Andrea Palladio plant (Fusina - Venice Porto Marghera, Veneto)

Type of plant

Coal-fired thermoelectric plant

Area extension

450.000 m²



The contest

On 13 July 2020 Enel Produzione S.p.A., a company that is part of the Enel S.p.A.  Group, launched a competitive, transparent and non-discriminatory Design Contest that was open to private companies, for the architectural and landscape redevelopment of the Fusina industrial site.

Latest updates

Following the deadline for entries on November 13 2020, the Selection Committee, which consisted of Enel representatives, decision-makers from local institutions and experts from the IUAV University of Venice, compiled the following ranking on April 21 2021. It is based on criteria of environmental and social sustainability and aspects of technological innovation, design and visual impact (as outlined in Article 5.2. of the contest announcement):

First place: Frigerio Design Group srl

Second place: Gianni Bertoncello

Third place: Andreas Otto Kipar