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Milan Enlit Europe 2020

  • German engineering firm Bilfinger has won a €68m ($73m) contract from EDF for work on Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant which is being built in the UK.
  • The UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has awarded £13m to fund two world-first hydrogen projects led by the HyNet consortium in the northwest of England.
  • The next phase of the renewable hydrogen project Gigastack has been awarded £7.5m in funding, as part of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Hydrogen Supply Competition.
  • State-run energy provider in Belarus, RUE Minskenergo, has placed another order with Siemens to supply equipment for a peak load power plant.
  • The International Energy Agency has released its latest in-depth review of German energy policies, welcoming the country’s bold approach to its clean energy transition.
  • Read the interview with Jason Simpson, Liberty Global, member of the Enlit Impact Circle.
  • Read the interview with Nicolas Piau, from Paris-based asset management company Tilt Capital Partners.
  • Pete Davies of Uniper Technologies tells Kelvin Ross how digital solutions are impacting the conventional power sector.
  • Exploring the case for a nuclear power generator with regulated returns.
  • innogy has announced its final investment decision for a large-scale, 60 MW battery storage facility in Ireland, marking the company’s first utility-scale battery storage investment globally.
  • The European Commission has partnered with The European Investment Fund to finance early-stage businesses, SMEs and scale-ups that are developing technologies to help tackle climate emergency.
  • The funds will be granted to projects that improve clean energy, sustainable transport, high-speed communications and social housing, as well as health and education infrastructure.

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
  • 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