Renewable energy challenge by Enel | Construction sites operational improvements

Enel is looking for a smart device to make excavations at its sites safer and more effective.

Enel Group

Enel is a multinational energy company and one of the world’s leading integrated electricity and gas operators. Enel works in more than 30 countries across five continents, generating energy with a total installed capacity of about 88 GW, among which 49 GW based on renewable sources, selling gas and distributing electricity across a network spanning approximately 2.2 million km.

With about 74 million end-users around the world, Enel has the biggest customer base among our European competitors, and we are one of Europe’s leading energy companies by installed capacity.

The Enel Group is made up of approximately 67,000 people from around the world who are working together on the same goal. We are Open Power and our aim is to overcome some of the greatest challenges facing the world. This is to be achieved through a new Open Innovation approach which combines attention to sustainability with innovation.



Enel is dedicated to creating innovative solutions that meet society’s changing needs. Through its crowdsourcing platform, the company connects people and ideas from across the world, encouraging anyone to propose sustainable innovation projects and solutions to address its challenges while helping develop local communities.

Enel is also committed to helping to achieve 4 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):

  • SDG 7 - Access to affordable and clean energy
  • SDG 9 - Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  • SDG 11- Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
  • SDG 13 - The fight against climate change