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PSR is going global and wins competition in Tunisia

The Brazilian Consulting firm PSR is going global to Tunisia. PSR will deliver optimal planning tools for generation and transmission expansion and medium and long-term operation (OPTGEN & SDDP models).

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Centralized solar exceeds 3 GW of installed capacity in Brazil

Brazil has just surpassed the 3 GW mark of the photovoltaic solar source’s operational power in large plants – six years after the first auction held in 2014 to contract

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BYD opens first lithium battery factory in Brazil

On August 26, BYD, a Chinese manufacturer of automobiles, battery-powered bicycles, buses, forklifts, solar panels, rechargeable batteries, announced that it started operating its first factory dedicated to the production of

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Mori Energia announced the expansion of its shared solar generation service

Brazil’s Mori Energia announced the expansion of its shared solar generation service for residential and rural producers in Minas Gerais with possibilities of savings of 12% to 20% in the

Latin America Marketing & Strategy

Eletrobras defines a new corporate identity

Eletrobras’ Board of Directors approved in a meeting held on July 31, its Strategic Plan 2020-2035. According to the company, the plan defines a new corporate identity. It establishes guidelines

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Brazil will replace oil-fired power plants with natural gas plants

The Brazilian government is adapting the Ten Year Energy Plan to announce the auction schedules for the coming years. The new planning includes, according to the Minister of Mines and

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Brazil replaces foreign Investors for EPC contractor in Angra

The Council of the Investment Partnerships Program (PPI) approved on June 10th, the report of the interministerial committee of Angra 3, which recommended the hiring of a company to complete

Latin America Safety & Regulation

New Head for National Energy Commission of Colombia

Félix Canales, a former engineer from the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the University of Chile, was appointed at the Head of the Regulatory Subdepartment of the National

Latin America Marketing & Strategy

Westinghouse going back to Brazil?

Last February, the president of Eletronuclear, Leonam dos Santos Guimarães and Westinghouse signed a letter of intent (LOI) to extend the operating life of the Angra 1 plant for another