CGE Distribución, a subsidiary of energy holding company CGE Group, is a Chilean power distributor with operations in regions Valparaíso (V), O'Higgins (VI), Maule (VII), Biobío (VIII), La Araucanía (IX), and the southern area of the Metropolitan region (XIII). The company serves over 1.8mn clients through more than 21,000km of medium voltage transmission lines and over 22,000km of lower voltage transmission lines. Profit for the year 2015 totalled US$39.4 million. That year, the company distributed a total of 9,212GWh to its clients. CGE Distribución was created in 2003, and that same year it acquired power distributor Rio Maipo, which first became a subsidiary and was then absorbed into the company. In late 2014, the firm completed a new reorganization process, under which the firm absorbed the operations of subsidiaries Empresa Eléctrica de Melipilla, Colchagua y Maule (EMELECTRIC) and Empresa Eléctrica de Talca (EMETAL).