Eviva is now called Martifer Renewables

Martifer SGPS, SA announces that the business area until now known as Eviva is now called Martifer Renewables. The change is due to strategic reasons aimed at strengthening the complementarity and synergies of the Group in this business area, benefitting from the recognition and prestige that brand Martifer has been securing in the markets where it has been present since 1990, Martifer has been present in the electricity production market with the name Eviva since 2006, with a multi-technological and multi-geographical approach, always available to explore solutions to come to agreements with local partners.

Currently, Martifer marks its presence in several international markets, with wind farms operating in Germany, small sized dams in Romania and a large portfolio of projects under development in several countries like Portugal, Spain, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine, the United States of America, Australia, Greece, Italy and South America. In 2007, the attribution of 400 MW of wind power in Portugal in the scope of phase B of the public tender to the Ventinveste Consortium, where Martifer holds a 33% share; the provisional attribution of the water exploitation in Ribeiradio/Ermida with 78MW of installed power; the 1000 MW wind energy projects under development in Central Europe and the 800 MW projects under development in Texas, in the United States of America.

Through Martifer Renewables, the Martifer Group will take advantage of the opportunities created by the liberalization of the energy markets and by the worldwide existence of political, economical and technological regulations, for the production of electricity from renewable energy resources. Producing electricity in a sustainable way using wind, solar and water resources, Martifer is always on the watch for other areas where it aims to be pioneer, as in the wave energy area. On this road to innovation and social responsibility, Martifer benefits from the complementarity of the activities in the value chain already developed by the group, namely the assembly of turn-key wind farms and solar parks, as well as the Group´s presence in other business areas in the countries where Martifer Renewables develops its activity.


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