Supporting Brazil’s energy transition

Since 1996, EDF helps to upgrade Brazil’s electricity network, support its energy transition and create increasingly smart solutions through various country-wide projects.

4 sectors where we make a difference

  1. Nuclear

    EDF wants to support Brazil in the different options for nuclear development as a complementary reliable, low-carbon source of electricity production

  2. Thermal & Gas

    EDF Norte Fluminense is one of our main assets in Brazil, with its 827 MW Combined Cycle gas plant in Macaé

  3. Renewables

    The Group is a key leader in the local renewable energy sector with wind, solar and hydroelectric projects

  4. Services

    We are providing smart lighting services to help Brazilian cities ensure the safety of their inhabitants and reduce energy consumption

Our flagship projects

All our projects and solutions contribute to build a sustainable future in Brazil.


Angra nuclear plants


Macaé Gas Combined Cycle Plant


Sinop Hydroelectric Plant


Smart solutions for cities

EDF Pulse Brazil: the winners are unveiled

The second edition of the Pulse Brazil innovation award kicked off on November 2, 2020. The award aims to help Brazilian entrepreneurs and start-ups create innovative energy projects which meet urban and industrial challenges. To compete, the innovative projects need to fit one of two categories, Smart City or Smart Factory, both of which are related to EDF’s activities in Brazil. The winner of each category will receive a R$20,000 prize and benefit from EDF’s help in developing their project.

More information about EDF Pulse Brazil (in french)

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