AES IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
AES began operations in the Dominican Republic in 1997 with the firm conviction of adding value to be national energy market and contributing to the development of the communities it serves. Today AES Dominicana is positioned as the principal investor Group with modern energy facilities, with the latest generation technology, and the most price-competitive array of fuels used in the generation of electricity in the Dominican market. AES Dominicana’s investments exceed 800 millions dollars, and have a direct impact on the lives the 300 workers. This Group constitutes one of the principal supports for the National Interconnected Electrical System (NIES), supplying around 40% of the country’s energy demand.