ANNOUNCEMENT OF TRANSACTION WITH RELATED PARTY
CENTRAIS ELÉTRICAS BRASILEIRAS S/A CNPJ: 00.001.180/0001-26 | NIRE: 533.0000085-9 OPEN COMPANY
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S/A ('Company' or 'Eletrobras') (B3: ELET3, ELET5 & ELET6; NYSE: EBR & EBR.B; LATIBEX: XELT.O & XELT.B) hereby in compliance with Annex 30-XXXIII of CVM Instruction No. 552, dated October 9, 2014, informs its shareholders and the market in general of the following related party transaction:
|Related Party Names||Furnas Centrais Elétricas S.A. ('Furnas') and Banco da Amazônia S.A. ('BASA').|
|Issuer Relationships||Furnas is a subsidiary of Eletrobras, controlled by the Federal Government; BASA is controlled by the Federal Government. The contract was signed on 8/17/2021 by BASA and Furnas, with no guarantees from Eletrobras.|
|Date of the transaction||08/17/2021|
|Object of the Agreement||Contracting of credit operation through the issuance of a Bank Credit Bill.|
|Main Terms and Conditions||Bank Credit Bill in the amount of BRL 200 million, interest rate 122.84% of the CDI p.a., with a total term of 5 years and a grace period of 36 months for payment of the principal. Principal repayments are semiannual and interest payments are monthly.|
|Detailed justification of the reasons why the Company's Management considers that the transaction observed commutative conditions or provides for adequate compensatory payment||In view of the competitive process carried out by Furnas with the main financial institutions, it is observed that the contract was carried out under market conditions.|
|Eventual participation of the counterparty, its partners or administrators in the decision process of the issuer's subsidiary regarding the transaction or the negotiation of the transaction as representatives of the Company, describing these interests.||The Board of Directors of Eletrobras, on 07/16/2021, manifested itself in favor of the contracting of the long-term credit operation by Furnas with BASA, without the provision of guarantees by Eletrobras.|
Rio de Janeiro, August 26, 2021.
Elvira Cavalcanti Presta
CFO and Investor Relations Officer
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