Enel is a multinational power company and a leading operator in the power and gas markets of Europe and Latin America, operating in 35 countries across 5 continents, generating energy with a managed capacity of more than 86 GW. The Company owns and operates hydroelectric, thermoelectric, nuclear, geothermal, wind and solar power plants, as well as other renewable energy assets.
Enel distributes electricity and gas to almost 71 million end users around the world owns and operates a network spanning approximately 2.2 million km.
In 2017, Enel’s revenue totalled 74.6 billion euros, and its EBITDA amounted to 15.7 billion euros. The Enel Group is made up of nearly 70,000 people from around the world.
In Russia, Enel owns 56.4% of PJSC Enel Russia (a power generating company), – and 49.5% in LLC Rusenergosbyt (an electricity sales company).
BUSINESS AND SHAREHOLDERS
Listed on the Milan stock exchange since 1999, Enel has the largest number of shareholders of any Italian company, with 1 million retail and institutional investors. The Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance, which holds 23.6% of the Company’s shares, is the Company’s largest shareholder. In addition to Enel itself, thirteen other Group companies are listed on the stock exchanges of Italy, Spain, Russia, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru. Enel’s commitment to values embodied in its Code of Ethics, its Sustainability Report and the Environmental Policy of the Company, as well as the adoption of international best practices promoting environmental protection, transparency and corporate governance, have attracted leading international investment funds, insurance companies, pension funds and social funds to its shareholder register.
We manage a wide range of hydro, thermal, nuclear, wind, solar power and other renewable sources. Over 47% of the power generated by Enel in 2014 was carbon-free, making the Company one of world’s major producers of clean energy.
Enel is deeply committed to the renewable energies sector and to researching and developing new environmentally friendly technologies. Enel Green Power (EGP) is a publicly traded company of Enel Group dedicated to the production of energy from renewable sources with almost 42 GW of managed capacity of installed capacity from hydro, wind, geothermal, solar, biomass and cogeneration plants in Europe, the Americas and Africa. Enel Green Power has the highest level of technological diversification among companies operating in the renewable energy sector.
Enel was the first utility in the world to replace conventional electromechanical meters with so-called ‘smart meters’. These smart meters enable us to measure consumption level in real time and manage contracts remotely. Today, around 32 million retail customers in Italy and other countries use smart meters developed and installed by Enel. This innovative tool is essential to the development of smart grids, smart cities and electric mobility.
NEW CORPORATE INDENTITY
Open Power means opening energy access to more people, as well as:
- Opening the world of energy to new technologies;
- Opening new ways for people to manage energy;
- Opening new uses of energy;
- Opening new partnerships.
The new look of Enel is a unique individuality of the Company: a modern, open and flexible company, ready to make an energy revolution. An attractive and colourful logo is inspired by the principles of Open Power and expresses the diversity of the energy spectrum, the multifaceted nature of the Group, present in 34 countries around the world, as well as a wider range of services offered by the Company.
The data for managed capacity, the number of countries, the number of staff and the number of final customers in the sale of electric energy was consolidated on 30.06.2018. All of the other data was consolidated on 31.12.2017.