EDF R&D: global know-how

In 2022, EDF invested €649 million in research and development in three areas of research: energy transition, climate transition, and digital and societal transition.

Our R&D activities

Electric mobility, for today and tomorrow

The transport sector is now the main contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in Europe. Consequently, carbon-free electricity is the solution of the future to ensure clean modes of transport. With an 90% CO2-free global energy mix, the EDF Group is committed to making carbon-free electricity the fuel of the future.

Discover our electric mobility commitments

EDF Pulse, an ecosystem of innovation

As there is strength in numbers, EDF gives a major place to open innovation. We are convinced that the energy transition process is a joint effort and we work every day with those who innovate for an electric future.

Discover EDF Pulse

Energy transition, EDF is changing with its employee

Digital technology in the company is drastically changing pyramid-shaped hierarchies by bringing employees closer to the decision-making process. It provides an opportunity to imagine the company differently.

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Our innovation events

Viva Technology


Vivatech’s low-carbon partner for the second time, EDF is sponsoring the Impact Mile Planet, a new space highlighting startups committed to decarbonization, including 4 startups partners of the EDF Group: Carbon8, BeZero Carbon, Sweetch Energy et Olenergies.

Viva Fabrica !


As an organizing sponsor of the event which took place in February 2023 in Lyon, EDF invites you to be surprised by the industry.

Electric Days - Digital Experience

Electric Days

The EDF group's innovation event offers an exclusive opportunity to delve into the heart of our electrical future.