about-us-overview

Overview

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 16 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 18,000 people is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2016 revenues were $14 billion and we own and manage $36 billion in total assets.

We are dedicated to improving the lives of our customers by leveraging our energy solutions that encompass a broad range of technologies and fuel types, including coal, diesel, gas, oil, pet coke and renewables. Our people share a passion to help meet the world’s current and increasing energy needs, while providing communities and countries the opportunity for economic growth due to the availability of reliable, affordable electric power.

Our Mission

Improving lives by providing safe, reliable and sustainable energy solutions in every market we serve.

AES Quick Facts

  • Operating in 16 countries across four continents
  • 36 GW of generating capacity
  • Seven utility companies
  • $14 billion in annual revenues in 2016
  • A global workforce of approximately 18,000 people