alsatian companies, the Télécom Physique Strasbourg school has recruited Thomas Lampert, an internationally-renowned researcher, for its new chair in "Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence".
Albioma: Production of renewable electricity in Non Interconnected Areas (NIA)
Socomec has been selected by Albioma, an electricity producer located in the French NIA (mainly overseas territories), to provide energy storage solutions to smooth injection into the electricity network and to offer flexibility services to the grid operator.
Socomec among top 1% of responsible companies based on EcoVadis ranking
Socomec is ranked among the 1% of 45,000 best rated companies in the world by the first collaborative platform for evaluating the sustainable development performance of companies.
Wattbooster vehicle charging stations opt for Socomec
Socomec's Sunsys PCS² bidirectional converter has been selected for the electric vehicle charging stations of three Wattbooster pilot projects in Slovakia and Poland.
All Socomec production sites in Alsace ISO 14001 certified
Since September, all Socomec production sites in Alsace have been ISO 14001 certified. An additional assurance of the Group's environmental commitment.
Socomec ranks among the top companies to be an intern
Socomec has once again been awarded the "Happy Trainees" label this year thanks to the positive evaluation given by its interns and trainees. The ranking, announced on Thursday October 10, promotes Socomec as the first in its category for companies in France with between 50 and 99 interns.
Socomec Mobile Energy Storage Solution at “500 nocturnes” race
Socomec will be present on the 21st and 22nd of September at the 5th edition of the endurance race, the “500 nocturnes”, on the Rhine Ring circuit, to present its project e'car, demonstrator of new mobile storage solutions Energy.
Socomec, partenaire principal du festival de street art Colors
Du 6 au 29 septembre, Strasbourg accueille son premier festival de street art : Colors powered by Socomec. Le groupe Socomec confirme ainsi son engagement pour le street art.
A new mobile energy storage solution by Socomec
Socomec will be present at the French stage of the Rallycross World Championship in Lohéac (35) to present its project e’car, demonstrator of new mobile energy storage solutions.
Socomec equipment powers Barracuda class submarines
Launched in July in Cherbourg, the Suffren nuclear attack submarine, the first of the Barracuda series, is equipped with on-board power converters manufactured by Socomec. Thus begins the plunge into a long series...
Socomec inaugurates its revamped headquarters
With just under 3 years to go before its centenary, the SME and family-owned Socomec Company has inaugurated the architectural transformation of its headquarters in Benfeld and announced the construction of a new centre that will bring together teams dedicated to innovation (300 people), an innovation that will be central to its differentiation.
Electrical Energy Storage trade fair Socomec in the vanguard of green energy storage
Socomec will be exhibiting at the Electrical Energy Storage trade fair in Munich to present its know-how and its stationary and mobile energy storage solutions. The company's recent technological and commercial successes testify to the importance of its offering.
French Navy's new frigate "Alsace" equipped with Socomec UPS
The French Navy has just launched a new military frigate. The vessel has been named ALSACE and is equipped with electrical safety equipment made by Socomec.
Socomec opens its FabLab
Socomec has launched its FabLab, a venue open equally to the company's innovation teams and employees as well as to external users (higher education institutions, students, start-ups, etc.). This new collaborative approach aims to promote experimentation and knowledge sharing, particularly in the fields of digital technology and robotics. This will be a new place to discover, learn and innovate.
Hybrid power plants: electrifying isolated villages
The electrification of African countries is becoming increasingly vital – not only to serve basic human needs but also to access commercial and developmental opportunities. As electricity demand is growing, the use of diesel generators – a previously popular but expensive solution - is proving insufficient to meet this underserved population’s evolving daily needs.
Successful preliminary trials for the installation of a resilient microgrid in the Lérins Islands
Socomec has successfully completed its preliminary tests for the installation of a microgrid on the Lérins Islands. Trials conducted on EDF's Concept Grid platform confirm the reliability of one of the key projects of the Nice Smart Valley consortium. It is another step towards an energy transition that supports the efficiency of the electricity grid at the local level.
Socomec obtains MASE certification
Socomec has obtained MASE certification (Manuel d'Amélioration Sécurité Santé Environnement des Entreprises*) for its customer service call-outs. The Group is thus committed to constantly improving its Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) performance.