SEMIKRON technology’s presence can be felt in nearly half the wind power installations operating worldwide today. According to a study conducted by BTM Consult ApS, 122 GW of wind power was installed around the world until 2009, 57 GW of which feature SEMIKRON components. Semikron is the market leader in the field of diodes, thyristors, semiconductor modules, enjoying a 30% share of the worldwide market. (Source: IMS Research, “The global power semiconductor market 2010”). Semikron is the leading innovator of power electronic systems, standard power semiconductors, and customized solutions and systems. Our production sites are located in Germany, Brazil, China, France, Italy, Korea, Slovakia, South Africa, and the USA.