Enel Distribuzione S.p.A. is a Distribution System Operator (DSO) and a subsidiary of the ENEL Group, Italy’s largest power company and Europe’s second listed utility by installed capacity. Since 2001, Enel Distribuzione has provided relevant improvements bringing innovative technologies to the network. Enel Distribuzione equipped more than 32 Million customers with automatic meter management, upgrading the network control and automation, and improving the work force and the asset management.
Activities of the company with respect to “smart city” topics
Enel Distribuzione has been strongly committed to boost the development of Smart Grids technologies which are considered as the backbone of Smart Cities. In this regards the Smart cities include environmental protection, energy efficiency and economic sustainability in a new urban paradigm which aims to improve quality of life and create new services for the people. In our vision a Smart city is based on smart grid technology, which are the key enabling technologies for the achievement of energy efficiency and sustainable. Enel has contributed within the TRANSFORM Project by supporting the Municipality of Genoa to identify those Smart Grids measures to be included in the overall strategic planning for the Transformation toward a real Smart Cities; notably: Smart Grids – Customer Awareness-Electric Mobility-Public Lighting.
Smart Cities projects implementation
Smart City Specialist
Operational Excellence and Energy Efficiency