Operational on several activities
EDF owns 100% of EDF Norte Fluminense, a company which built and operates a thermoelectric power plant that meets one quarter of Rio’s energy needs. The Group is one of the country’s renewable energy sector leaders and operate solar, wind and hydroelectric projects and support Brazil in developing nuclear energy as a complementary reliable, low-carbon source of electricity production.
employees in Brazil
Brazilian States in which we are present
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Acting as a responsible company
EDF operates four companies in Brazil: EDF Norte Fluminense, EDF Renewables, Citelum and Framatome. These companies are committed to integrating an economic, social and environmental approach to our local activities. Our teams regularly work in close collaboration with EDF colleagues in France and elsewhere in the world.
1996 - EDF expansion into Brazil
1999 - Citelum launch
2002 - Ibiritermo thermoelectric Gas Combined-Cycle plant operation launch
2004 - GCC Macaé plant commissioning
2015 - EDF Renewables expansion into the Brazilian market
2019 - Sinop hydroelectric dam commissioning