Welcome to EDF R&D
EDF R&D, an innovation accelerator for your projects
R&D is at the heart of EDF Group's major challenges. It covers all trades and activities of the energy sector. It provides day-to-day support to the business lines and subsidiaries in line with the EDF Group's Cap 2030 project. Researchers are driven by two missions: improving performance in all today's activities and preparing for the future by working on breakthrough technologies. Browse through the projects and research work that make EDF R&D a benchmark player, whether it is developing new energy and electricity services, supporting competitive and decarbonated production mixes or supporting the digital and societal transition.
R&D: dare to look towards the future and innovate at present
Put R&D in your life!
At EDF R&D, "we are more disco and mirror ball!"
Have you ever heard of a voltage divider? It's a piece of equipment we use at EDF R&D to accurately measure the voltage value provided by a generator. More generally, we invite you to discover the very high-voltage laboratories of EDF R&D, some of which are unique in the world and in which we carry out various tests for electrical equipment.
Explore our virtual showcase and let you be guided through the EDF R&D world.
Discover our R&D laboratories through 360° experiential visits!
R&D in brief: key figures, international presence, strategy, examples of projects.
Our R&D is also yours. Let's build tomorrow's energies together.
Our scientific community
Find our calculation codes, our patents, our scientific or educational publications.
Don't miss our actualities
See all R&D's events, awards, highlights, and much more.
Going further with EDF R&D
The R&D opens its doors during Research Fridays
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