Colombia: Miel II will contribute to the country’s electricity service deficit
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Source: Caracol.com.co, Sept 29, 2019
The Miel II Hydroelectric Power Plant, located on the coffee region, is a project for the generation of clean and environmentally friendly energy and has a purpose that is not only local, but also a national one that bets on the energy balance, under a structure called water cutting edge.
It will be able to generate 120 megawatts and requires an investment of approximately 200 million dollars for its construction, based on clean energy, that is, it does not require displacement of communities and seeks the care of the fauna and flora of the region, because it does not count with systems such as reservoir or flood, but it captures the water of the La Miel River by means of an 8 meter high and 25 wide weir that allows the passage of a flow guaranteeing life downstream.
Panama tries to prioritize issues for its energy agenda
Source: Centralamericandata, Sept 28, 0219 The five points that will be a priority to define the country’s energy future will be known soon. Today, all the actors involved, from generators, distributors and regulators are sitting at a table with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Among the points that will be addressed…
Aña Cua: Soon to sign contracts.
Source: Elperiódicodelaenergía, Oct2, 0219 On October 7 at the Yacyretá hydroelectric power station (on the Paraguayan island Yasyretã), the directors of the Binational Entity (EBY), Nicanor Duarte Frutos (Paraguay) and Martín Goerling (Argentina), will sign the civil works construction contracts of the new hydroelectric power station of the Aña Cua arm of the Paraná river,…
Latin America sets a collective renewable target of 70% by 2030, more than double the EU
Source: Elperiodicodelaenergia, 09/27/190 Latin American countries have set a collective target of 70% renewable energy use by 2030, more than double what the European Union plans. Colombia presented the objective at the United Nations Climate Action Summit, where world leaders were asked to present concrete proposals to combat climate change. The plan is intended to…