Established in early 2012, with the key objective of supporting the development of studies and research mainly in the energy field, Enel Foundation is an Italian non-profit organization promoted and financed by Enel S.p.A.
Based in Rome, Enel Foundation endorses the promotion of multi flag capacity building programs, training, and dissemination initiatives regarding the power sector, socioeconomics, sustainable development, and innovation issues, at the crossroads of climate change and energy transition with a special focus on social sciences, policy & regulation, and technologies. An endeavour also committed to bridging the gap between the academic and the corporate world, bringing together universities, public and private research bodies, businesses, associations, et al.
Recognizing the most topical trends and challenges in the scientific and institutional fields is at the core of Enel Foundation's mission. The aim is to explore their implications, developing scenarios to provide an accurate and rigorous key to their interpretation and contribute to a thought-provoking debate on a global scale.
Focusing on energy issues, with particular regard to sustainability, homogeneity, and resilience, and fuelled by innovation and shared value, the objective is to inspire a long-term positive feedback loop between the communities and the involved companies.