The projects identified, which are all consistent with our business areas, include:
Following the launch of meetings with selected operators in our reference territories, in March 2019 we completed the acquisition of a 51% stake in the company "Pescara Distribuzione Gas". This transaction marks the start of a process that will lead Acea to play a major role in this important strategic sector.
EBITDA when fully operational: 5-20 million Euro
Investments: 35-110 million Euro (17 million Euro for Pescara)
Smart Energy Efficiency
We are considering acquisitions of ESCOs and will be launching projects in trigeneration and the development of thermal insulation.
EBITDA when fully operational: 5-10 million Euro
Investments: 50-70 million Euro
Acea is speeding up its development of plants, including through possible strategic partnerships within the scope of sector consolidation.
EBITDA when fully operative: 40-60 million Euro
Investments: 200-350 million Euro
Acquisition of customers
In order to acquire new customers, Acea is valuating opportunities in connection with market consolidation.
EBITDA when fully operational: 8-12 million Euro
Investments: 60-90 million Euro
Growth on FER
Acea intends to accelerate growth in energy from renewable sources, with a particular focus on photovoltaics. For this purpose, the group is considering teaming up with a financial partner, without corporate control.
EBITDA when fully operational: approximately 10 million Euro
Investments: approximately 70 million Euro
Acea is considering the potential exploitation of water operator consolidation opportunities in the reference territories (for example, Tuscany and Umbria) la possibilità di cogliere opportunità di consolidamento degli operatori idrici nei territori di riferimento (es. Toscana, Umbria).
EBITDA when fully operational: 30-90 million Euro
Investments: 60-150 million Euro
Overall, strategic initiatives implemented during the plan time frame may contribute towards 2022 EBITDA up to a maximum total of 200 million Euro.