Intersolar South America

August 22–24, 2017
São Paulo, Brazil


Industry News

Brazil targets to develop about 10 GW PV power until 2026

The Brazilian Ministry of Mines and Energy (Ministério de Minas e Energia, MME) published its draft of the 10 years energy expansion plan until 2026 more

Chile’s 2,200GWh power auction to kick off in October

Participators in Chile’s next 2,200GWh per annum power auction have been invited to submit proposals on 11 October, followed by bids on 31 October, according to the National Energy Commission (CNE). more

Brazil expected to hit 1GW of solar this year

Brazil is primed to surpass 1GW of solar in 2017 as projects from three auctions between 2013-15 start to come online, according to the Brazilian Solar Association ABsolar. more

Brazil could open renewable energy auctions to hybrid projects

The Committee for the Environment of the Brazilian Senate has approved a bill to modify the legislation of the electric system and grant access to the country’s energy auctions to large-scale hybrid renewable energy projects. more

Argentina to authorize private PPAs between large power consumers and renewable energy producers

A draft of the new rules was submitted to public consultation by the Argentinean government. The new regulation, if implemented, would authorize the sale of power to large industrial power consumers by direct agreement. more