City of Maia demo

EDP NEW is the Research and Development Centre of EDP Group, a global energy major and a leader in the energy transition. NEW partners with other business units within EDP and multiple European institutions, companies and universities to execute large R&D projects leveraged by public competitive funding for Research and Innovation – Horizon 2020, Horizon Europe and other national initiatives. Since its establishment in 2015, NEW secured € 30 million in funding for over 40 projects within five key areas: Smart Energy Systems, Positive Energy Communities, Renewable Energy Sources (RES) Technology, RES Integration and Flexibility, and Digital Energy. In a monthly basis, NEW shares its experience and latest developments with the public through the R&D Sessions webinar series.

In DriVe2X, EDP NEW will play a pivotal role as the primary responsible for the design, implementation, and evaluation of real context testing, validation, and demonstration activities for the developed vehicle-to-everything solutions.


Luiz Fernando Vieira Dias

R&D engineer and project manager

Samuel Ribeiro Matias

R&D engineer

Francisco Serejo Soares Branco

R&D engineer

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