The Energy Business Division of the Bertin Group has been acting through Gaia Energia e Participações SA since 2008 in the renewable energy sector, investing in cleaner technologies and alternative sources of generation, such as hydroelectric plants, biomass-based thermoelectric plants and wind power plants, Promoting less environmental impact and optimization of natural resources. With a portfolio of 42 projects, Gaia produces and markets renewable energy in 8 Brazilian states - Pará, Bahia, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, São Paulo, Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo and Rio de Janeiro - generating job opportunities and diversification Of energy sources in those regions. Internationally, the Brazilian energy sector differs by having a large part of its energy matrix, around 47%, generated by renewable sources. This is far above the average of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries.
Sector: Renewables & Environment
Year Established: 2008