Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobras
Av. Presidente Vargas
Centro, RJ 20071-003
55 21 2514 5151
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. Eletrobrás, together with its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Brazil. The company projects, builds, and operates generating power plants, and electric power transmission and distribution lines. It owns and operates 45 hydroelectric plants, 125 thermoelectric plants, 8 wind farms, and 2 thermonuclear plants with an installed capacity of 42,333 Megawatts; and operates 61,534 km of transmission lines and 257 substations. Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. Eletrobrás was founded in 1962 and is based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.