Enel is a multinational energy company and one of the world’s leading integrated electricity and gas operators.
Enel works in over 30 countries across 5 continents, generating energy with a managed capacity of more than 86 GW, selling gas and distributing electricity across a network spanning approximately 2.2 million km.
With almost 71 million end users around the world, Enel has the biggest customer base among our European competitors, and is one of Europe’s leading energy companies by installed capacity and reported EBITDA.
The Enel Group is made up of nearly 70,000 people from around the world whose brilliant work is based on values of Responsibility, Innovation, Trust and Proactivity, in few words: Open Power, a concept which aims to overcome some of the greatest challenges facing the world. This has to be achieved through a new approach, which combines attention to sustainability with the best in innovation, called Innovability.
In this vision, innovation and sustainability melt in one single word highlight that we cannot have sustainability without innovation, and innovation should be geared towards sustainability. Innovation must be cultural, rather than mere technological. That means to be open to ideas that come from both inside and outside the company and that goes far beyond improving efficiency. It is a process of co-creation, which unlocks new long-term sustainable value for the company and the stakeholders.
Enel committed itself to provide a tangible contribution to the achievement of the 17 UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with a specific targets on 4 SDGs:
- Support for quality education – SDG 4
- Access to affordable and clean energy – SDG 7
- Contributing to socio-economic development in the communities in which Enel operates – SDG 8
- The fight against climate change – SDG 13
Sustainability is therefore the locomotive of innovation and an integral part of the Enel business in contributing to improving the world.
Enel is looking forward to solve challenges at different levels of its value chain.
Meet Enel’s challenges on innocentive.com and on openinnovability.com.