The significant level of investment made by Red Eléctrica also entails other benefits for society as the investment has a boosting effect on the country's economic activity. By encouraging production, an increase in wealth generation (measured through GDP) and, as a consequence, employment is promoted, and public administrations have more income that can be devoted to improvements in the general well-being of society.
In 2017, the Company adopted a methodology that allows us to estimate the total impact generated from an initial investment. The calculations are made taking into account direct, indirect and induced impacts.
|Income - GDP (m€)||121||126||10||257|
|Employment (No. of jobs)||2,100||2,276||307||4,683|
|Tax revenue (m€)||48||48||4||100|