May 2022
Author(s): Lampis, Andrea;Mandai, Silvia Sayuri;Berejuk, Guilherme;Hermsdorff, Sonia;Bermann, Daniel
O Dossier de Energia 2022 do Brasil tem por objetivo abordar as principais informações sobre o panorama nacional de energia elétrica do Brasil, abordando o histórico, a geração, a capacidade…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Saravia, Fredy;Romero, Eliana;Cortijo, Rodrigo;Nater, Martin;Iparraguirre, Diego;Saavedra, Jorge
Las hidroeléctricas reversibles, también denominadas centrales hidroeléctricas de bombeo, permiten el almacenamiento de energía, bombeando agua desde un reservorio inferior en horas de baja demanda o…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Giraldo, María Cristina;Ríos, Carlos;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Snyder, Virginia;Echevarría, Carlos;Riobó, Alexander;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Irigoyen, José
“Energizados” es una solución construida para mostrar cómo con el uso de aprendizaje automático se puede ayudar a detectar y disminuir las pérdidas no técnicas reduciendo tiempos de regularización e…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed;Carvajal, Paola;García Fernández, Javier;Gischler, Christiaan;Henriquez, Carlos;Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed;Carvajal, Paola;García Fernández, Javier;Gischler, Christiaan;Henriquez, Carlos;Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Viscidi, Lisa
Electric vehicles (EV) play an essential role in mitigating transport sector emissions, reducing air pollution, slashing reliance on oil imports, and improving urban mobility. The six nations of…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bailey, Jed;Carvajal, Paola;García Fernández, Javier;Gischler, Christiaan;Henriquez, Carlos;Minoja, Livia
The Caribbean islands are among the 25 most-vulnerable nations in terms of disasters per-capita or land area, and climate change is only expected to intensify these vulnerabilities. The loss caused…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Johnston, Sweyn;McGlynn, John;Prado, Veronica R.;Williams, Joseph
This publication assesses the potential for deployment of the leading Marine Renewable Energy (MRE) technologies including Fixed Offshore Wind, Floating Offshore Wind, Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Medina, Noelia;Scarone, Martín;Sierra, Wilson;Coopman, Martijn;Correa, Cecilia;González, María José;Irrazabal, Gonzalo
De acuerdo con el último informe del Grupo Intergubernamental de Expertos sobre el Cambio Climático publicado en 2021, se están produciendo cambios climáticos sin precedentes. El informe establece…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Weiss, Mariana;Daltro, Yuri;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. The Electrokit is organized in 16 activities that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Weiss, Mariana;Daltro, Yuri;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel;Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. The Electrokit is organized in 16 activities that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Ravillard, Pauline;Chueca, J. Enrique;Weiss, Mariana;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
As countries progress in their energy transitions, new investments have the potential to create employment. This is crucial, as countries enter their post-pandemic recovery phase. An opportunity also…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Sanin, Maria Eugenia;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
El sector eléctrico se enfrenta a grandes cambios de innovación y uso de tecnologías en los procesos de todo el sistema eléctrico, desencadenados por la conocida Industria 4.0 que están generando la…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Weiss, Mariana;Ravillard, Pauline;Sanin, Maria Eugenia;Carvajal, Franco;Daltro, Yuri;Chueca, J. Enrique;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Entre el 2000 y el 2019, se observaron mejoras en la continuidad del suministro eléctrico en los países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). A partir de una muestra de 143 distribuidoras eléctricas,…
May 2021
Author(s): Legena, Henry;McKenzie, Brittney;Goodridge, Aria;Pivott, Karyl;Austin, Joshua;Lynch, Kristen;Spencer, Shamika;Cox, Felicia;Holder, Nikolai;Murray, Renique;Prado, Veronica R.;Ravillard, Pauline
This paper presents an alternative to the current use of gasoline and diesel for transportation in Barbados. By relying on experimental evidence, it shows that biomethane emanating from the…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel;San Vicente Portes, Luis;Guerrero, Santiago
Within an industrial setting, what would ones conjecture be about the relation between Energy Intensity (EI) and productivity? Could higher Energy use be associated to more capital intensive…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Pérez Urdiales, María;Yépez-García, Ariel;Tolmasquim, Mauricio;Alatorre, Claudio;Rasteletti, Alejandro;Stampini, Marco;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
La transición energética es clave para la generación de empleos y para una recuperación económica sostenible en el período pospandemia. Las inversiones sostenibles para fomentar la transición…
Feb 2021
Author(s): Liebreich, Michael;Grabka, Michal;Pajda, Piotr
This report provides an overview of the opportunity represented by the electrification of inland and coastal ferries in Latin America and the Caribbean. A review of electric ferry activity around the…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Ubierna, María;Alberti, Juan;Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel
La energía hidroeléctrica es la fuente de energía renovable más utilizada en el mundo, y en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) abastece casi el 50% de la demanda de electricidad. Las proyecciones…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Sosa, José;Sacco, Matías;Buzarquis, Enrique;Ríos, Daniel;Suárez Pérez, Jazmín;Scavone, María del Mar
Los procesos de estandarización en el sector de la movilidad eléctrica son esenciales para la difusión de productos y servicios de este sector y asegurar la interoperabilidad y la conectividad a…