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Milan Enlit Europe 2020

  • Italian multinational utility Enel has been selected by food group Cremonini to develop and provide customised energy services to help the firm achieve its energy sustainability goals.
  • 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.
  • One of the UK’s leading soft drink manufacturers has signed a deal with Swedish energy company Vattenfall to switch all of its electricity to renewables.
  • Smart energy technology company SolarEdge is to supply products and solutions to 1 GW of pan-European rooftop PV projects for the commercial and industrial sector.
  • Pete Davies of Uniper Technologies tells Kelvin Ross how digital solutions are impacting the conventional power sector.
  • 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.
  • For the first time, a long-term, 100% green power supply on an industrial scale has been made possible in Germany.
  • A $5.5bn electric vehicle battery manufacturing programme is to be launched in France with the aim of producing one million batteries a year – up to 15% of the European market.
  • Exploring the case for a nuclear power generator with regulated returns.
  • Simone Bruckner investigates how to improve energy efficiency in data centres.
  • A consortium comprising Nouryon, Gasunie, and four other partners will receive an €11m European grant towards their proposed green hydrogen project in Delfzijl, the Netherlands.
  • Rolls-Royce has launched a €5m microgrid validation centre in Germany for its MTU product and solution brand.

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