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…
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): 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,…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Sánchez Úbeda, Eugenio Francisco;Portela González, José;Muñoz San Roque, Antonio;Chueca, J. Enrique;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
En esta monografía, se presenta un análisis del impacto de la pandemia en términos de demanda eléctrica comparándolo con un modelo de un año habitual para cada uno de los países seleccionados. Esto…
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): Chueca, J. Enrique;Weiss, Mariana;Celaya, Rogelio;Ravillard, Pauline;Tolmasquim, Mauricio;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Latin America and the Caribbean during the past decade have exponentially expanded their solar installed capacity, with a special emphasis on the rooftop solar photovoltaic systems in the households…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Rennie, Gavin;Hartnett, Brad K.;Reyes, Victoria;Siegert, Dafna;Sandoval, Daniel;Banda, Maria
The objective of this project is to understand and analyze the innovation gap in the LAC regions power & utilities industry, using countries in Europe, Asia, and other regions as a benchmark. The…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Rennie, Gavin;Hartnett, Brad K.;Reyes, Victoria;Siegert, Dafna;Sandoval, Daniel;Banda, Maria
El objetivo principal de este proyecto es comprender y analizar la brecha de innovación en la industria energética de la región de ALC, utilizando los países de Europa, Asia y otras regiones como…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Viscidi, Lisa;Yépez-García, Ariel
Auctions are a leading tool for facilitating clean energy investment. Latin America has been at the forefront of using auctions to develop renewable energy capacity. Some of the worlds first…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Viscidi, Lisa;Yépez-García, Ariel
Las subastas se han convetido en una herramienta clave para facilitar la inversión en energía limpia. América Latina ha estado a la vanguardia en el uso de subastas para desarrollar la capacidad de…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel
Energy liberalization is commonly measured by the level of market competitiveness and price reductions. This review applies an alternative method, market power, to give a sense of firms’ pricing…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Méndez, Paola;Echevarría, Carlos;Yañez, Cristian;Colonelli, Paula;Fissore, Adelqui;Pimentel, Ricardo;Leiva, Arturo;Yañez, Paola
Este estudio analiza y discute mecanismos financieros y operativos para fomentar la eficiencia energética en las viviendas de los sectores de ingresos medios y medios altos en Chile. Este segmento…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
Trade and investment were unarguably the main drivers of Korea's outstanding economic development. Heavy government intervention together with the private sector's continuous efforts to…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Sucre, Carlos;Marchán, Estefanía;Espinasa, Ramón
One of the most important trends in trade and investment of the past two decades has been the increased participation of Asian firms in world markets. This emergence of Asian actors as large…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Sucre, Carlos;Marchán, Estefanía;Espinasa, Ramón
En los últimos dos decenios, una de las tendencias más importantes en materia de comercio e inversión ha sido la participación cada vez mayor de las empresas asiáticas en los mercados mundiales. El…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón;Marchán, Estefanía;Sucre, Carlos
The rise of fast-growing, populous economies in Asia has increased demand for Latin American primary commodities to unprecedented levels, quickly raising Asia's importance as an economic partner…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón;Marchán, Estefanía;Sucre, Carlos
El surgimiento al escenario mundial de las economías asiáticas, de rápido crecimiento y grandes poblaciones, ha incrementado la demanda por materias primas de América Latina a niveles sin precedentes…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Vieyra, Juan Cruz;Masson, Malaika;Walter, Martin;Quiroz, Juan Carlos;Manzano, Osmel;Ross, Michael;Lowe, Heather A.;Brathwaite, Rhea;Jarquín, María José;Kyle, Jordan;Greene, Tira;Regis, Mark;Arisi, Diego;González Espinosa, Ana Carolina;Ardanaz, Martín;Balza, Lenin;Espinasa, Ramón;Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto;Valverde Martínez, Pablo
During the last decade, the Latin American and Caribbean region has experienced unprecedented natural resources abundance. This book highlights how transparency can help realize the benefits and…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Vieyra, Juan Cruz;Masson, Malaika;Walter, Martin;Quiroz, Juan Carlos;Manzano, Osmel;Ross, Michael;Lowe, Heather A.;Brathwaite, Rhea;Jarquín, María José;Kyle, Jordan;Greene, Tira;Regis, Mark;Arisi, Diego;González Espinosa, Ana Carolina;Ardanaz, Martín;Balza, Lenin;Espinasa, Ramón;Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto;Valverde Martínez, Pablo
Durante la última década, la región de América Latina y el Caribe ha experimentado una abundancia sin precedentes por sus recursos naturales. Este libro pone de relieve cómo la transparencia puede…