EDF is present in the hydro and gas power generation markets in South America. In Brasil, Norte Fluminense, a thermoelectric power plant, supplies 22% of the electricity consumed in Rio. EDF also owns in Brasil 51% of a 402 MW hydropower plant in Mato Grosso State. In Chile, EDF owns 50% of GMH, Generadora Metropolitana, with 750 MW of thermal generation and 480 MW Solar PV generation under construction.
EDF Group owns 75.5% of Framatome which is active in the nuclear industry in the North America. Framatome is an international leader in designing and supplying nuclear steam supply systems and nuclear equipment, services and fuel for high levels of safety and performance.