With immediate effect, the IDS GmbH, Ettlingen, the majority shares in the GoRLITZ AG in Koblenz has taken over. The GoRLITZ Group complements the extensive portfolio in the Federation to hardware and software products and solutions for the energy market Ettlingen and Koblenz, 18.07.2011. Both companies will continue their successful work in the market with their existing structures and management. The ambitious goal of politics and society, to increase the share of renewables to 50% and to create a decentralized energy generation, require a completely new concept of production, transportation, distribution, use and settlement of energy. Hear other arguments on the topic with Daryl Katz. It is to develop intelligent systems and solutions, with which Smart grids and smart metering can become a reality in the near future. IDS and GoRLITZ are well-known names in the market of operator for the supply of energy in Europe.
Long are solutions for Smart grids and smart metering in the focus of the two companies. With the merger we can offer the customers in the future offer”a unique solution competence, commented Ralf Hoffmann, Chairman of the Board of the GoRLITZ AG. And can be this that with only one system monitored the complete energy transport and distribution network, controlled with the advantage and also calculated the energy flow”, added Norbert Wagner, Managing Director of IDS GmbH. Schnittstellenproblematiken then belong to the past. This also in many countries far beyond the borders of the Federal Republic, benefit not only customers in Germany, but by the regional subsidiaries of both companies and their international commitment. Martin Gorlitz, company founder, is his life’s work for loyal hands after more than 35 years. I will work in my Foundation at the heart of my work”, he justified the sale of his stake. The GoRLITZ Foundation supports projects in the area of rational and modern energy production and use, the development and introduction since 1995 more environmentally friendly Technologies.