Research, along with Institutional Capacity Building, is the core activity of Enel Foundation.
In order to explore the new developments of knowledge on energy and related issues, Enel Foundation focuses on:
- Research on Socio-Economics, focused on policies and energy industry regulation, the geographic distribution of economic activities and their value added, finance and energy markets, long-term socio-economic and geopolitical scenarios, energy security and development economics.
- Research on Sustainable Development and Innovation, examining in depth topics such as sustainable urban development, technologies in energy sector, including those concerning universal access to energy, CSR and innovation in corporate organization.
Enel Foundation explores these energy issues, cooperating with an international network of scientific centers, universities and research institutes.