The results of the first nine months of 2021 show a significant growth in terms of EBITDA, around 9.6%. A growth that is significant also for its strong organic component.
Leveraging on a proactive approach in non-regulated business, today Hera can fully benefit from the recovery in volumes compared to the period of restrictions imposed by the pandemic while it is reaping the attractive returns from the energy efficiency solutions developed under the incentive system provided by the National Recovery and Resilience Plan.
The results of the first nine months of 2021 show that Hera is pursuing the targets indicated in its long-term strategy. Results delivered quarter after quarter prove consistency with these commitments and flexibility in their achievement even against changing contexts.
The utilities sector is certainly not one of the sectors that investors have favoured during 2021; nevertheless, Hera shares have performed well since the beginning of the year, leveraging the generally positive tone of the stock markets and a number of Company-specific factors that have boosted the share price.
The energy efficiency business is experiencing an unprecedented expansion, given the incentive systems that the Italian government is providing, mostly in the private condominium market.
Hera has always been active in the market for private residential customers, large condominiums. Since the introduction of the 110% ecobonus, the Group has continued to position itself as a leading operator with consolidated experience in energy requalification work.