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Latin America Clean Energy Investments Surged 127% Higher In 2012

April 30th, 2013 | by Andrew

Clean energy investments soared higher in Latin America in 2012 amid an overall, global contraction. Four Latin American countries registered triple-digit percentage increases, with Brazil leading the way in terms of dollars invested. The data was released by Bloomberg New Energy Finance in advance of ACORE's third Latin America & Caribbean Renewable Energy Finance Forum, which is being held in Miami this week

Vestas Looks to Latin America as US Wind Energy Expected to Fall 80%

June 11th, 2012 | by Andrew

Vestas is to supply 39.6-MW of wind turbines, service and maintenance for Alba de Nicaragua's Alba Rivas wind farm in Hacienda La Fe. Latin American wind energy markets are growing in importance as Europe struggles with its debt woes and the key US wind energy production tax credit is unlikely to be renewed by the end of the year

Gamesa, Iberdrola Bring Central America’s Largest Wind Farm Online

February 22nd, 2012 | by Andrew

In just over a year, Gamesa and Iberdrola have brought Central America's largest wind farm online -- the 102 MW Cerro de Hula wind farm outside of the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa. Some 36% of Hondurans do not have access to electrical power. Cerro de Hula is projected to boost Honduran generation capacity by 10%.

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