Renewable Energy Certificate (REC)
Tangibilize sustainability to your business
REC (Renewable Energy Certificate) is a global certificate which proves the power generation through renewable sources. Each REC is equivalent to 1 MWh of energy.
The Água Vermelha hydroelectric plant, located in the State of São Paulo, with installed capacity of 1.4 GW is our first powerplant certified for the issuance of RECs. In this way, AES Tietê is able to issue and trade RECs to its customers.
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In Europe, for example, it was traded around 600 million in 2016, and it is increasingly gaining space in the Brazilian market.
It is a global product that can be used to prove emission levels for companies that specific inventories or even are part of Sustainability Indexes.