A full partnership of Coelba, Celpe and Cosern with the Ayrton Senna Institute assures the sponsorship, with their own resources, of the distributors, to the "Educação pela Arte" project. An activity implemented by the institute in the states of. Bahia, Pernambuco ande Rio Grande do Norte, together witha ONGs with the objective of providing complementary education to low-income children and adolescents.
Neoenergia regards culture as a society-changing agent, with the power to promote social inclusion, generate jobs and income. That is why the Neoenergia Group, through its distribution companies and operating generators, grants quite many cultural sponsorships to projects involving audiovisual (cinema), theater, dance, literature, music, among other activities
The National Program for the Universalization of Access and Use of Electric Energy - Luz Para Todos - is a Federal Government project that gets full support from the Neoenergia Group. The objective is to bring electric energy up to the remotest areas of the rural environment, allowing the communities to use it as a social-economic development propeller. Project Elos, however, emerged at Coelba exactly to encourage the productive use of this energy.
In the Northeast, old refrigerators that consume a lot of energy are replaced free of charge for new and more economical refrigerators. This is a project performed by the distributors of the Neoenergia Group (Coelba, Celpe and Cosern) that has been showing fine results both in the preservation of the environment and in the improvement of the life of low-income consumers. The old equipment is destroyed and the chlorofluorocarbon gas (CFC-R12) is collected to be re-used, favoring the preservation of the ozone layer.
Celpe in Pernambuco, and Coelba, in Bahia, develop similar projects with focus on sustainability: they trade recyclable waste for discounts in the electric energy bill. The attitude favors the client when it offers an alternative to acquittanceacquaintance of the bill; it favors the environment because.
Each generation undertaking in Brazil needs to obtain the Environmental Licensing (Previous License, Installation License and Operation License). For each plant, programs are implemented for the redemption to be compensated and get educational and public health education.
Because of its ecological importance, Fernando de Noronha deserves special care for the maintenance of the energy supply in harmony with the environment. The Neoenergia Group, through Celpe, has been developing a pilot project of solar panel installation to heat water in lodges around the island, offers support to the TAMAR Project, which preserves local marine turtles and promotes the sustainable development of the region.
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