Brazil to use World Bank loan to strengthen its energy sector

The World Bank has approved a $38 million loan to help Brazil to modernise and strengthen its energy sector through the META programme
solar pv

A weak economy and COVID-19 affects Brazillian solar PV sector

Increasing import costs, fall in energy usage and indefinitely postponed auctions are likely to impact the momentum of the Brazillian solar PV sector.
first climate

Panama: Enel and First Climate sign first-of-its-kind I-REC sale agreement

Enel Green Power has signed an agreement for the sale of International Renewable Energy Certificates (I-RECs) with First Climate.
Heineken Mexico

Heineken, Enel form historic 10-year 100% renewables alliance

Heineken Mexico and Enel Green Power have signed a 10-year renewable energy deal to power the operations of the Dutch brewery firm in Mexico.
first climate

Enel, Nestle expand cooperation on energy sustainability in Panama

Enel and food and beverage brand Nestle have expanded their partnership on renewable energy and decarbonisation in Panama.
Enel Green Power

Five-year renewables deal to power 1.3 million Guatemalans

Enel Green Power has signed a five-year renewable energy purchase agreement with Empresa Electrica de Guatemala SA

Guatemala utility implements ToU rates thanks to Landis+Gyr

EEGSA has completed an advanced metering infrastructure project with Landis+Gyr.
ABB South America

ABB signs $100 million South American T&D resilience contract

ABB Power Grids has signed a five-year framework contract estimated to be worth around $100 million with South America’s largest utility company, Interconexion Electrica S.A. E.S.P. (ISA).
latin america

Coronavirus crisis could promote smart grids in Latin America

CONICET's Patricio G. Donato discusses how hte current Coronavirus crisis can result in the development and implementation of smart grids in Latin America.
Brazil solar

Partners announce Brazil’s “largest solar energy purchase”

Latin American renewable energy company Atlas Renewable Energy, and British mining company Anglo American, have announced the signing of the largest solar energy purchase and sale contract in Brazil with an investment of R$881 Million ($181 million).

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