Closed EEB's investment in Cálidda, a Peruvian natural gas distributor
Bogotá, Colombia, 14 February 2011
Bogotá D.C., 14 February 2011. Empresa de Energía de Bogotá, company of Grupo Energía de Bogotá, closed the purchase operation of 60% of Calidda shares, a Peruvian natural gas distributor, by the acquisition of assets pertaining to AEI Perú Holdings Ltda.
“This is a moment of great satisfaction to Grupo Energía de Bogotá, having the opportunity of beginning a new stage in Cálidda, ratifying our commitment to the economic and social development of the Peruvian people," stated the CEO, Mrs. Mónica de Greiff.
The purpose of Grupo Energía de Bogotá with Cálidda is to render natural gas services to a greater number of inhabitants in the Lima Department and Provincia Constitucional del Callao, joining, at the same time, Contugas, a natural gas transporting and distributing company in the Ica Department.