MAN Energy Solutions to supply methanol reactor for Chile efuels pilot

HIF’s ‘Haru Oni’ project in the Magallanes region of southern Chile is to pilot the production of green hydrogen and synthetic fuels from wind.

Trinidad and Tobago hydrogen research collaborative launched

The Trinidad and Tobago Hydrogen Research Collaborative is to investigate how to incorporate green hydrogen into the country's energy mix.

Merger to create a $1.5 billion utility giant in Colombia

Colombian power company Grupo Energía Bogotá and Chile-based Enel Americas propose to create a new local utility Enel Colombia.

First cryogenic energy storage facility to be installed in Chile

Highview Enlasa’s first liquid air energy storage facility in Latin America will be a 50MW/500MWh CRYOBattery system in the Atacama region of Chile.

Chile’s electricity coordinator launches blockchain renewables registry

The RENOVA platform is designed to provide a national registry of all the renewable energies generated and consumed in Chile.

New distributed generation hits record in Argentina

A record almost 1MW of new distributed generation was installed in April in Argentina, the country’s energy ministry has announced

Latin America’s innovation outlook

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) LAC innovation index GAP analysis results reveal that disruptive trends such as decarbonisation, decentralisation and digitalisation are accelerating the transformation of the Latin American and Caribbean energy industry, write Gavin Rennie and Dafna Siegert.
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Smart grid drivers in Latin America

Latin America is a massive potential market for the globalisation of smart energy. Projections show the region accounts for over 85 million smart meter deployments by 2029.

Brazilian water company Sabesp upgrades metering with 100k IoT units

Sabesp has announced the completion of its smart meters project as part of efforts to enhance its revenue collection and system management.

Smart energy drive in Barbados

The Barbadian government has launched Smart Energy Barbados to support its goal to be 100% renewable powered by 2030.

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