Message from the President
Sustainability is always present in everything we do.
Federico Echavarría Restrepo
General Manager and Market Business Leader
Sustainability is always present in everything we do. It's in the care and excellence with which we do our work, the dedication and tenacity with which we work for our clients and the development we bring to our communities with our operations.
At AES, we are working towards creating our energy future today in a way that integrates all aspects of sustainability, including economic, social and environmental impacts.
That's the only way to achieve a lasting and positive footprint over time. Together with all of our stakeholders, daily, step by step, we're working towards co-creating a better future.
For the planet
Accelerating clean growth and innovation
Growth in renewables and energy storage is core to AES’ strategy.
For our people
Bringing our people together for greater impact
Our people are passionate about meeting the world’s current and future energy needs.
For our communities
Partnering with communities for the future of energy
We commit to strengthening positive impact through socioeconomic and environmental partnerships that improve lives today and in the future.
Our sustainability goals
Reduce pro-forma generation from coal to below 10% of portfolio by 2025
Achieve net zero carbon emissions from electricity by 2040
Add 3-4 GW of wind, solar and energy storage per year
Reduce carbon intensity 50% by 2022 and 70% by 2030 versus 2016 levels
Pro-forma based on annual generation in MWh from the portfolio as of, or expected by, the relevant date, adjusted for: (i) (+) generation from new assets added to the portfolio; and (ii) (-) actual generation from announced asset sales or retirements.