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Milan Enlit Europe 2020

  • Global energy company Total has expanded its presence in the Spanish solar energy market by signing a new deal with renewable energy developer Ignitis.
  • Siemens is to build one of the largest hydrogen production plants in Germany.
  • New report highlights how the urban landscapes of tomorrow can achieve environmental sustainability, social inclusion and economic competitiveness.
  • The City of Arnhem has selected OpenRemote’s open-source IoT solution to develop an intelligent energy management system using advanced IoT technology.
  • Belgium transmission operator Elia Group and blockchain non-profit Energy Web are partnering to test the promise of blockchain in its operations.
  • GE has completed a technology upgrade on a 9E gas turbine at a combined heat and power plant in Milazzo, Italy.
  • The Global Smart Grid Innovation Hub in Bilbao, Spain will focus on R&D on the new challenges facing electricity distribution networks.
  • A new study by respected energy academic Catherine Banet for the think tank CERRE (Centre on Regulation in Europe) has found that Europe’s energy state aid guidelines no longer reflect market reality.
  • One of China’s largest offshore 8MW wind turbines has been connected to an eco-friendly power transmission system.
  • Energy Systems Catapult and five local authorities in Greater Manchester in the UK have won funding for a pioneering clean energy project.
  • Iberdrola, through its subsidiary Neoenergia, has signed an agreement with PEC Energia to acquire a portfolio of wind energy development projects totalling approximately 400MW of capacity.
  • Nigel Blackaby interviewed Roberto Zangrandi, Secretary-General, EDSO, about arguably the most critical asset for companies operating within the energy sector, their people and their workforce.

Diamond Partner

  • Siemens


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