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RSE S.p.A. Ė Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico

Company description

RSE (Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico - RSE S.p.A.) formerly ERSE SpA, is a total publicly-controlled Company: the sole shareholder is GSE S.p.A. RSE carries out research into the field of electrical energy with special focus on national strategic projects funded through the Fund for Research into Electrical Systems. The activity covers the entire supply system with an application-oriented, experimental and system-based approach. RSE has a unique heritage of human resources , experience and innovation, essential to the continuity and revival of innovation in this important sector for the country.

Fields of Activity

The company carries out research in the electricity and energy sector, with strong emphasis on experimental applications, thus ensuring the consistent continuation of all current research activities and the development of new strategic projects in the future. Focus of the mission is to ensure the technology transfer in order to improve the operation of the Italian electrical system from the environmental, safety, security and economic point of view. The company will also ensure the proper diffusion of scientific results to provide a good indication of the potential of emerging technologies in the electrical energy field.

Organization and departments

RSE is organized in 4 technical Departments and six units as follows:
In particular, the ASV - Environment and Sustainable Development Department has the mission to perform R&D activities aimed to: - Evaluate and mitigate the Electric System impact on Environment and Territory - Improve the Sustainability of Electric System development The ASV counts with a permanent staff of about eighty professionals and technicians, covering the following skills and disciplines: environmental engineering, hydraulic engineering, applied informatics, atmospheric physics and meteorology, biology, natural science, geology, chemistry and field measurements.

Tasks in the SEE HYDROPOWER Project
  • Lead Partner of the Project: Techical and financial management
  • Comunication and Dissemination of information among Italian Hydro Power community
  • Methodology and tool concerning planning and management of water for hydropower production at basin scale
  • Methodology and tool concerning management strategies for reservoir operation, regarding the hydropower production and flooding risk prevention.
  • Methodologies and tools to improve the exploitation of SHP potential
  • Implementation of pilot projects studies in Italy

Contact Person
Project ManagerMaximo Peviani
StreetVia Pastrengo, 9
Post Code24068
Town/CitySeriate (BG)
Phone+39 035 5577776
Fax+39 035 5577999