Eni is an integrated company that operates across the entire energy chain, employing some 31,000 people in 67 countries around the world. Scientific research and technological innovation are at the heart of its strategies for sustainable development.

Eni started a new course in the strategy of technological innovation and in R&D management, making it a pillar of the broader strategy of Eni‘s sustainable development, with the ultimate goal to make the company a leader of technological innovation in oil & gas, environment and the most advanced frontiers of renewables. Eni’s R&D program on renewables is focused on the production of biofuels and the conversion of solar energy.

The activities involved in the project will be conducted in the The Renewable Energies and Environment Laboratory of Novara.