GDF SUEZ’ strategy is based on:
• speeding up development in fast growing countries;
• strengthening integration and optimizing positions in mature markets;
• preserving a balanced business profile;
• developing activities generating secured returns and recurring cash flows.
GDF SUEZ has strict investment criteria in four areas (strategy, finance, legal and environmental, social & governance) aimed at generating value creation. GDF SUEZ aims at offering an attractive shareholder remuneration and maintaining its solid financial structure and strong cash flows.
This development plan will allow GDF SUEZ to reach ambitious operational targets across all businesses:
• to increase installed capacity to 150 GW by 2016 of which 90 GW1 outside Europe;
• to increase renewable installed capacity by 50% by 2015 (vs 2009).
• to produce ~ 65 Mboe in E&P by 2014-2015;
• to double external LNG sales to emerging markets by 2020 (vs 34 TWh in 2010).
• to increase energy efficiency revenues by 40% by 2016-2017 (vs 2010);
• to reach 2 million of water smart meters by 2014 (+150%);
• to reach a ratio of 2 million tons of waste recovered for 1 million tons eliminated by 2017.
• February 9, 2012 - Publication of 2011 Annual Results
• April 23, 2012 - GDF SUEZ Annual Meeting of Shareholders
The presentations used during the conference are available to download from GDF SUEZ’s website.
A webcast of the event will be available in the coming days.
This communication contains forward-looking information and statements. These statements include financial projections, synergies, cost-savings and estimates, statements regarding plans, objectives, savings, expectations and benefits from the transactions and expectations with respect to future operations, products and services, and statements regarding future performance. Although the management of GDF SUEZ believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, investors and holders of GDF SUEZ securities are cautioned that forward-looking information and statements are not guarantees of future performances and are subject to various risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond the control of GDF SUEZ, that could cause actual results, developments, synergies, savings and benefits to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied or projected by, the forward-looking information and statements. These risks and uncertainties include those discussed or identified in the public filings made by GDF SUEZ with the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), including those listed under “Facteurs de Risque” (Risk factors) section in the Document de Référence filed by GDF SUEZ with the AMF on 28 March 2011 (under no: D.11-0186). Investors and holders of GDF SUEZ securities should consider that the occurrence of some or all of these risks may have a material adverse effect on GDF SUEZ.
About GDF SUEZ
GDF SUEZ develops its businesses around a model based on responsible growth to take up today’s major energy and environmental challenges: meeting energy needs, ensuring the security of supply, fighting against climate change and maximizing the use of resources. The Group provides highly efficient and innovative solutions to individuals, cities and businesses by relying on diversified gas-supply sources, flexible and low-emission power generation as well as unique expertise in four key sectors: liquefied natural gas, energy efficiency services, independent power production and environmental services. GDF SUEZ employs 218,350 people worldwide and achieved revenues of €84.5 billion in 2010. The Group is listed on the Brussels, Luxembourg and Paris stock exchanges and is represented in the main international indices: CAC 40, BEL 20, DJ Stoxx 50, DJ Euro Stoxx 50, Euronext 100, FTSE Eurotop 100, MSCI Europe, ASPI Eurozone and ECPI Ethical Index EMU.
Investor relations contact:
T: +33 (0)1 44 22 66 29 / E: ir[.]gdfsuez.com.