Edison is a leading player in the Italian energy sector, active in production and sale of electricity, in the provision of energy and environmental services to customers. In the hydrocarbon sector the Company produces, supplies and sells natural gas and crude oil. It currently operates in Italy, Europe and the Mediterranean Basin, with around 5,000 employees and sales revenues for over 11 million euros.

In 2016, it imported 14.6 billion cubic meters of natural gas, equal to 22.5% of the total gas imports in Italy. Edison is also committed to diversifying natural gas sources and supply routes to secure the European energy system. Since 2012 Edison is controlled by EDF.