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  • GE has completed a technology upgrade on a 9E gas turbine at a combined heat and power plant in Milazzo, Italy.
  • EDF Renewables has secured a 29% stake with a capital investment in the French remote microgrid developer Ecosun Innovations.
  • 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.
  • Global energy company Total has expanded its presence in the Spanish solar energy market by signing a new deal with renewable energy developer Ignitis.
  • As part of its net zero strategy, global energy company Total will invest €500 million into converting its Grandpuits refinery in Seine-et-Marne, France, into a zero-crude platform.
  • 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.
  • The German Aerospace Center has commissioned MAN Energy Solutions to build a molten-salt circuit for its solar-research facility.
  • 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.
  • Siemens is to build one of the largest hydrogen production plants in Germany.
  • 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.

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