Industry News

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Milan Enlit Europe 2020

  • GE has secured an order from RWE Generation for 11 units of its LM2500XPRESS power plant technology.
  • The UK government has released its long-awaited Energy White Paper that sets out specific steps to cut emissions and create jobs in a ‘green industrial revolution’.
  • Aurora Energy Research announces a donation to the University of Oxford’s Smith School for scholarships on the new Master’s degree in Sustainability, Enterprise and the Environment.
  • ABB has unveiled its new research and development innovation center in the Netherlands.
  • The Green Hydrogen Catapult has been formed by major producers to accelerate production and use in the most carbon intensive industries.
  • A new research study released by Wood Mackenzie states Vestas, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and GE will account for a 60% share of the global wind turbine market.
  • Siemens Gamesa has secured €300 millionin funding from the European Investment Bank to implement its research, development and innovation plan during 2020-2023.
  • Energy storage batteries, electric vehicles, smart chargers and smart meters are being made available to residents and businesses on the Scottish island of Orkney as part of a new low carbon project.
  • The recent initiation of field testing on the converted combined heat and power plant in Germany marks a step forward in a joint flagship project by INNIO Jenbacher and HanseWerk Natur.
  • Frauke Thies, Director General of SmartEn, talks about the new Map Consumers 2020 of the association, demand-side flexibility and the role of the consumers.
  • Thorsten Heller, CEO of Greenbird Integration Technology, discusses how to accelerate the energy revolution, as well as the essence of the cognitive utility.
  • Hear from Michael von Roeder, CDO of Elia Group, about the digital transformation programme of the TSO, as well as the focus of Elia on becoming a truly customer centric utility.

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