Message from the CEO

Sustainability is core to both our strategy and our culture

Andrés Gluski

President & Chief Executive Officer

Working with our communities, partners and customers, we have transformed our company to be a leader in carbon-free (and low carbon) energy solutions. We are committed to improving our carbon footprint through both near-term and long-term targets, and are leading the innovation of new technologies that empower others as well.

AES was one of the first companies to voluntarily help reduce greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, starting with carbon offset and reforestation projects in the late 1980s. Today we continue the tradition of working proactively with all of our stakeholders to improve people’s lives in a responsible, clean and sustainable way.

For the planet

Accelerating clean growth and innovation

Growth in renewables and energy storage is core to AES’ strategy.


For our people

Bringing our people together for greater impact

Our people are passionate about meeting the world’s current and future energy needs.

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For our communities

Partnering with communities for the future of energy

We commit to strengthening positive impact through socioeconomic and environmental partnerships that improve lives today and in the future.



Our sustainability goals

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Intend to have zero coal in our portfolio*


Generation portfolio carbon intensity in line with a well-below 2°C scenario


Net zero carbon emissions from electricity sales**


Net zero carbon emissions for entire business portfolio**

*Through asset sales, fuel conversions and retirements, while maintaining reliability and affordability, and subject to necessary approvals

**Actions assume new policies that facilitate transition to low emissions energy systems, such as a price on carbon. Includes scope 1 and 2 emissions for 2040 and scope 3 for 2050