Redes Energéticas Nacionais

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REN - Redes Energéticas Nacionais, SGPS, S.A.
Sociedade Anónima
Traded as EuronextRENE
Industry Utilities
Founded 1994
Headquarters Lisbon, Portugal
Key people
Rodrigo Costa (Chairman and CEO)
Services Transmission system operator; storage and transportation of LNG
€100.2 million (2016)
Number of employees
605 (2016)

REN - Redes Energéticas Nacionais, SGPS, S.A. (formerly Rede Eléctrica Nacional S.A.) is a Portuguese energy sector company which is the current concession holder of the country's two main energy infrastructure networks: the National Electricity Transmission Grid (RNT) and the National Natural Gas Transportation Grid (RNTGN). It is responsible for the planning, construction, operation, maintenance and global technical management of both these grids and associated infrastructures. Its stated mission is to provide a guarantee of an uninterrupted and stable supply of energy while ensuring equal rights of grid access to the remaining participants in the energy market, including consumers, generators and distributors.

The company is also involved with the storage and transportation of liquefied natural gas, and owns and operates an LNG regasification terminal located at Sines.

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