Feb 2019
Author(s): Nogueira, Manoel Fernandes Martins; Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel
Este estudio tiene por objetivo estimar el costo de oportunidad de la energía hidroeléctrica que se pierde en el sistema eléctrico brasilero, ya sea por paradas forzadas o por paradas programadas.…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel; Poveda, Martín
Esta nota técnica presenta un análisis del potencial para el uso de iluminación pública eficiente en Brasil. El análisis se enfoca en municipalidades pequeñas y medianas. Partiendo de una estimación…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Aiello, Roberto Gabriel; Rugg, Richard; Salmeri, Micol; Wedgwood, Paul
This publication is intended to help sub-national energy policy decision-makers of major Latin American cities as they look to develop and implement clean energy solutions. Our aim is to help local…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
What do we know about the effects of improved access to electricity? Does the research tell a unified story? To answer these questions, this brief examines 50 impact evaluation studies, focusing on…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón; Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto; Anaya, Fernando
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Energy Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to increase…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Binato, Silvio; Provenzano, Dario; Jeifetz, Carlos
The objective of this study is to assess the potential for electrical interconnection of power systems in the Arco Norte region of South America, which consists of the countries of Guyana, Suriname,…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Fontes, Sergio Wilson Ferraz; Cruz, Lucio; Bernardo, Antonio Manuel Pereira
Furnas fue creada por el decreto nº 41.066, de 28 de febrero de 1957, paraconstruir y operar la primera central hidroeléctrica de gran tamaño en Brasil,
así como el sistema de transmisión…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Fontes, Sergio Wilson Ferraz; Cruz, Lucio; Bernardo, Antonio Manuel Pereira
Furnas foi criada pelo Decreto nº 41.066, de 28 de fevereiro de 1957, para construir e operar a primeira usina hidrelétrica de grande porte no Brasil, bem como o sistema de transmissão a ela…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Filizola, Naziano; Melo, Edileuza; Armijos, Elisa; McGlynn, John
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) produced this report for the Sustainable Energy for All Americas initiative. A team of experts on Amazon hydrology from the Universidade Federal do Amazonas…
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…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Balza, Lenin; Espinasa, Ramón
Oil producers small enough to be price takers without barriers to investment or production should have reacted positively to the fourfold price increase after 2002. The seven largest Latin American…
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…
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 sin precedentes abundancia de recursos naturales. Este libro pone de relieve cómo la transparencia puede ayudar a…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Batlle, Carlos
The new renewable sources, such as sun or wind, show a specific set of characteristics such as geographical and temporal variability that challenge their integration into traditional energy systems…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Batlle, Carlos
Las nuevas fuentes renovables, como el sol o el viento, presentan una serie de características, como la variabilidad temporal y geográfica, que plantean retos importantes al convertirse en una opción…