Availability of electricity: 2016 key facts
Eni’s power generation sites are located in Ferrera Erbognone, Ravenna, Mantova, Brindisi, Ferrara and Bolgiano. As of December 31, 2016, installed operational capacity of EniPower’s power plants was 4.7 GW (4.9 GW as of December 31, 2015). In 2016, power generation was 21.78 TWh, up by 1.09 TWh or 5.3% from 2015, driven by consumptions recovery. Electricity trading (15.27 TWh) reported an increase of 7.6% due to the optimization of inflows and outflows of power.
Power sales: 2016 key facts
In 2016, power sales of 37.05 TWh were directed to the free market (74%), the Italian power exchange (15%), industrial sites (9%) and others (2%). Compared to 2015, power sales were up by 2.17 TWh or 6.2%, due to higher volumes sold to wholesalers (up by 2.10 TWh) and middle market (up by 0.96 TWh), partially offset by lower volumes sold to small and medium-sized enterprises and large customers.