Enea: the online atlas of technological innovation

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The Agency shall make available to all services, products and technology solutions to businesses and not: you can thus enhance the competitiveness and growth of SMEs

Enea offers online Atlas of technological innovation, over 500 advanced services, technology solutions and products that the Agency makes available to businesses, government and citizens in twenty sectors, from energy to agricultural, from renewable energy services for energy efficiency, biomass to traceability ', from sensors to lasers, new materials technologies to recover valuable materials from the computers. "Now," says a note, "the first 300 proposals, the result of research in the nine centers Enea, they can be found on the homepage of the portal www.enea.it, using as an element of national research clusters, Ateco codes or words key (energy efficiency, agro-industry, qualification, characterization, packaging, etc.).

Enea: the online atlas of technological innovation

Each proposal and 'accompanied by the name of the researcher, by the reference laboratory, the level reached by TRL (Technology Readiness Level) and any patents (over 150). " The site will be 'possible to consult also you project that Enea is developing for possible research partnerships, with the opportunity' to take advantage of the tax credit of 50% introduced by the last Stability Law '. "With this system, for the first time become possible to cross the technological offer with the demand for innovation of enterprises, modeled on international best practices (read Mit)," says the agency's commissioner, Frederick Testa, "l ' objective and 'to facilitate the access of SMEs, their associations and all potential stakeholders to services and advanced products based on our research, strengthening the activities' of technology transfer, dissemination of innovation and competitiveness ''. In the coming weeks the Atlas of technological innovation will be 'completed with all the other proposals, and later this year will be also online data bases of the curricula of researchers of the Agency and of the instruments available in the research laboratories of Enea . The Atlas joins the new portal 'Enea x Expo', which describes the technologies and advanced services in five main areas: saving soil, optimal use of water, energy efficiency, food security and sustainable agriculture.