Enel X Rus, Chelyabinsk region and Skolkovo foundation sign memorandum on E-mobility and advanced energy solutions

Published on Tuesday, 16 April 2019

“E-mobility and energy issues are very logically embedded among the issues of our region. We will look for areas of cooperation and application of high technologies in this area”

– Irina Akbasheva, Chelyabinsk region first acting Minister of Economic Development

“This agreement marks an important milestone for our company, as it allows for the exploration of the industrial potential of the Chelyabinsk region, by proposing our innovative energy solutions, such as infrastructure for electric vehicles, storage systems and efficient energy management systems”

– Sergey Kiselev, Head of Enel X Rus

“In Skolkovo, more than 70 companies are working on topics related to the development of modern transportation. Models of the mobility industry, in particular public electric transport, self-driving taxis, electric car sharing, which are already being developed and implemented in Skolkovo, can become good practices to be used in the Chelyabinsk region”

– Oleg Dubnov, Vice President, Executive Director of the energy efficiency technologies Cluster of the Skolkovo Foundation

Within the framework of the memorandum, the parties have agreed to share information, test possible pilot projects and focus on strategic areas of cooperation outlined in the agreement.

Enel X Rus is a member of the Skolkovo Foundation's energy-efficient technology cluster. The main task of the cluster is to create an environment to support innovative developments related to the introduction of breakthrough technological solutions in the field of production and efficient use of energy resources for development of new industry trends. The Skolkovo Foundation actively supports Enel X Rus.