May 2021
Author(s): Graham, Nate; Malagón, Edwin; Viscidi, Lisa; Yépez-García, Ariel
Energy storage can bring many benefits to electricity systems, including enhanced grid reliability, efficiency, and flexibility. It will also be a key enabler of mass decarbonization and climate…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Rasteletti, Alejandro; Stampini, Marco; Yépez-García, Ariel; Tolmasquim, Mauricio; Alatorre, Claudio; Pérez Urdiales, María
Muchos países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) y del mundo se encuentran actualmente desarrollando ambiciosos planes para la reactivación económica y la generación de empleo en el período…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Almeida, Juliana; Yurivilca, Rossemary
Under the current IDBG Corporate Results Framework (CRF) 2020-2023 (https://crf.iadb.org/en), the IDB committed to reach 30% of the total amount approved (including all lending operations) of…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno; Oña Pólit, Renato; Moreno, Adrián
Este documento se basa en los estudios de transferencia de tecnologías de cambio climático (TCC) (también denominadas tecnologías ambientalmente racionales, TAR o bien EST por sus siglas en inglés)…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno; Oña Pólit, Renato; Moreno, Adrián
This publication is based on the studies on the transfer of climate change technologies (CCT) (also called environmentally sound technologies, EST, or TAR, for its Spanish acronym) related to energy…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Planas, Alexandra; Quintero, Juan David; Montealegre, Libardo
Esta guía ambiental y social, elaborada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo con apoyo del Gobierno de Colombia, busca mitigar los impactos ambientales y sociales de los proyectos de generación…
Feb 2021
Author(s): Buttazzoni, Marco; Leal, Roberto
This manual is intended as a entry-point for IDB personnel, executing agencies and external consultants who want to estimate GHG emissions for IDB projects. After discussing the rationale and…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Silva Paredes, Mariana; Araujo Gutiérrez, Zuelclady Ma. F.; Ramírez García, José; Aliaga Lordemann, Javier; Noriega Navarrete, Diana Verónica; Hernández Carreto, Manuel Alejandro
This Guideline is a tool to address issues on EST in national and sectorial policies and plans to relieve the negative effects of climate change in LAC. Its main objectives are: i) To be a practical…
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…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Netto, Maria; Mansilla, Patricio; Chaparro, Rodrigo; Magallon, Daniel
The Energy Savings Insurance Program seeks to promote investment in energy efficiency and distributed generation in Latin America, primarily through small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Netto, Maria; Mansilla, Patricio; Chaparro, Rodrigo; Magallon, Daniel
El Programa de Seguros de Ahorro de Energía está dirigido a promover inversiones en eficiencia energética y generación distribuida en América Latina, principalmente en pequeñas y medianas empresas (…
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…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Yurivilca, Rossemary
At the IDB Groups Annual Meeting in 2016, the Board of Governors endorsed the goal to increase finance of climate change-related projects in the Latin American and Caribbean region to 30% of the IDBs…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Tribouillard, Clémentine; González-Mahecha, Esperanza; Rosse Caldas, Lucas; Minoja, Livia
O Grupo BID adotou a meta institucional de dedicar pelo menos 30% dos investimentos a projetos com objetivos de mitigação ou adaptação às mudanças climáticas. O setor da construção ocupa uma parte…
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…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Kang, Taeil
The IDB's 2020 flagship book, “From Structures to Services,” seeks to motivate us to think about today's basic infrastructure services and how technological disruption will change the way…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Davidson, Kristiane; Gunawan, Nabilla; Ambrosano, Julia; Souza, Leisa; Brakarz, Barbara
Green investment opportunities can help to close the country's infrastructure funding gap and also meet its climate commitments. The Green Infrastructure Investment Opportunities - Brazil 2019…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Davidson, Kristiane; Gunawan, Nabilla; Ambrosano, Julia; Souza, Leisa; Brakarz, Barbara
As oportunidades de investimento verde podem ajudar a fechar a lacuna de financiamento em infraestrutura do país e também cumprir com seus compromissos climáticos. O relatório Oportunidades de…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Ikeda, John; Basani, Marcello; De Kervenoael, Mathieu; Murthy, Sudhir
Massive amounts of investment are needed to meet the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals for water supply and sanitation. However, several challenges have limited the ability to mobilize…