Eletrobras: Official Host Utility of Brazil's premier international electric power event

 Eletrobras: Official Host Utility of Brazil's premier international electric
                                 power event

PennWell do Brasil's globally recognized Power Brasil Events will receive full
support from Eletrobras as Host Utility, in addition to a confirmed keynote
presentation by Eletrobras's president, Dr. Jose da Costa Carvalho Neto

PR Newswire

SAO PAULO, Aug. 21, 2014

SAO PAULO, Aug.21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --PennWell do Brasil, organizer of the
largest co-located electric power event in Brazil, covering generation (with
specific focus on hydropower), transmission and distribution of electricity,
has announced Eletrobras as the Official Host Utility of 2014's Power Brasil
Events (POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil and DistribuTECH Brasil). The
events take place in Sao Paulo, from 21 to 23 October, at the Transamerica
Expo Center.

Eletrobras to provide full support of PennWell do Brasil energy events

Consolidated as the biggest electricity company in Latin America, Eletrobras
supports and believes in the PennWell do Brasil events initiative, which
promotes debates and discussions to find solutions to current problems that
Brazil has been facing in the energy sector. Along with the support of the
company, Eletrobras's president, Dr. Jose da Costa Carvalho Neto, will also
participate of the events with a keynote presentation about the current status
and future of the electric power market of Brazil.

"For Eletrobras, it is essential to support initiatives that actually promote
discussions and significant changes in the sector, as is with PennWell's
events, which are known worldwide for generating debates about real issues
faced by the energy sector. We believe that from this year's events, during
the conferences, may emerge direct contributions and relevant solutions to
Brazil's electricity sector," says Jose da Costa, President, Eletrobras.

The events will include nearly30 conference sessions, each with multiple
presentations that involves the participation by utility, academic, corporate
and government experts from different countries and specific niches of

Among the associations supporting the Power Brasil Events are ABCE, ABRACE,

"We are very happy with all the support we have been receiving and with the
participation of representatives from important companies of the sector, such
as Eletrobras. It is a gratifying recognition to our work" celebrates Stuart
Graham, from PennWell do Brasil. "Our goal is to attract a very qualified
audience, so the discussions can be relevant and truly transformative,"
completes Graham.

For more information, please contact Tim Chambers, at tchambers@pennwell.com

About PennWell do Brasil:

PennWell do Brasil is owned by PennWell Corp. Founded in 1910, PennWell Corp.
is a privately held and highly diversified business-to-business media and
information company that provides quality content and integrated marketing
solutions for the following industries: oil and gas, electric power generation
and delivery, hydropower, renewable energy, water and wastewater treatment,
waste management, electronics, semiconductor manufacturing, optoelectronics,
fiber optics, aerospace and avionics, LEDs and lighting, fire and emergency
services, and dental. PennWell publishes more than 130 print and online
magazines and newsletters, conducts 60 conferences and exhibitions on six
continents, and has an extensive offering of books, maps, websites, research
and database services. In addition to the PennWell do Brasil office in Rio de
Janeiro and global headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the company has major
offices in Nashua, New Hampshire; Houston; London; San Diego and Mountain
View, California; Fairlawn, New Jersey; Moscow; Manama, Bahrain; and Hong
Kong.For more information, please visit www.pennwell.com.

PR contacts:

Mariana Lima – mariana@aheadcomunicacao.com.br- (11) 3063-3816

Gabrieli Mello – gabrieli@aheadcomunicacao.com.br - (11) 3063-3816

Sharon Woiler –sharon@aheadcomunicacao.com.br- (11) 3063-3816

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