Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras, following up on the release disclosed on January 7, 2021, informs that today it has concluded the sale of the totality of its 49% interest in Eólica Mangue Seco 1 – Geradora e Comercializadora de Energia Elétrica S.A. (Eólica Mangue Seco 1) to V2I Energia S.A., invested by Vinci Energia Fundo de Investimento em Participações em Infraestrutura, managed by Vinci Infraestrutura Gestora de Recursos Ltda.
After the fulfillment of all the precedent conditions, the operation was concluded with the payment of R$ 44.0 million to Petrobras, already with the adjustments provided for in the stock purchase and sale agreement.
The present disclosure is in accordance with the internal rules of Petrobras and with the special regime of asset disinvestment by the federal mixed economy societies, foreseen in the Decree 9.188/2017.
This operation is aligned to the strategy of portfolio optimization and the improvement of the company’s capital allocation, aiming the maximization of value for its shareholders.
About Eólica Mangue Seco 1
Eólica Mangue Seco 1 is part of a complex of four wind farms (Mangue Seco 1, Mangue Seco 2, Mangue Seco 3 and Mangue Seco 4) located in Guamaré, in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, with a total installed capacity of 104 MW. Eólica Mangue Seco 1 owns and operates a wind farm with 26 MW capacity.
About Vinci Infraestrutura Gestora de Recursos Ltda.
Vinci is a limited company responsible for the management of infrastructure funds of the Vinci Partners Group, thus understood as Vinci Infraestrutura Gestora de Recursos Ltda. and its subsidiaries (“Vinci Group”), which currently has over R$ 47 billion under management. The Vinci Group was founded in 2009 and has 226 employees, including 33 partners, divided into offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Recife and New York.
The Vinci Group has investments in various sectors of the economy, among which are the investments made in Equatorial Energia S.A. (energy), Light (energy), LEST – Linhas de Energia do Sertão Transmissora (energy), Água Vermelha Transmissora (energy), Arcoverde Transmissão de Energia (energy), Transmissora Porto Alegrense de Energia (energy), Grupo Los Grobo (agribusiness), Austral (insurance and reinsurance), Unidas (car rental), Inbrands (retail), Burger King (retail), Le Biscuit (retail), Cecrisa (ceramic tiles), Companhia Brasileira de Offshore (shipping) , Uniasselvi (higher education), Dominos Brasil (retail), Vero (telecom) and Cura (health).