0
General

Enel creates first smart city for 100k people at Milan Expo

Monday 4 May 2015 | 11:15 CET | News
Interactive webinar: Vodafone Ziggo deep dive. What is the strategy for the coming years? Where does it stand in relation to its competitors? Join us on January 21st 14:00 CET for a professional profile of VodafoneZiggo in 45 minutes. Register here ...
Italian utility giant Enel has announced the creation of what it describes as the world's first completely electric smart city capable of satisfying the energy needs of 100,000 people. The smart city has been installed at the Milan Expo 2015 world fair, which opened on 01 May and runs until 15 October, and features the latest network management and control systems, including smart grids, electricity storage plants, electric vehicle charging infrastructure and smart street lighting. The Expo Smart City has 75 MW of installed capacity, an estimated daily consumption of 1,000,000 kWh as well as

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Countries: Italy
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Milan launches EUR 2 bln Expo conversion tender

Published 09 Jan 2017 10:07 CET | Italy
The city of Milan has launched an international tender to convert the Expo 2015 site into a global tech hub and tax-free zone. ...

Milan again voted top Italian smart city

Published 21 Oct 2016 10:42 CET | Italy
Milan has retained its crown as the leading Italian smart city for the third year running according to the ICity Rate 2016 survey ...

Italy to convert Expo site into big data research hub

Published 23 Nov 2015 15:13 CET | Italy
Italy's government is set to invest EUR 150 million a year over the next decade to develop a scientific and big data research ...

Telecom Italia confirms Enel broadband talks

Published 29 May 2015 09:55 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia's chairman has confirmed that the company has begun preliminary discussions with Italian utility giant Enel over ...

Enel involvement in broadband 'excellent news' – Patuano

Published 25 May 2015 09:28 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia's CEO has welcomed the possibility of using the infrastructure of Italian utility giant Enel to expand the ...

Italian utility fibre rollout plan to cost EUR 3 bln - CEO

Published 22 May 2015 11:53 CET | Italy
Employing the infrastructure of utility company Enel to install fibre-optic cables in millions of Italian households would cost a ...

Telecom Italia open to utilities' involvement in broadband

Published 19 May 2015 10:50 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia welcomes the increased competition in the broadband sector that could result from the proposed involvement of ...

Power group Terna may help Italian fibre rollout - report

Published 15 May 2015 14:59 CET | Italy
Italian power grid operator Terna may join utility giant Enel in helping to roll out a national fibre-optic broadband network, ...

Italian railways offer network for fibre-optic expansion

Published 13 May 2015 10:24 CET | Italy
The head of Italy's state railway company has joined utility giant Enel in offering its facilities to help roll out a national ...

Enel offers to help roll out Italian fibre network - report

Published 12 May 2015 08:39 CET | Italy
Italian utility giant Enel has written to the country's communications regulator AgCom with an offer to help roll out a national ...

Vodafone Italia unveils ExpoinCitta app

Published 04 May 2015 14:08 CET | Italy
Vodafone Italia has joined forces with Milan's city council and chamber of commerce to create an app, dubbed ExpoinCitta, with ...

Italy looking to involve utilities in broadband plans-report

Published 13 Apr 2015 10:21 CET | Italy
Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi is considering the possibility of involving other players, including utility giant Enel, in ...

3 Italia, Athonet Smartgrid install 4G network at Enel plant

Published 26 Feb 2015 13:48 CET | Italy
Italian operator 3 Italia has joined forces with startup Athonet Smartgrid to install a dedicated 4G-LTE network at the Brindisi ...

Sirti secures Enel network, call centre contract - report

Published 19 Jan 2015 09:28 CET | Italy
Italian civil and network engineering company Sirti has been awarded a EUR 50 million contract for the management and maintenance ...

RCS&RDS examines entry into energy supply market

Published 10 Dec 2014 10:43 CET | World
Romanian operator RCS&RDS is examining a possible entry into the energy supply market and is studying several business models, ...

ZTE, Enel join forces on environmental sustainability

Published 28 Nov 2014 08:49 CET | Italy
ZTE has signed an agreement with Italian power utility Enel for the development and deployment of innovative power generation ...

Bologna consolidates position as top Italian smart city

Published 27 May 2014 09:37 CET | Italy
Bologna has again emerged as the leading Italian smart city, followed by Turin, Milan, Rome, Trento and Florence, according to ...

Telecom Italia, Enel partner to develop fibre optic network

Published 24 Feb 2014 12:49 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia has signed an agreement with power utility Enel to identify possible synergies in their respective networks, with ...

Enel selects Italtel as technology provider, integrator

Published 09 Sep 2013 13:46 CET | Italy
Italian electricity company Enel has chosen Italtel as technology provider and systems integrator for the different levels of ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Jan Netflix Q4 2020
19 Jan Telefonica Germany Strategy Update
21 Jan Intel Q4 2020
21 Jan Modern Times Group EGM
25 Jan Edgeware EGM
25 Jan The Things Conference 2021
26 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
26 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
26 Jan Verizon Communications Q4 2020
26 Jan Meetup MENA
::: More Calendar Items