EDP Renewables (Euronext: EDPR) is a global leader in the renewable energy sector aimed at creating value, innovation and sustainability. We operate in markets around the world and are continuously expanding our business into new regions, pledging to be leaders in each market and to creating value for our shareholders and other stakeholders.
EDPR has been developing wind farms since 1996 and first traded on the stock exchange in June 2008. EDPR's global presence is managed by two platforms that oversee the development, construction and operation of assets in its geographic areas: EDPR Europe, based in Madrid, which manages assets in the EU and other regions of the EDP Group and EDPR North America, based in Houston (U. S.), which manages assets in the United States and Canada.
EDPR is committed to providing operational excellence through high-quality assets and attractive markets that offer exciting possibilities, mainly because of their growth prospects and stable regulatory structure generating profits.
Energias de Portugal, S.A. («EDP»), a vertically-integrated electricity company based in Lisbon (Portugal), is the major shareholder of EDPR. The EDP Group is the largest industrial group in Portugal and one of the leading energy companies in Europe. Today it is the third largest energy operator in the Iberian Peninsula, with business interests in the areas of generation, distribution and supply of electricity and gas, both in Spain and Portugal. In addition to being the leader in the Iberian Peninsula, the EDP Group also holds a strong position in the Brazilian electricity sector.