Dec 2019
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
Todos los países de América Latina y el Caribe han ratificado el Acuerdo de París, cuyo objetivo es limitar el calentamiento global a entre 1.5C y 2C por encima de los niveles preindustriales. Esos…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
All Latin American and Caribbean countries have ratified the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit global warming to between 1.5C and 2C above pre-industrial levels. Those goals require achieving zero…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
All Latin America and the Caribbean countries have ratified the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit global warming to between 1.5C and 2C above pre-industrial levels. Those goals require reaching…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Deep Decarbonization Pathways for Latin America and the Caribbean
Todos los países de América Latina y el Caribe han ratificado el Acuerdo de París, cuyo objetivo es limitar el calentamiento global a entre 1.5C y 2C por encima de los niveles preindustriales. Esos…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien; Feng, Kuishuang
This study explores the labour impact of four scenarios of electricity generation in Chile, including three coal power phase-down scenarios. These scenarios would result in the creation of between 32…
Sep 2019
Author(s): González-Mahecha, Esperanza; Lecuyer, Oskar; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Bazilian, Morgan ; Vogt-Schilb, Adrien
Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has the least carbon-intensive electricity sector of any region in the world, as hydropower remains the largest source of electricity. But are existing plans…
Sep 2019
Author(s): González-Mahecha, Esperanza; Lecuyer, Oskar; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Bazilian, Morgan; Vogt-Schilb, Adrien
Las emisiones de CO2 del sector eléctrico en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) son más bajas que en el resto del mundo, ya que la hidroelectricidad es la principal fuente de generación en la región.…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Ji, Yi; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Lopez Soto, David Daniel
With rapid energy growth in the past 40 years, the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region has maintained a steady increase in electricity needs above the global level. While there is no question…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Ji, Yi; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Lopez Soto, David Daniel
Con el rápido crecimiento energético ocurrido en los últimos 40 años, la región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) ha mantenido un aumento constante de las necesidades de electricidad, que se…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Garduño, Javier; Arvizu, Carina
Las ciudades de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) presentan cada vez mayores problemas de congestión vehicular. Esto ha incrementado problemas agudos presentes en la región como el consumo de…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Marchán, Estefanía; Espinasa, Ramón; Yépez-García, Ariel
This report quantifies the effect of energy prices and subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean and finds that discretionary price-setting mechanisms often lead to expensive, inefficient, and…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Paredes, Juan Roberto; Ramírez C., John J.
This monograph describes the linkages between the concept of capacity in energy markets and the characteristics of Variable Renewable Energies (VRE), hydro, solar, and wind. We live in a carbon-…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Paredes, Juan Roberto; Ramírez C., John J.
Esta monografía describe la relación entre el concepto de capacidad en los mercados energéticos y las características de las Energías Renovables Variables (ERV) mostrando con ejemplos prácticos cómo…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Gischler, Christiaan; Janson, Nils; Espinasa, Ramón; Humpert, Malte
This paper focuses on how the Eastern Caribbean can achieve its unrealized sustainable energy potential, where: "Eastern Caribbean" means Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Levy, Alberto
2016 will surely be the hottest year since records began in the 19th century. The increase will be very close to the target set in the Paris Agreement to avoid an increase in global temperature by 1.…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Harnett, Elizabeth; Cojoianu, Theodor; Kok, Irem; Pfeiffer, Alexander
Over the last few years, the topic of "stranded assets" resulting from environment-related risk factors has loomed larger. These factors include the effects of physical climate change as…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Inter American Development Bank
Over the last few years the topic of "stranded assets" created by environment-related risk factors, including physical climate change impacts and societal responses to climate change, has…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En los últimos años, el tema de los activos abandonados o en desuso ("stranded assets") como consecuencia de factores de riesgo relacionados con el medioambiente, entre ellos los impactos…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…