cooling solutions

IFC, UK’s BEIS partner on sustainable cooling solutions in Latin America

World Bank's IFC and the UK government's BEIS partner to bring their climate-friendly cooling solutions to Latin America.
grid digital twin

Digitisation underway at Dominican Republic’s largest coal plant

GE is providing the Corporación Dominicana de Empresas Eléctricas Estatales with a combined software and services package at the coal-fired Central Termoeléctrica Punta Catalina power plant.
Enel

Enel deploys one of the world’s largest grid virtualisation projects

Enel has partnered with a consortium of technology companies to deploy one of the world’s largest network virtualisation projects.

New deal strengthens Siemens Gamesa’s position in Chile

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received a new 60MW order to extend the Cabo Leones 1 wind project in Chile, operated by EDF and Ibereólica Renovables.
OLEDA

OLADE and IRENA partner to drive green recovery in Latin America

IRENA and OLADE have expanded their partnership to ensure the adoption and use of renewable energy accelerates for economic recovery against COVID-19.
Latin America Wind

Mexico, Central America and Caribbean hit record wind capacity

Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean saw a record 1,830 megawatts (MW) of new wind power capacity installed across the region in 2019 – a 126% year-on-year increase in additions, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie.
Itron energy infrastructure

Itron selects Accell as regional distributor in Latin America

Itron has partnered with Accell to expand its footprint in the Latin America smart grid market. Acell is now Itron’s regional partner and lead distributor.
smart grid infrastructure

Smart grid infrastructure investments in South America to hit $18.1 billion

Countries in South America will invest $18.1 billion in smart grid infrastructure over the next decade, according to Northeast Group.
brazil

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.

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