The Boa Vista Energia S.A. is a private company controlled by Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás. It operates in the city of Boa Vista, Roraima (in the North region of Brazil). The company is responsible for the operation of electricity distribution services in the concession area, and for undertaking studies, projects, substations, transmission lines and research for using alternative energy sources.
The company serves 106,621 consumption units, and is located in the city of Boa Vista and other 9 municipalities of the state of Roraima. It provides services, along with the Energy Company of Roraima - CERR, the municipalities of Mucajaí, Cantá, Bonfim, Alto Alegre and Iracema.
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Project stage info
Stage 1: Initial Government Announcement
Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (ANEEL), Ministry of Mines and Energy, Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES)
Form of project announcement
Inclusion in infrastructure plan/strategy document
This resumption will let Brazil allocate resources in activities that can be delegated to the private sector, with gains in efficiency, management and improvement in the quality of services provided to consumers. A higher quality supply of electric power will, in turn, have a direct impact on economic activity in the region, broadening investments and contributing to a boost in productivity, with implications for employment and incomes for the population.
Indicative timetable of project development
Date of Auction: 2nd semester 2017 (estimated)
Please outline any studies (for example environmental, engineering etc.) that will be completed prior to a full business case development
Studies for the privatization of the electricity distribution companies