Electric vehicle charger
Enel installs 260 EV charging points across Italy and Austria

The chargers can fully charge an average EV in about 20 minutes

Siemens Gamesa secures 201MW turbine order

The wind infrastructure manufacturer will supply 57 of its turbines to Enel Russia

Thermal storage hots up with Enel and EnergyNest collaboration

The supplier and cleantech firm will work together to explore thermal energy storage opportunities

Italian firm’s EV charging plans revved up with €115m EU loan

Enel X Mobility aims to install 14,000 chargers by 2022

Battery facility charges up in Italy

Italian gas and power provider Enel has signed an agreement with a German wind energy company and a Swiss energy storage solutions firm to build and manage a 22MW battery storage plant. In collaboration with ENERTRAG AG and Leclanché SA, it will build the facility in the German state of Brandenburg at a cost of around […]

SmartestEnergy manages Enel’s 25MW battery project

SmartestEnergy is providing commercial services for a new 25MW battery storage project in Tynemouth. The independent supplier is providing the commercial services for Enel’s lithium-ion-based facility, which means it will supply energy to and manage the offtake from the battery units. The firm will also provide services to support an Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) contract […]

Enel charges up EV portfolio with new acquisition

Enel has bought an electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure developer. The Italian power and gas distributor has acquired California-based eMotorWerks, which owns a network of EV charging stations and operates an Internet of Things (IoT) platform for the smart management of charging, battery storage and grid balancing. Enel is planning to use the IoT platform’s functions […]

EU approves joint venture in Greek wind sector

The EU has approved the creation of a joint venture in the Greek wind power sector. The deal between US investment management firm Centerbridge Partners and Italian energy firm Enel has passed merger regulations. The joint venture plans to build and operate seven wind farms at Kafireas in Greece with a total installed capacity of […]

Enel buys energy management firm for $250m

European utility giant Enel Group has bought a US energy management company for $250 million (£192m). The firm, headquartered in Italy, said it has completed the acquisition of EnerNOC, securing 100% ownership of the company. EnerNOC is a US-based provider of demand response and energy services for utility, commercial, institutional and industrial customers. Enel will […]

Nissan installs vehicle-to-grid technology in UK

Nissan has installed vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology at its research and development facility in the UK. Nissan Technical Centre Europe (NTCE) is the first of the company’s European facilities to install the technology, which in addition to charging EVs, allows the cars to give stored energy from the vehicle’s battery back to the grid to help stabilise demand. Developed in […]