As the climate crisis becomes an ever-greater threat, researchers from companies and universities around the world are tackling the development of technologies to achieve decarbonization. Valentina Valori from Hitachi Energy is one of the trailblazers at the Hitachi Group.
Until January 2023, she was developing environment-friendly power transformers, serving as R&D Technology Center manager. Now she supports new product portfolio development as Global Product manager for Small and Medium Power Transformers in Monselice, northern Italy. We interviewed her to find out what kind of research Valentina is involved in.