As a global leader in low-carbon energy, the EDF Group covers every sector of expertise, from generation to trading and transmission grids, up to energy services. EDF builds on the expertise of its people, its R&D and engineering skills, its experience as a leading industry operator and the attentive support of its customers to deliver competitive solutions that successfully reconcile economic growth with climate protection.
In Asia, EDF Group built a strong industrial experience with large low-carbon generation capacities in China, India and South-East Asia, and is providing rapidly growing customers with advanced & reliable solutions in Energy Services and Smart Grids.
With a total R&D budget of 611 million euros, EDF is aiming at speeding up innovation for the cities of tomorrow, with innovations in energy efficiency in buildings, energy planning, smart grids, renewable energy & storage, electric mobility and micro-grids. EDF R&D is composed of 9 research centers located in 7 different countries.
One of these centers, EDF Lab Asia Pacific, is committed to research and innovation in the field of Smart Cities and Distributed Energy Systems. EDF Lab collaborates therefore with governmental agencies and local universities to accelerate transformation of innovations into market-ready products for South-East Asian markets.