Renewable Energy Statistics 2016: Latin America and the Caribbean

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) produces comprehensive renewable energy statistics on a range of topics. This publication presents IRENA’s latest statistics for renewable power generation and capacity, as well as renewable energy balances for all countries in the Latin America and Caribbean region.

  • June 2016
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French
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  • Argentina, Belize

Investment Opportunities in Latin America (Global Atlas)

This report provides a region-wide pre-feasibility assessment of solar and wind opportunities in Latin America, for both grid connected and off-grid systems. The outcome includes high resolution maps (1 km resolution) indicating suitable areas for solar and wind energy projects on land, taking account of resource intensity, distance to power grids, population density, land...

  • January 2016
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  • Finance & Investment, Energy Transition
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  • English
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  • Argentina, Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

ID+D para las tecnologías de energías renovables: Cooperación en América Latina y el Caribe

ID+D para las tecnologías de energías renovables: Cooperación en América Latina y el Caribe revela que existe una gran diversidad de oportunidades para coordinar las actividades y esfuerzos orientados a promover innovación. La co-innovación y la investigación cooperativa son herramientas con gran potencial para salvar las...

  • July 2015
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  • Innovation
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  • Spanish
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  • Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina

RD&D for Renewable Energy Technologies: Cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean

RD&D for Renewable Energy Technologies: Cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean finds wide opportunities to coordinate innovation activities and efforts. Latin America & the Caribbean (LAC) co-invention and cooperative research can help bridge gaps in renewable energy technologies (RET) innovation and diminish the region’s energy challenges.

  • July 2015
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  • Innovation
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  • English, Spanish
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  • Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina

Renewables Readiness Assessment: Nicaragua (executive summary)

A Renewables Readiness Assessment (RRA) identifies the actions needed to overcome a country’s barriers to renewable energy deployment, with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) providing technical support and expertise to facilitate consultations among different national stakeholders.

  • January 2015
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  • English
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  • Nicaragua

Renewable Energy Country Profiles for Latin America

This collection of country profiles takes stock of the latest developments in renewables at a country level around Latin America.

  • June 2012
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  • Statistics
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  • English
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  • Argentina, Belize