Sensfix has been chosen from 210 applications from 34 different countries for the EDP corporate innovation program and to participate in a collaborative proof-of-concept with the EDP.

The acceleration project led by energy producer EDP is dedicated to innovation in energy decarbonization, decentralization, and digitization. At a time when innovation and technology are playing an increasingly important role in the energy sector, the jury focused on innovative projects that can make a difference in a rapidly changing market.

The integration of information and communication technology with the traditional distribution grid has been critical in allowing for the increased integration of renewable energy sources and maximizing energy efficiency opportunities. At the EDP program, a brand-new energy world is evolving, powered by a tech strategy supported by emerging IoT, machine learning, and big data technologies, to provide service, comfort, mobility, sustainability, and economic value.

The program’s goal is to provide entrepreneurs with tools to assist them in accelerating their companies, developing new business and growth prospects, and building their businesses through open innovation. Over the previous five years, the EDP program has operated many programs across the world, generating €40 million in sales.