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El Salvador Launches 150 MW Renewable Energy Auction

El Salvador has taken another major step towards the sustained development of renewable energy infrastructure. Following the successful implementation of a renewable energy auction last year, El Salvador has announced yet another auction for the allocation of 150 MW capacity. Utility company Delsur will soon auction 100 MW of solar power and … [continued]

El Salvador Plans 150 MW Renewable Energy Auction

El Salvador has announced plans to hold its second renewable energy auction as is looks to increase the share of sustainable energy sources in its electricity mix. El Salvador’s National Energy Council announced plans to auction 150 MW of renewable energy projects, with targets for operation by 2018. The South American country … [continued]

El Salvador Looks Beyond Hydropower, Oil in Conducting First Utility-Scale Solar PV Auctions

El Salvador’s non-profit, state-owned power utility is readying the auction of rights to develop the Central American nation’s first utility-scale solar PV projects, one aspect of its national renewable energy strategy. The first solar PV projects are to be co-located and integrated with the transmission infrastructure of the utility’s hydroelectric dams. […]