The Enel Group currently operates in over 30 countries on five continents, with an installed capacity of around 86 GW, over 2.2 million kilometers of distribution lines, approximately 68 million customers and 73 million end users. The Company operates in Europe, North and Central America, South America, Africa, Asia and Oceania.
The main organizational changes that took place during the 2018 fiscal year are as follows:
- the acquisition, through a take-over bid, of the Brazilian electricity distribution company Eletropaulo Metropolitana Eletricidade de São Paulo SA (“Eletropaulo”), confirmed by the Brazilian authorities on June 5, 2018. Enel Sudeste held an overall stake of 95.88% in Eletropaulo;
- the acquisition of 100% of Parques Eólicos Gestinver on February 2, 2018. This company has five wind plants in Galicia and Catalonia, for a total capacity of around 132 MW;
- the finalization on September 28, 2018 of the sale of an 80% majority interest in the capital of eight special purpose vehicles (“SPVs”), that are owners of eight plants in Mexico which are operating and being built, for a total capacity of 1.8 GW, and that will retain operation.
For further details, see the Chapter “Significant events in 2018” of the 2018 Annual Report.