About us

RELOP – Association of the Portuguese-Speaking Energy Regulators – is an international organization, focused on the promotion of professional training and knowledge-sharing between specialists and professionals of the Member-Entities.

Emerged from the convergence of wills manifested in the Conference “Energy Regulation in Portuguese Speaking Countries” by 5 regulators, RELOP was founded in 2008.

In 2018, with the deepening of the union between Member-Entities, RELOP acquired the legal status of “Association” under Portuguese law, which formalises its activity.

This change allowed the Association to further its recognition and raise its activity patterns, with new initiatives and projects.

Presently, RELOP consists of 12 members.

Being a reference association among energy sector regulators.

Promote the cooperation and the share of experiences, inspiration and innovation in order to guarantee the protection of present and future consumers through a robust regulatory policy, integrating the entire Portuguese-speaking community on the basis of the Portuguese language.