Intersolar South America

August 22–24, 2017
São Paulo, Brazil


Industry News

NDB loans US$300 million to Brazil’s development bank for renewables

The New Development Bank (NDB), a China-led multilateral development bank formed by the BRICS nations, has signed a US$300 million loan agreement with the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) to support investment in energy from... more

Banco do Brasil starts USD-802m renewables programme for agribusiness

The programme aims to boost the implementation of solar, biomass and wind power projects that could result in cost reductions for farmers. more

Brazil has 70 MW of installed solar power under net metering

In March, PV systems totaling 2.8 MW were installed in the Latin American country under the net-metering scheme. more

El Salvador awards 120 MW of solar PV at prices from US$50/MWh

Four PV projects were awarded in the second auction for renewable energy projects in the Central American nation. more

Brazil’s Goiás government launches solar programme targeting 10,000 households

The Brazilian state of Goiás has launched a solar programme targeting 10,000 solar homes within two years, after approval from governor Marconi Perillo. more