The technological core of energy transition

Ideas, investments, applications: technological innovation is changing both the world and the energy that keeps it turning.

Synergies between companies, universities and research centres are creating new solutions for decarbonization.


The Briefing: magnetic confinement fusion

Let's talk about magnetic confinement fusion and the project that ENEA is carrying out in collaboration with Eni and other scientific research entities.

02 April 2021
min read
Le batterie

Batteries, a continuous research

Solutions and future projects of a device, essential for the growth and spread of renewable energy.

by Luca Longo
07 June 2021
6 min read
Viso di un uomo illuminato dalla luce del display

SUPERFAST#3 - Goal: clean energy

HPC5: powerful research accelerator for zero-carbon energy.

16 March 2020
min read
L'inesauribile dono del sole

Sunlight, an inexhaustible gift

The three technological innovations developed by Eni to use the energy released by the main sequence star.

by Eni Staff
01 February 2021
6 min read
Fusione di nuclei di idrogeno

Magnetic confinement fusion: energy that imitates the stars

A safe, sustainable and inexhaustible source of energy, marking a turning point in the decarbonization process we are supporting.

Speaker giving a talk on corporate Business Conference. Audience at the conference hall. Business and Entrepreneurship event.

Eni's main collaborations with universities and research centres

Alliances for the future of energy and the planet under the banner of innovation and the energy transition.

02 August 2021
2 min read
Centrale nucleare

Collaboration between Eni and MIT in Boston

The strategic collaboration between Eni and MIT began in 2008 and spawned unique technologies in the field of sustainability.


The Briefing: smart living

Decarbonization is for the planet health, the ultimate goal. We are going to reveal some solutions, with the purpose of reducing the impact that metropolises and construction have on the environment.

02 April 2021
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Ente nazionale di ricerca CNR

CNR for sustainable development and research in Southern Italy

Together with the CNR, we have set up four joint research centres in Lecce, Gela, Metaponto and Portici for technological innovation applied to the energy transition.

Il futuro della tecnologia

A look at the future of technology

New technologies could help resolve some of today’s most pressing crises, such as water scarcity, and build a better and more sustainable world.

by David Brin
04 December 2020
8 min read
trasformazione digitale modello 3D edilizia infrastrutture gemello digitale

Infrastructure Digital Twins

Industry 4.0 technologies work in synergy to achieve the goals of decarbonization, decentralization and digitization of energy.

by Maria Pia Rossignaud
03 March 2021
4 min read

How Long-Term Perspectives Change

In the short run, gas demand will be affected less by the COVID-19 crisis than that for coal or oil.

by Tatiana Mitrova e Jonathan Stern
14 December 2020
18 min read

The world we want and the one to come

A more livable and sustainable world is within reach. We have the resources, technology, and energy necessary to make it happen. But vision, will and, most of all, courage will be required from all of us.

by Derrick De Kerckhove
05 November 2020
15 min read
Modellistica molecolare

A Healthcare Challenge for Molecular Modeling

The Exscalate4CoV project is supported by Eni’s HPC5.

by Chris Dalby
15 September 2020
6 min read
Foglia artificiale

The artificial leaf

A device that replicates photosynthesis to convert CO₂, sunlight and water into energy and oxygen.

by Maria Pia Rossignaud
30 November 2020
5 min read

Inspired by nature

A practice that emulates natural resources to make industrial activities compatible with our ecosystem.

by Amanda Saint
20 October 2020
10 min read

Hydrogen, its potential as an energy vector

The path to decarbonization is paved with H₂.

by Eni Staff
03 December 2021
6 min read
Camera di reazione del reattore a fusione Tokamak

Tokamak, the promise of magnetic fusion

A device created to reproduce the power of the Sun and obtain a large amount of energy at zero emissions.

by Poornima Apte
17 November 2020
8 min read
Superveloce alias HPC5


The Italian leadership in supercomputing.

13 March 2020
min read
Fibre ottiche HPC5

HPC5: the supercomputer working for energy

The supercomputer we use to research new sources of energy is one of the most powerful and sustainable computing systems in the world.

Pannelli fotovoltaici

Green Data Center in Ferrera Erbognone

70 million billion calculations a second, done with minimal environmental impact.