The EDF Group has been in Brazil for more than 25 years. With expertise in power generation and engineering services, its mission is to actively contribute to the country's energy transition, as well as its economic and social development.

Operational on several activities

The Group is one of the leaders in the renewable energy sector in the country, with solar, wind and hydroelectric power projects, in addition to supporting Brazil in the development of nuclear energy as a reliable, low-carbon source of complementary electricity production.

  • + 600

    employees in Brazil

  • 6

    Brazilian states in which we are present

  • 2,5

    in gross installed capacity

Acting as a responsible company

The EDF Group operates three companies in Brazil: EDF Brasil, EDF Renewables Brasil and Framatome. These companies are committed to integrating an economic, social and environmental approach into their local activities. The teams work closely with EDF teams in France and around 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

2016 - Start-up of the Pirapora Photovoltaic Power Plants

2017 - Start of operation of the Ventos da Bahia Wind Farm

2019 - Sinop hydroelectric dam commissioning

2020 - Start of operation of the Folha Larga Norte Wind Farm

2021 - End of Citelum's activities in the country

2023 - Start of operation of the Serra do Seridó Wind Farm

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