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MPC and Martifer partner for renewables in Colombia
22 March, 2018
MPC Capital and Martifer Renewables are to form a strategic partnership...
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Chile's RE potential ‘promises multiple benefits’ – IEA
Friday, January 26, 2018 by Chile has emerged as a world-class destination for solar and wind energy developers, according to the International Energy Agency’s latest review of the country’s energy policies.

$6 bn investment in Argentina's RE sector in prospect
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 by New market rules that will allow large power users to directly meet their renewable power obligations through private supply contracts could lead to US$6 billion being invested in...

Wärtsilä contracts for 92 MW power plant in Argentina
Tuesday, November 01, 2016 by Wärtsilä is to supply a 92 MW gas-fired baseload power plant to Sullair Argentina.

BNDES shifts its focus to renewables
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 by Brazil’s development bank says it will no longer fund new coal or oil fired power plants but will increase support for renewable energy projects.

Mexico confirms renewables winners
Wednesday, October 05, 2016 by Authorities in Mexico have awarded contracts for the construction of 36 renewable energy projects in its latest clean energy auction.

Chilean auction selects winners
Friday, August 26, 2016 by Chile’s National Energy Commission (CNE) has awarded contracts for thermal, hydro, wind and solar power plants in its latest auction, it has announced.

Power crisis forces two-day week in Venezuela
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Venezuela's government has implemented rolling blackouts and imposed a two-day working week for government workers in response to the country's severe power crisis.

Chile adopts new energy goals
Thursday, January 07, 2016 by Chile has formally adopted a new energy plan aimed at improving energy security and growing the contribution made to its energy system by renewables.

EDF wins 117 MW in Brazil auction
Tuesday, December 01, 2015 by EDF Energies Nouvelles has won a long term power purchase agreement for 117 MW of wind power capacity in Brazil's latest energy auction.

Enel Green Power is clear winner in Brazil auction
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by Brazil's latest solar auction has awarded over 800 MW of capacity at ¢8/kWh. Firms awarded capacity in the competitive auction process include Enel Green Power, Canadian Solar and Conergy.

Thermal generators win in Brazil auction  
Monday, May 18, 2015 by Brazil will add 1627 MW of new thermal capacity following its latest auction of power contracts.

Banks shore up Brazilian utilities
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 by A group of 13 banks have pledged a loan of BR11.2 billion ($5.1 billion) for Brazil's electric power sector.

Enel signs Mexico agreement
Monday, January 20, 2014 by Enel is planning to exchange information and experiences in the fields of geothermal energy technology and smart grids after signing an MOU with Mexico's Instituto de...

Brazil plans licence auction
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 by Brazilian energy research corporation EPE says that the country's government will auction off licences for more than 3500 MW of new electricity generating capacity in August.

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