Electricity, heat & mobility
Provide warmth, keep moving, plan for the future: BayWa Energy & BayWa r.e.
BayWa Energie is dedicated to two basic needs: it takes care of the heat in our homes and the mobility in our lives. With BayWa r.e., we are working on renewable energies and thus on solutions for the future.
Where drivers can fill up on windshield washing fluid – no disposable plastic, no spilling
Drivers will soon be able to fill up their windscreen washer tanks themselves at selected BayWa petrol stations and charging stations. BayWa is testing the first two windscreen cleaner dispensers in Friedberg near Augsburg, with more to follow soon in Mindelheim and Nördlingen.
Can you reduce CO2 emissions with waste oil?
Lubricants keep our machines running and ensure that the gearbox, engine and hydraulics do not come to a standstill. After a certain time, it is advisable to replace the lubricant in the machines. What remains is waste oil. But this can be turned back into a high-performance lubricant.
A roof for raspberries generates electricity for over 2,800 households
Martens van Hoof has 24,206 solar modules installed on his raspberry plantation. This would enable him to supply over 2,800 households with green electricity. What's behind Europe's largest fruit voltaic project and what's in it for the raspberries? You can read all about it here.
Hydrogen, eFuels or electricity: what will be the fuel of the future?
BayWa Mobility Solutions invited around 150 guests to the very first Charging Night – including experts from the industry – to explore precisely this question. It was an evening full of ideas, dialogue and inspiration. This exchange is valuable for thinking ahead about mobility and helping to shape the future. Find out what the experts came up with in this article.
Trucks run on chip fat and save 730 tonnes of CO2 in the process
HVO100, a fossil-free fuel, is produced from vegetable oils and old fats from food processing. In January 2022, BayWa subsidiary Cefetra B.V. switched to HVO100 together with its logistics service provider Zijderlaan. The result is impressive. Find out, how it works and why HVO100 could be a crucial bridging technology.
The three biggest obstacles to our climate targets
It's the decade that counts. Politicians, companies and the public are aware of the pressure to act on the climate crisis. So what is really standing in the way of the climate targets? And how are recent crises affecting these goals? This is exactly what the representative study by BayWa r.e. explores – and uncovers crucial discrepancies between politics and business.
Electricity above, potatoes below: how agrivoltaic systems work
Photovoltaic systems no longer just belong on roofs, they have long been seen on large fields. This is a good thing and a shame at the same time – after all, you could also grow something on the field, such as grain. However, this is no longer an either/or decision. Agri-PV systems have long been able to be installed above fields. This allows farmers to harvest electricity and fruit at the same time! Our expert explains how this works in an interview.
BayWa Power Liquids
BayWa Power Liquids is dedicated to the decarbonisation of heavy goods transport through the planning, construction and operation of LNG and Bio LNG filling stations.
BayWa Mobility Solutions
BayWa Mobility Solutions is planning charging stations for entire fleets. With a single fuel card, customers have access to 3,000 charging stations for their electric vehicles.
BayWa Haustechnik's range of services extends from pellet heating systems, heat pumps, solar systems and domestic ventilation through to complete sanitary technology.
Diermeier offers over 4,500 lubricant products for many customers: Whether lubricants for commercial vehicles or rolling bearing grease for the steel industry.
RWA Raiffeisenware Austria AG
RWA Raiffeisen Ware Austria AG (RWA) is the wholesale and service company of the warehouse co-operatives in Austria and, together with them, forms the leading force for the country.