Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (ELP) Company Bio
Companhia Paranaense de Energia - COPEL engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity to industrial, residential, commercial, rural, and other customers primarily in the State of Parana, Brazil. The company was founded in 1954 and is based in Curitiba, Brazil.
Brazilian power distributors have asked the government for financial support as falling demand for electricity during the coronavirus pandemic undermines their operations and weakens their balance sheets. In a webinar on Friday, the chief executives of some of Brazil's largest distributors discussed a potential support package that could involve emergency loans, including from the national development bank BNDES, in addition to the use of Treasury financing and industry funds to support the companies during the crisis. The electricity distribution sector was hit hard by the public health crisis, which may put Brazil into a recession, according to some analysts' estimates.
Companhia Paranaense de Energia - Copel (NYSE: ELPVY, ELP / Latibex: XCOP / B3: CPLE3, CPLE5, CPLE6), a company that generates, transmits, distributes and sells power, announces its results for the fourth quarter of 2019 and would like to invite you all for its conference call on Friday to discuss its results.
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Brazilian state power company Companhia Paranaense de Energia plans to sell assets including one hydroelectric dam, a telecommunications subsidiary and a stake in a natural gas distribution company, Chief Financial Officer Adriano de Moura told Reuters on Wednesday. Copel, as the company controlled by the state of Paraná is known, plans to adhere to a decree published a week ago by the federal government to stimulate privatization of power companies owned by regional governments. President Jair Bolsonaro's government allowed the states to extend the licenses to operate power generation for 30 years, even before the current licenses are set to expire.
CURITIBA, Brazil , Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Companhia Paranaense de Energia - Copel (NYSE: ELPVY, ELP / Latibex: XCOP / B3: CPLE3, CPLE5, CPLE6), a company that generates, transmits, distributes and ...