As one of the world’s largest power companies, AES owns and operates a diverse and growing portfolio of generation and distribution businesses with the capacity to serve 100 million people worldwide. Our power plants encompass a broad range of technologies and fuel types, from coal to gas to renewables such as wind, hydro and biomass. Our utilities power major cities, from São Paulo to Indianapolis to Douala.
AES brings the combined expertise of a global force of 29,000 people to each of our businesses. Sharing knowledge among that network is a core component of the way AES does business. It’s how we work, and how we improve. Our customers and business partners count on the unique insights of our people, benefiting from the collective experience of AES. That’s why we deploy networks of experts—circulating ingenuity and best practices throughout our global enterprise to continually bring insights and expertise to each particular challenge.
AES has always been a values-driven company. Rooted in the cultures in which we live and work, we are dedicated to improving the lives of the people we serve. Honoring our commitments to all of our stakeholders—our customers, teammates, communities, owners, suppliers and partners—is explicitly part of our shared values. Our stated values put safety first and stress that all of our people act with integrity and strive for excellence. We also embrace having fun through work. It’s a unique aspect of our culture and people, who bring to work every day a passion and belief that AES can and does make a difference. These values both reflect who we are, and help to shape our future and the world around us.