Regulator to change requirements in free power market

The Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (Aneel) is preparing a package of measures to increase the free power market’s security, as a reaction to defaults by traders […]


Electricity demand returns to pre-crisis levels

Brazil’s electric energy consumption has returned to pre-crisis levels, but has yet to recover from the recession that hit the country especially in 2015 and 2016. […]


China’s Outbound M&A In Brazil To Pick Up

Despite some anti-China remarks made by Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro during the campaign, Chinese outbound investment in the South American country is expected to pick […]


Brazilian energy regulator recommends keeping incentives for distributed solar

Brazilian energy regulator the Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica (ANEEL) has recommended keeping the current rules for distributed generation in a public consultation it has launched […]


New minister will likely seek to open power sector and cut subsidies

Transition team is preparing a set of proposals for Admiral Bento Albuquerque that may end incentives for renewable sources.