Reasons to be an associate

Access to inside information about the renewable electricity sector
Technical and legal advice
Increased visibility and negotiating strength of the sector
Reception of press and legislation alerts
Inclusion and reception of APREN’s yearbook

How to become an associate

1 Fill in the application form

Fill in the application form available on this page.

2 Submit the application to APREN

You can do it by email (apren@apren.pt) or letter.

Representativeness of APREN Associates

At the end of 2018 the representativeness of APREN was as follows:

Hydraulic
99%
Wind
97%
Biomass
28%
Solar
25%
Oceans
0%
Geothermal
100%
92%
Total

 

APREN accounts for more than 90% of the total installed capacity of renewable electricity production sources in Portugal. Note: currently there are no ocean power plants in operation in our country.

Admission Conditions

Producers

Holders (natural or legal person) of establishment licenses for electric power plants from renewable sources.

Non producers

Any natural or legal person, interested in the technical, legal, financial and economic progress of the production of electricity from renewable sources, and can unequivocally contribute for the purposes of APREN.

Rights

  • Participate in the activities promoted by APREN;
  • Participate and vote in the General Meetings;
  • Elect and be elected to the Corporate Bodies;
  • Convening the General Assemblies under the terms of artº 15º, nº2 of the Statutes;
  • Receive from the Association information that is appropriate and opportune;
  • Give up its quality as Member under the terms of article od the Statutes.

Obligations

  • Attend the General Meetings and meetings that are convened;
  • Comply with the Statutes and other internal regulations , and the decisions of the Governing Bodies;
  • Punctually pay dues and other approved charges;
  • Report to APREN their identification data and any changes to it;
  • Inform APREN about the elements related to its activities and Member categories, as well as any changes to it;
  • Contribute to the pursuit of the object and purposes of APREN.