Last 3rd of October, 2013, the EDP Labelec, has the Technological Center of EDP Group, and the INESC TEC (Associated Laboratory coordinated by INESC Porto), signed a cooperation protocol.
With eyes set on the international markets, the two companies begin to focus on electrical power systems planning and operation. Nonetheless, this partnership extends to other areas of common action.
Over the next three years, EDP Labelec and INESC TEC, with recognized competence in key emerging areas of the future energy sector, such as the integration of renewable energy, smart grids, electric mobility and ICT, unit efforts by signing the cooperation protocol.
The purpose of this protocol “is to engage a solid cooperation to promote a sustained performance in the common interest markets, and greater internationalization of both entities activities”, said João Peças Lopes, INESC Porto director.
The EDP Labelec/INESC TEC cooperation will extend to various scientific and technological areas that are of common interest of the two entities.
With the signature of this protocol, EDP Labelec extends its research partnership network and strengthens the interface with the academic world.