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Milan Enlit Europe 2020

  • French multinational energy company Total has partnered with Spanish utility Iberdrola to develop plans for an offshore wind farm in Denmark.
  • It’s clear that the drive for more renewable energy sources to power our everyday lives has never been stronger. However, powering a capital, such as London, is easier said than done.
  • EDP Renováveis has secured €112 million ($136.6 million) in funding to construct and operate two new wind farms in Portugal.
  • Energy companies Total and ENGIE have partnered to design, build and operate the largest green hydrogen production facility in France.
  • Greece’s Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) has announced that the country will conduct its third joint auction for wind and solar photovoltaics projects in May.
  • Siemens Gamesa and Siemens Energy have today announced plans to invest €120m in a five-year strategy to unlock the potential of harvesting green hydrogen from offshore windpower.
  • The International Energy Agency is to produce what it calls “the world’s first comprehensive roadmap for the energy sector to reach net-zero emissions by 2050”.
  • Research firm Wood Mackenzie presents the five key trends to shape the European power sector in 2021.
  • A week of tight margins and system warnings resulted in record extreme power prices in the UK and some parts of Europe in the first week of 2021.
  • Scottish industrial decarbonisation group NECCUS has had a £1.23 million programme approved by the UK government for plans to decarbonise large sections of Scotland’s industry.
  • The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking awarded the consortium behind OYSTER project €5 million funding to investigate feasibility of combining offshore wind turbine with an electrolyser.
  • UK-based multinational energy company Centrica Business Solutions has partnered with Belgian company EStor-Lux to build the country’s largest battery energy storage plant.

Diamond Partner

  • Siemens


Sustainable Power Partner

  • Enel


Gold Partner

  • Italgas


Silver Partners

  • LoRa Alliance
  • Meters & More
  • Nodes
  • Prime Alliance
  • Solar turbines


Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation



  • Bureau Veritas
  • Critical Software
  • Inea
  • Minsait, an Indra Company
  • N-Side
  • NXP
  • Pietro Fiorentini
  • Schneider Electric
  • Sféra
  • Sumitomo
  • Uniper
  • Valmet Technologies


Utility Partners

  • GRDF
  • RTE


Initiate Sponsors

  • EIT InnoEnergy
  • Enel Innovation Hubs
  • McKinsey Energy Insights
  • Smart Innovation Norway
  • The GC Index
  • TU Berlin