Companhia Estadual de Distribuicao de Energia Eletrica CEEED is a Brazil-based company principally engaged in the electrical utilities sector. The Company is involved in the design, construction and operation of distribution systems of electric power. The Company holds the concession for the public service of electric energy distribution in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. As of December 31, 2011, the Company operated in 72 municipalities, serving approximately 1.5 million consumers. Additionally, the Company has four plants of preserved wood production nurseries, located in the Brazilian municipalities of Alegrete, Candiota and Triunfo. It produces wooden posts used in the construction and maintenance of electrical networks.