Latin America, state of the art in solar tracking

Convinced of the need to change their energy model, Latin American countries have been galvanised into implementing more and more renewable energy projects. Soltec Energías Renovables is committed to technology and innovation as it...

Keys to minimising risks in the development of PV projects in Central America

The development potential of solar PV projects in Central America has multiplied in recent years. Guatemala already has an important connected plant, while there are other interesting projects in an advanced phase of construction...

PV competitiveness in Chile

April saw the publication by Creara of the sixth issue in the series of PV Grid Parity Monitor (GPM) reports that this time is exclusively focused on the Chilean market. The report contains a...

Latin America, a huge global PV market

With high insolation levels and growing demand, Latin America is positioned to become one of the most attractive regions on the planet for solar development. According to the latest edition of the Latin America...

Mexico lays the foundations to promote the use of hybrid and electric vehicles

Despite the fact that hybrid and electric vehicles have been available on the international market for over 10 years, there are barely 222 units in circulation in Mexico, compared with 290,000 in the USA...

Street lighting study for the municipality of Puerto Varas. Taking steps towards energy efficiency...

Energy saving is a fundamental chapter in the progressive transformation of today’s cities into smart cities. Energy consumption is growing in parallel to the economic development of society, a fact that is linked to...

Latin America: over 50,000 kms of coastline for offshore wind power

In recent years, Latin America has experienced sustained economic and population growth, with the consequent rise in energy demand. The World Bank and the International Energy Agency estimate that by 2030, global energy demand...

Promoting renewable energy within the framework of the Energy Reform: the case of wind...

Natural resources play a central role in Mexico’s energy policy due to the fact they allow electricity to be generated, diversifying the energy grid and contributing to sustainable energy security. In August 2014, secondary legislation...

TOP 5 Latin American countries for renewables in 2015

Latin America continues to be an attractive market for renewable energy developers despite big changes in the energy sector at a global level in recent months. Renewable technologies are seen as a technical and...

Energy management systems

The implementation of the international standard ISO 50001 has made it possible to be able to rely on a globally recognised method for the introduction of energy management systems (EMS). However, ensuring that this...