Include, Indentify, Prioritize: We have dynamically ans systematically identified the Stakeholders that are influenced by the company and we analyze and try to understand their expectations and interests in the decisions that directly impact on them.
Inform, Listen, Respond: We are committed to promoting two-way dialogue with Stakeholders in a consistent, clear, rigorous and transparent manner, with the aim of building strong, durable, close relationships.
Integrate, Share, Cooperate, Report: We aim to collaborate with Stakeholders to build strategic partnerships that bring together ans share knowledge, skills and tools, thereby promoting the creation of shared value in a differentiating manner.
Transparency, Integrity, Respect, Ethics: We believe that the promotion of a climate of trust with our stakeholders is crucial to establishing stable, long-term relationships. Our relationship with stakeholders is based on values like transparency, integrity and mutual respect.
These commitments underlie a policy that aims to go beyond mere compliance with legal requirements, and to truly engage our different stakeholder groups.
We have a large group of stakeholders, and we work to ensure that we engage with all of them.
We are a member of several energy associations in the countries where we have a presence, playing a relevant role in supporting the development of renewable energy. See the full list of the organizations.
Transparency in institutional relations
EDP and its subsidiaries (“EDP Group”) raise awareness to policy makers and legislators about the interests of EDP Group and/or the business sector. Globally, EDP Group’s activities include participation in industry associations (“Industry Institutions”) comprising multiple industry participants that work to advance shared policy objectives.
Our approach and involvement with Industry Institutions is in accordance with EDP Group’s internal regulations, policies and procedures including the principles of integrity and transparency expressed in our Code of Ethics.
In Europe, activities are monitored by means of voluntary registration on a platform created for that purpose by the European Commission - "Transparency Register". EDP has been registered since the creation of this platform in 2011.
In North America, relevant Industry Institutions are required to disclose and/or register campaign finance and lobbying activities in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal law.
In the following table are presented the monetary values concerning the activities of representation of interests of EDP Renováveis between 2014 and 2018:
(*) The costs with the representation of interest does not include values from Brazil for 2014 and 2015.