Coordination with the bodies responsible for or intervene in the following processes: energy generation, transmission, distribution and consumption.
We maintain close ties with bodies such as the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (Aneel), the National Electricity System Operator (ONS), the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME), the Brazilian Energy Research Company (EPE), the Brazilian Environment and Natural Resources Institute (IBAMA), among others, and offer consulting for attaining specific permits and authorizations.
We work with the Brazilian Energy Trading Chamber (CCEE), monitoring free consumer obligations (verification of payments related to financial settlements, contributions, allocation of guarantees and penalties).
Simulation and Interpretation of Market Rules and Procedures
We monitor the rules issued by the Brazilian Electricity Trading Chamber (CCEE) and the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (Aneel) regarding the purchase and sale of energy, as well as other aspects concerning energy market regulations.
We provide legal support and information on the energy sector legislation, with the objective of ensuring that strategic decisions are solid, competitive and operational in spite of a rapidly evolving environment.
Regulatory support ranging from preliminary generation studies to connecting with energy transmission and distribution systems.
Preparation of technical opinions for industrial consumers and auditing in distribution concessionaires and rural electrification cooperatives, including studies for tariff reviews, charges and industry taxes.
Support in public hearings and administrative proceedings with the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (ANEEL).
Technical and economic feasibility analyses for specific projects, addressing relevant uncertainties and critical profitability aspects with the objective of defining business strategies.
Preparation of business plans, definition of guidelines to be followed in the energy sector after developing a full understanding of the relevant market dynamics.
Consulting on business arrangements and corporate ownership in accordance with current regulatory standards, taking both tax and profitability aspects into account.
Valuation: valuation of energy sector companies using methodologies practiced by the financial market, considering strategic perspective and market outlook.
Due-diligence: mapping assets and liabilities of existing projects in preparation for the technical and regulatory analysis, with the goal of reducing risks and identifying opportunities for improvement.