The Partnership Agreement has been signed by Alexander Povalko, General Director of RVC, and Carlo Palasciano Villamagna, General Director of Enel Russia, within the XXIII St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
The selection will be opened for the teams, which have prepared at least a «prototype» of their projects or an elaborated model in the fields of robotic solutions for hydro power, artificial intellect for power storage systems, wind and solar power, solutions for waste treatment and recycling, water treatment, VR-technologies for assistance during equipment operation and maintenance etc. Total number of the fields is 14.
Experts from Enel and GenerationS will evaluate together all requests selecting about 30 promising teams, which will be candidate for a paid implementation of the projects involving capacity of the partner. Results of the projects selected for a long-term collaboration will be announced in September 2019.
GenerationS is a federal platform for development of corporate acceleration instruments. RVC has been established in 2013. Currently the Accelerator’s infrastructure includes over 15 thnd start-ups coming from 30 countries, 400 corporate and ecosystem partners. In 2018, GenerationS became the first Russian accelerator, which obtained the approval of Global Accelerator Network (GAN).
Enel is a multinational power company and a leading integrated player in theglobal, power, gas and renewables markets, with a presence in more than 30 countries across five continents. In Russia, Enel owns 56.4% of PJSC Enel Russia, a generation company, and 49.5% of LLC Rusenergosbyt, an energy supply company. PJSC Enel Russia operates the following power plants: Konakovskaya GRES, Nevinnomysskaya GRES, Sredneuralskaya GRES and Reftinskaya GRES as well as two wind projects currently under execution.