Address: Via Nubi di Magellano, 30 – 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
Role in the project
IREN (IREN) will work on the definition of use cases related to the business area of the DSO and Energy Retailer.
IREN will advise on technical aspects (data sheet and design review) related to the design, procurement and installation of Electrical charging infrastructure.
IREN will participate in the evaluation of results of the Italian pilot, always related to its fields of activities (DSO and Energy Retailer).
IREN, a Multi-utility Company listed on the Italian Stock Exchange, operates in the sectors of electricity (production, distribution and sale), thermal energy for district heating (production and sale), gas (regasification, distribution and sale), the management of integrated water services, environmental services (collection and disposal of waste) and energy services.
Iren is structured as an industrial parent company with its main corporate offices in Reggio Emilia, operating units in Genoa, Parma, Piacenza, and Torino, and separate companies in charge of the individual business lines. Iren S.p.A. handles strategic, development, coordination and monitoring activities, while the four operating companies ensure the coordination and development of the business lines:
- Iren Energia in the electricity and heat energy production sector and the technological services sector;
- Iren Mercato as regards the sale of electricity, gas and district heating;
- IRETI in the gas and electricity distribution business and in the integrated water service;
- Iren Ambiente in the waste collection, in the design and management of waste treatment and disposal plants and in the renewable energies sector.
For this project, the main operating company involved will be IRETI S.p.A.
IRETI dispatches electricity in Turin and Parma, managing 7,500 kilometres of medium and low voltage power lines. IRETI coordinates the operation activities related to ordinary and extraordinary maintenance of the networks, new connections, faults searching and repairing, networks supervision, remote controlling and emergencies. The Company activities also include maintenance of public lighting and controlling for traffic lights.