With the acquisition of 100% of International Power, and as
part of the Group's global rebranding policy, since
October 19 the International Power name has changed to the
GDF SUEZ brand.
"International Power" is now "GDF SUEZ
Energy International." The change in brand also
applies to the six major geographic regions of
International Power activity. For example, IPR - GDF SUEZ
Asia has become GDF SUEZ Energy Asia.
The change aims to take advantage of GDF SUEZ brand
strength abroad, giving stakeholders a unified Group image
while streamlining worldwide communications of the Energy
International business line.
Since 2009, GDF SUEZ has implemented a corporate rebranding
policy in Europe covering Germany, Romania, Spain, Poland,
Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, and France.
GDF SUEZ Energy International is in charge of the
Group's energy activities in 30 countries and six
geographic regions (Latin America, North America, the
United Kingdom/Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Middle
Today, GDF SUEZ Energy International has 11,500 employees,
an installed gross power generation capacity of 76.8 GW and
9.8 GW under construction1. In addition to electricity
production, the business line is active in the fields of
retail trade, LNG, natural gas distribution, and seawater
1 As of June 30, 2012.
About GDF SUEZ
GDF SUEZ develops its businesses around a model based on
responsible growth to take up today's major energy
and environmental challenges: meeting energy needs,
ensuring the security of supply, combating climate change
and optimizing the use of resources. The Group provides
highly efficient and innovative solutions to individuals,
cities and businesses by relying on diversified
gas-supply sources, flexible and low-emission power
generation as well as unique expertise in four key
sectors: liquefied natural gas, energy efficiency
services, independent power production and environmental
services. GDF SUEZ employs 218,900 people worldwide and
achieved revenues of €90.7 billion in 2011. The Group is
listed on the Brussels, Luxembourg and Paris stock
exchanges and is represented in the main international
indices: CAC 40, BEL 20, DJ Stoxx 50, DJ Euro Stoxx 50,
Euronext 100, FTSE Eurotop 100, MSCI Europe, ASPI
Eurozone and ECPI Ethical Index EMU.