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July 2015

Ecopetrol announced the results of eeb shares’ trading process

27 July 2015

Bogotá, D.C., 24 July 2015.Today, ECOPETROL S.A. announced to the market the results of the first stage shares sale process of the stock (6,87%) it holds in Empresa de Energía de Bogotá S.A. E.S.P (EEB), parent company of Grupo Energía de Bogotá.

Pursuant to the information released by the Colombian Stock Exchange, the operation was as follows:

Results of the Award

Subscription price per share


Number of shares offered


Number of shares included in valid acceptances


 Total amount demanded in valid acceptances


Number of shares awarded


Total amount awarded


Awarding notification date

Julio 27 de 2015

Date to become effective

Julio 31 de 2015


Mr. Ricardo Roa, CEO of EEB, highlighted the success of the operation in this first stage and further stated: “the involvement of the solidarity sector is a clear example of the trust investors have in the company, supported by the soundness of its financial data, its growth projects and the stability of its future revenues”.

About Grupo Energía de Bogotá

Grupo Energia de Bogota is the leading corporation in the Colombian power sector. Through EEB it transports electricity to the most significant markets in terms of demand and size in the country and participates in the distribution of electricity.  It controls nine affiliate companies and directly performs the activity of electricity transportation in Colombia, in a market with the highest demand in the country. In the electricity chain in Colombia, it participates in the distribution of electricity via Empresa de Energía de Cundinamarca – EEC. In addition, it controls the largest natural gas carrier in Colombia, TGI S.A with a stake of 47.6% within the market, including an extension of 2957 Kms in gas pipelines services highly populated areas in Colombia such as Bogota, Medellin, Bucaramanga de Coffee Region and Llanos Foothills. In Peru, its company CONTUGAS has a 30-year concession for the transportation and distribution of natural gas in the Ica Department, likewise with its company CALIDDA distributes natural gas in the regions of Lima and Callao.  In that same country, together with ISA, it holds stocks in REP S.A. and TRANSMANTARO S.A., which operate 63% of the electricity transmission system in Peru. In 2010, it established TRECSA - Transportadora de Centroamérica S.A.- in charge of building the most important infrastructure Project in Guatemala and will render electricity transmission services as of 2014. Furthermore, GEB holds an investment portfolio in important companies in the electric power sector, in which the following stand out, CODENSA S.A., EMGESA S.A., GAS NATURAL S.A., PROMIGAS S.A. and Electrificadora del Meta - EMSA and to a lesser extent ISA and ISAGEN. As of 2013, the Group renders advisory and engineering services in Guatemala and Peru through its affiliate EEB Ingeniería y Servicios. Also, in 2014 it created the company Empresa de Movilidad de Bogotá SAS E.S.P., affiliate company dedicated exclusively to developing electric power mobility projects. 

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