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ees Global – Articles Created by Markus Vlastis | Managing Director and Partner NewCharge Energy , Rodolfo Castro | Analyst Greener

Behind-The-Meter Energy Storage in Brazil

Brazil has an extensive track record in renewable energy generation and has, more recently, attracted international attention by its rapidly growing solar sector. In 2019 2 GW of new PV capacity have been connected to the grid and for coming years the outlook continues to be bright.

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Average solar power price in Brazilian A-6 auction reaches $20.52/MWh

Only 530 MW of the 2.97 GW of renewable energy generation capacity contracted in the procurement exercise went to solar. Eleven solar projects were successful and their final electricity prices were far below those offered by competing technologies.

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High power prices, falling PV costs and new regulations behind Brazil’s solar carnival

The nation’s thriving distributed generation market is flying, as was evident at last week’s Intersolar South America trade show. The sector seems unconcerned by mooted changes to net metering incentives in the new year and when even an environmental non-believer like President Bolsonaro is on side,…

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ees Global – Articles Created by Markus Vlasits, Rennyo Nakabayashi, Rodrigo Sauaia | Brazilian Photovoltaic Solar Energy Association (ABSOLAR)

Energy Storage in Brazil

Brazil is the world’s ninth largest economy. While the country’s recent economic development has been experiencing its ups and downs, Brazil’s electricity sector is definitely worth a closer look.

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Intersolar South America – Industry News

Solar-plus-storage gets its share in Brazil’s auction for non-interconnected state of Roraima

Although only two of the nine projects selected in the auction are for hybrid biomass-solar power plants with some storage, seven will rely on renewable energy sources. The largest selected project, however, is a 123 MW gas power plant in the city of Boa Vista.

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