Price Sensitive Press Release

Rome, 3 August 2016 – Fitch Ratings has today announced that it has confirmed Acea SpA’s “BBB+” rating of its long-term debt and “F2” rating of its short-term debt, with a “Stable” outlook.

The agency explained that its decision to confirm the rating and outlook is based on the Group’s strategic focus on its regulated businesses, its balanced financial structure and the greater visibility for its water and electricity distribution businesses following the recent tariff reviews.