EDP updates the identification of material issues every year, taking into account their influence on the decision-making, actions and performance of the organization and its stakeholders. Their priority is established according to their relevance and mean
The materiality analysis assesses and prioritises the relevance of an issue for EDP and its stakeholders, in order to support the organisation's decision-making and strategy development process. From this process, the material themes for EDP are obtained, which are the ones able to affect the value creation for the company in the short, medium and long term, and at the same time, are recognized as being important for the different EDP's stakeholders.
In 2017, as a result of the conducted analysis, 16 material themes were identified for the Group, which have developed in relation to the previous year according to the matrix below: