South america

Peru authorizes 160MW solar endeavor by Spanish gamer
Peru has actually swung with 2 massive solar projects Spanish company Continua Energías Positivas is wanting to create in the southeast, bringing an increase to PV throughout the brand-new power priest's initial week in workplace.
Feb 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, Latin america, peru, Continua, arequipa
Brazilian hydropower dam to host 30 MW of drifting solar
Belgium's Tractebel will certainly develop 3 drifting PV projects at the 52.2 MW Batalha hydropower project, which is had by Brazilian state-run power business Eletrobras Furnas.
Feb 14, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, floating PV, South america, Brazil, Tractebel
Spain's Continua gets go-head for 160 MW of PV plants in Peru
Spanish renewable resource firm Continua Energias Positivas got on Wednesday the thumbs-up from the Peruvian federal government to create 2 solar plants with an integrated capability of 160 MW.
Feb 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, PV plants, South america, Europe, Trina Solar, peru, Continua
Canadian Solar Gets $55 Mn Financing for its Lavras Solar Project in Brazil
Canadian Solar has actually protected 225.2 million Brazilian reais (USD 55 million) project funding from BNB for its Lavras solar energy projects in Brazil
Feb 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Canadian Solar, South america, Brazil, International, Shawn Qu, Lavras Solar Project
Ibereolica seeks approval for 500MW job in Chile
Spanish renewables company Ibereolica Renovables has actually submitted an environmental impact declaration for its 500MW Antofogasta Task in Chile.
Feb 5, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Grids, Spain, pv power plants, Chile, South america, Europe, antofagasta, ibereolica
Forecasting solar power generation with 'deep photovoltaic nowcasting'
The 'deep photovoltaic nowcasting' task established by Chile's Institute of Engineering Sciences of the University of O'Higgins, Canada's Laval University and Japan's Kyoto University, seeks to make short-term, high-resolution forecasts of solar power generation.
Feb 4, 2020 // Technology, Japan, Canada, Chile, South america, Asia, North America, Rodrigo Verschae
Top Five Emerging Markets for Clean Energy Investment
Jan 31, 2020 // Market Research, India, China, Chile, South america, Brazil, Asia, Kenya, Africa
Brazil to become competitive solar panel maker
According to medium-term forecasts, Brazil is likely to become a competitive PV panel manufacturer globally and a major player among Latin American countries.
Jan 29, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, South america, Brazil, PV panel
Jinko Signs one of its Biggest Distribution Agreements in Brazil
Jinko Solar Holding and Aldo Solar have announced a long-term partnership in one of the most important distribution deals signed by Jinko Solar in Brazil
Jan 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Jinko Solar, South america, Brazil, solar modules, International, Distribution Agreement
Enel powers up 475MW of auction-backed bifacial solar in Brazil
The Brazilian renewable energy subsidiary of power giant Enel Group has brought online a 475MW bifacial solar project in Brazil’s northeastern state of Piauí.
Jan 14, 2020 // Markets & Finance, EDP, Enel, bifacial, South america, Brazil, auction, paraiba, piaui
EDPR bags solar PPA for 66 MW in Brazil
EDP Renovaveis SA (ELI:EDPR) has secured a power purchase agreement (PPA) for the output of the 66-MW Lagoa solar park it plans to build in the Brazilian state of Paraiba.
Jan 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, PPA, South america, Brazil, EDPR
BYD intends to increase production of solar panels in Brazil
Shenzhen-based BYD intends to significantly increase the production of solar panels in Brazil in 2020, in response to demand from the local market, said the director of marketing and sustainability of BYD in Brazil, Adalberto Maluf.
Jan 9, 2020 // Manufacturing, Canadian Solar, Solar Panels, South america, Brazil, BYD
Bolsonaro scraps solar tax planned by Brazilian regulator
The Brazilian president said the potential introduction of a grid fee for net metered solar systems will be eliminated thanks to an urgent ad-hoc decree expected to be approved soon by parliament. The proposed ‘solar tax’ would have affected all new PV installations with a generation capacity of no larger than 5 MW under Brazil’s net metering regime.
Jan 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Policy, South america, Brazil, jair bolsonaro, ANEEL, Rodrigo Maia, David Alcolumbre, André Pepitone
Canada’s Solar Provider Group enters Brazilian PV with US$250m push
Canada’s Solar Provider Group (SPG) is the latest foreign developer to enter the Brazilian PV market, with a plan to invest US$250 million over the next five years.
Jan 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance, South america, Latin america, Brazil, Solar Provider Group, spg
Solar Provider Group Plans to Invest $250 mn in Brazilian Solar Market
Solar Provider Group has arranged a team to enter the Brazilian solar market with the goal to complete investments worth $250 million over the next 5 years
Dec 24, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, South america, Brazil, Solar Provider Group