• E-mail Alert

      Join our IR mailing list and learn the latest news about COPEL first-hand.

    • Investor Kit

      Click and access all major documents concerning our earnings release, as well as any other relevant document to the IR market.

    • Contact IR

      Use our IR communication channel to get in contact through form, mail and both our contact numbers and address.

    • Downloads

      A collection of all published documents on our IR website sorted in years and quarters.

    Corporate Profile

    Copel – Companhia Paranaense de Energia – generates, transmits, distributes and trades electric energy, and also provides telecommunication services. The Company is one of the largest electric power facilities in Brazil. The Company’s position in the sector is a result of 62 years of experience and technical proficiency in generating, transmitting, distributing and commercializating electric power.

    Copel went public in April 1994 on Bolsa de Valores de São Paulo BM&FBOVESPA - and, in July 1997, became the first company of the Brazilian electric power sector with shares traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Copel’s shares are also traded in Europe, on the Latibex – the Latin American arm of the Madrid Stock Exchange, since June 2002. In May 2008 Copel joined BM&FBOVESPA’s Level 1 of Corporate Governance.

    Currently, Copel directly serves 4.5 million customers units in 395 municipalities and 1,113 localities (districts, villas and villages). Copel has 30 own plants (17 hydroelectric power plants, 1 thermal power plant and 12 wind farms), operates 2 hydroelectric power plants under the quota regime, and holds interests in another seven energy generation projects (1 thermal power plant and 6 hydroelectric power plants) in operation, totaling an installed capacity of 5,674.7 MW, referred to Copel´s stake. Copel also holds a 49% interest in other 4 wind farms with 108 MW of installed capacity ready to operate, waiting for the conclusion of the transmission of responsibility from other agents. In addition, another 13 wind farms and two hydroelectric power plants are under construction. In order to transmit and distribute the generated energy, the Company has 6,599 km of transmission lines and 195.794 km of distribution lines, making up Brazil’s third largest distribution network. Its workforce is composed of 8,494 employees.

    Total energy sold by Copel in all the markets, comprising the sales of Copel Distribuição, Copel Geração e Transmissão and the wind farm complexes, came to 10,348 GWh in the fourth quarter of 2017, 6.8% down than in the same period last year.

    Last updated on
    Top