#EnergiaEolica #Parqueeolico #Bicentenario #EnergiasRenovables #SantaCruz #Argentina #Renovar #Aerogeneradores #Siemens La obra “cumplió con los plazos estipulados y demandó una inversión de US$ 160 millones y para la etapa de construcción generó 190 puestos de trabajo”, según un informe del gobierno provincial. La empresa Petroquímica Comodoro Rivadavia (PCR) inauguró el Parque Eólico del Bicentenario, considerado el […]

Energy Latam Blog | 2016 Jan | W2 – 4

Weekly Highlights Mexico While Brazil’s corruption perception ranking took a hit in Transparency International’s index, Mexico’s remained steady (see map). 2015 was a year to celebrate predictability, but corruption remains an issue with which Mexico must contend as it continues to implement energy reforms. Nonetheless, in contrast with the region’s largest economy, the Mexican government […]

Energy Latam Blog | 2016 Jan | W1

Weekly Highlights (plus a bonus) Feliz Año Nuevo | Happy New Year | Feliz Ano 2016!! Venezuela Earlier this week, newly elected opposition lawmakers were sworn in (English) to the Venezuelan Congress. The opposition won a super majority in Congress that is being challenged by the ruling Socialist party (PSUV). The country’s state-owned oil company, […]

Energy Latam Blog | 2015 Dec | W2

Weekly Highlights Mexico Pemex is looking at entering external markets and is scheduled to open five total franchise (English) gas stations in Houston in December 2015 to test the U.S. market. Pemex brand recognition is high among the large percentage of Hispanics residing in Houston. The new stations are part of a larger strategy (Spanish) to increase […]

Colombia to launch incentives for renewables in February

The Colombian government presented on Monday its tax incentives for investments in renewable energy sources, valid from… Click for Full Story

Energy Latam Blog | 2015 Nov | W2

Mexico The president of GE Mexico, Raúl Gallegos, expressed that investment and energy reforms in Mexico will allow GE to move forward with energy projects that were put on hold this year. GE maintains a tempered but positive outlook (Spanish) regarding its opportunities for growth in Mexico’s energy market. Mexico issued the first concession license for […]

Enel Green plugs in 30-MW wind park in Brazil

Italian renewables developer Enel Green Power SpA (BIT:EGPW) said on Wednesday it has hooked to the grid the 30-MW Dois Riachos wind farm in the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia. The said plant represents the first part of… https://renewables.seenews.com/news/enel-green-plugs-in-30-mw-wind-park-in-brazil-500241

Mexico Grupo Dragon gets licence for 50-MW geothermal project

Mexican energy firm Grupo Dragon, through its subsidiary Geotermica para el Desarrollo, received a concession licence on Tuesday to develop 50 MW of geothermal power in San Pedro Lagunillas, Nayarit state. The licence, the first for a private company, is… https://renewables.seenews.com/news/mexico-grupo-dragon-gets-licence-for-50-mw-geothermal-project-500240

OPDE bets on Mexican solar PV market in its internationalization

The multinational OPDE Group (Navara, Spain) who specialise in the development, investment and maintenance of photovoltaic (PV) farms, increases its activity in Mexico with PV installations on industrial, commercial and residential rooftops, the company reports. From the Mexican office, OPDE aims to… http://www.solarserver.com/solar-magazine/solar-news/current/2015/kw44/opde-bets-on-mexican-solar-pv-market-in-its-internationalization.html

Brazil’s Bahia said to have world’s largest wind power potential

Brazil’s Bahia state has the largest wind power potential in the world, the president of wind energy association ABEEolica, Elbia Gannoum, said on Friday, as cited by local newspaper Correio 24 horas. Gannoum said so during the Water Forum in Minas Gerais, where… https://renewables.seenews.com/news/brazils-bahia-said-to-have-worlds-largest-wind-power-potential-report-498939