Latin America

NEWS

Demand for electricity and natural gas fuel fall in Mexico amid...

COVID-19 hurt electricity demand in most countries around the world and Mexico is no exception. The country’s lockdowns has curbed electricity demand...

Wärtsilä awarded two power plant EPC contracts in Latin America

Wärtsilä has been awarded full EPC contracts for two power plants in Latin America. Wärtsilä will also operate and maintain both of the plants under a 10-year O&M service agreement. Together.

LONGi supplies 123MW of high-efficiency modules for Solarpack’s Granja PV plant...

Developed, built and operated by Spanish group Solarpack, the Granja PV plant is located in Chile's Atacama Desert and began feeding electricity into the...

LONGi signs a contract with Atlas Renewable Energy for supply of...

LONGi has announced that it has recently signed a contract with Atlas Renewable Energy to supply 122 MW of Hi-MO4 bifacial modules for one...

ARTICLES

Floating wind power: Brazil as an active player in the race for clean energy

Wind power is one of the most studied topics in the renewable energy sector. In recent decades, the approach has particularly focused on different aspects of the modelling and analysis of onshore wind turbines....

“Samba” auctions, a model for Latin America

Brazil started its power sector reform in 1996. It created the basic conditions for private participation to take place in the electricity market. It established an independent system operator, to ensure open access and...

Breaking down the barriers to e-mobility in Mexico

As in other countries, sustainable mobility is starting to gain momentum in Mexico, first appearing on government agendas at the start of the last decade. Milestones of this story include the creation of mobility...

REPORTS & SPECIALS

Wind Power. Special Report MIREC Week. April 2017

Special report focusing on the renewables market in Mexico, published as a separate issue to the April 2017 edition of FuturENERGY for special distribution at MIREC Week, an event that ran from 8 to...

PV. Latin America Special Report. September 2016

Special issue focusing on solar PV, with special attention to the Latin Amarican market, published as a supplement to the September 2016 issue of FuturENERGY, for special distribution at the folowing events: CIREC Week...

Mexico. MIREC Week Special Report. May 2016

Special report focusing on the renewables market in Mexico, published as a separate issue to the May 2016 edition of FuturENERGY for special distribution at MIREC Week, an event that ran from 16 to...

PRODUCTS

EVENTS

Growatt extends Shine Elite Training Workshops to Brazil

Growatt has been actively expanding into the Americas for the past years with increasing investments in local warehouses, service teams and training workshops across the continent. On 8th November Growatt’s Shine Elite training workshop...

MIREC WEEK 2019 will offer an overview of Mexico’s renewable energy sector under a...

MIREC WEEK 2019, Mexico’s leading clean energy congress and exhibition, will take place alongside a period of changes and new business opportunities within the country’s renewable energy sector as a result of a new...

Billions of dollars will flow into distributed PV in Mexico by 2025

With Latin America's emergence as the hottest region for solar development in recent years, Mexico has taken the lead with a dynamic energy transition that sets the stage for unprecedented solar growth. An abundance...