Latest Latin America News

  • Colombia advances road concession

    Colombia’s national infrastructure agency ANI has detailed another project from the fifth-generation infrastructure programme in the country, known as 5G, the Puerto Salgar – Barrancabermeja

  • Enel to power Chilean fishing companies

    Enel Generación Chile has signed a four-year supply agreement with Chilean fish farmer Blumar Seafoods and its subsidiaries

  • Enel begins construction on Panama solar asset

    Enel Green Power's subsidiary in Panama is moving forward with the construction of a 30.88MW solar project in the province of Chiriquí

  • Peruvian power firm appoints GM for Chile

    Peruvian power supplier Atria Energia has hired former Vestas official Mario Pávez as the new general manager of its Chilean office

  • Brazil awards 22 airports to CCR and Vinci

    CCR and Vinci were the big winners in Brazil’s airport auction that awarded 22 regional airports

  • Brazil’s solar Rio Alto to hold IPO

    Brazil’s Rio Alto renewable energy producer will hold an IPO

  • Engie signs public lighting in Brazil

    Engie has signed the contract for the public lighting concession of the Brazilian municipality of Petrolina in the Pernambuco state

  • Petrobras and Wobben sell wind farms in Brazil

    Brazilian asset manager Vinci Infraestrutura’s investment fund has concluded the acquisition of 2 wind farms from Petrobras and Wobben Windpower

  • Changes at the top of Voltalia Brazil

    Voltalia Brazil has appointed a new CFO as the incumbent departs to spearhead the growth of its distributed generation subsidiary Helexia as its local CEO

  • Colombia's Isagén snaps up solar project

    Colombian power producer Isagén has struck a deal to buy a 100MW solar park in the country's Atlantico department

  • Acciona to supply cell phone operator Movistar in Chile

    Spanish renewable energy developer Acciona has signed a long-term supply agreement to power telecommunication company Movistar’s operations in Chile

  • Engie clinches supply agreements in Chile

    Engie’s subsidiary in Chile, Engie Energia Chile, has signed two four-year supply agreements with corporate offtakers in the country for a combined total of 4.98GWh/year

  • Brazil to award railroad privatisation contract

    Brazil will hold the auction for the privatisation of major railway Ferrovia Oeste-Leste Part I (FIOL I) on 8 April (2021)

  • Brazil schedules road concession auction

    Brazil’s government has published the bidding documents for the concession of the BR-163/230 road between Mato Grosso and Para states

  • UN issues RFP for education projects in Brazil

    The United Nations Office of Project Services (UNOPS), the UN operational arm dedicated to implementing projects in countries around the world, has issued a request for proposal to hire specialized consultants to prepare the regulatory analysis and structure the legal modeling for PPP projects in Brazil’s socio-educational sector