Long-Term Energy Scenarios (LTES) for Developing National Clean Energy Transition Plans in Latin America

03 – 31 March 2021 |Virtual


The series of virtual seminars is a joint initiative of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and Caribbean (UN ECLAC) and GET.transform. It is part of the activities under IRENA’s Long-term Energy Scenarios (LTES) Network, in the framework of UN ECLAC’s Technical Forum of Energy Planners (FOREPLAN).

The series provides a platform to exchange knowledge, collect best practices and experiences from government energy planners in Latin America in the development and use of long-term energy scenarios to guide national energy plans in the clean energy transition. The seminars will explore the topic around the three main themes shown below. 


The preliminary seminar schedule is as follows:

 Session Date  Speakers  Registration Links
1 Wednesday,
February 3, 2021,
12h00 – 13h30 (Santiago)               

  • Thiago Barral, President, Brasil: Empresa de Pesquisa Energetica
  • Christian Jaramillo, Director General, Colombia: Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética

  Agenda: English | Spanish

2 Wednesday,
February 17, 2021,
12h00 – 13h30 (Santiago)

  • Arturo Molina, Technical Expert, Costa Rica: Secretaría Planificación Subsector Energía
  • Guadalupe Gonzalez, Director of Electricity, Panamá: Secretaría Nacional de Energía

  Agenda: English | Spanish

3 Wednesday,
March 3, 2021,
12h00 – 13h30 (Santiago)


Ecuador: Ministerio de Energía y Recursos Naturales No Renovables
Uruguay: Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minería

4 Wednesday,
March 17, 2021,
12h00 – 13h30 (Santiago)


Chile: Ministerio de Energía
El Salvador: Consejo Nacional de Energía

5  Wednesday,
March 31, 2021,
12h00 – 13h30 (Santiago)


Argentina: Secretaría de Energía
República Dominicana: Ministerio de Energía y Minas


The detailed concept note is available here. For Spanish, click here.

Registration links will be added to the table above. 

Language: Spanish or English with simultaneous interpretation available between the two languages.

For more information, contact us at LTES@irena.org