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Three of Energisa Group‘s distribution companies receive the 2014 Abradee Award

Energisa Paraíba, Enersul (Mato Grosso do Sul) and Nacional (Catanduva/São Paulo) were the companies of Energisa Group that won the 2014 Abradee award - Brazilian Association of Electricity Distributors. The announcement was made yesterday, July 17, at the event in Brasília.

For distribution companies with up to 500 thousand consumers, Nacional prevailed in three of the four categories evaluated: Social Responsibility, Customer Assessment, and Best Distribution Company in Brazil of its size.

Amongst companies with over 500 thousand consumers, Enersul was rated as the Best Distribution Company of the North/Central and Western regions; Energisa Paraíba won the award in the category Improvement in Performance and was considered the Best Distributor in the Northeast Region.

​The Abradee award is the most respected recognition of Brazil‘s electric sector and this year evaluated the services provided by 46 distribution companies in Brazil, who jointly serve 98% of domestic consumers. The Chairman of Abradee, Nelson Leite, said the awards were outstanding in 2014, with the sector achieving the best consumer approval index in the last five years. "Despite all the difficulties, 78.9% of consumers said they are satisfied or highly satisfied with the service provided", he concluded.

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