May 2022
Author(s): Calatayud, Agustina;Riobó, Alexander;Irigoyen, José;Basani, Marcello;Unzueta, Adriana;Katz, Raúl
La estrategia de transformación digital del sector de Infraestructura y Energía presenta las implicancias de la Visión 2025 y el Marco de Acción de Transformación Digital del BID, en las tácticas y…
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): Weiss, Mariana;Chueca, J. Enrique;Jacob, Jorge;Gonçalves, Felipe;Azevedo, Marina;Gouvêa, Adriana;Ravillard, Pauline;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
One of the most transformative consequences of digitalization in the energy sector is the possibility to process information in real-time and send signals to manage demand. Advanced Metering…
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…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Neira Montes, María Alejandra;Becerra Sáenz, Ricardo;Prieto Hernández, Dilia Lucía;Berrocal Mora, Luisa Fernanda
La guía de servicio inclusivo para personas con discapacidad en el sector de infraestructura consiste en una herramienta práctica que indica paso a paso cómo una empresa puede transformarse para…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Benavides, Juan;Rasteletti, Alejandro;Urrea Rios, Ivan Leonardo;Madrigal, Marcelino
Discussion paper and policy options for countries in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region to manage the fiscal impact of the deployment of electromobility programs.
The publication…
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): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto;Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Snyder, Virginia;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. It follows international standards that…
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
This study discusses the impact of regulation on improving the quality of electricity supply in LAC countries. For this purpose, an econometric model is applied using public data available from…
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,…