Brazil licenses 476 MW of wind, solar projects from Nov 13 auction

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January 26 (SeeNews) - The Brazilian power sector regulator Aneel, has licensed 476 MW of wind and solar power projects from the November 13 reserve energy auction.

Aneel's licences confirm the tax regularity and the legal, technical, economic and financial qualifications of the projects.

More details in the table below.

Consortium name Type Capacity Consortium leaders
Rio Energy Morro do Chapeu Wind 216 MW Copacabana Geracao de Energia e Participacoes SA
Apodi Solar 120 MW Kroma Comercializadora de Energia Ltda
Steelcons Empreiteira e Construcao Civil Ltda 90 MW Steelcons Empreiteira e Construcao Civil Ltda
Assu 30 MW Tractebel Energias Complementares Ltda
Vila Renovavel 20 MW Vila Energia Renovavel S/S Ltda

With power supply schedule for November 1, 2018, this tender secured more than 1,477.5 MW of wind and solar power supply contracts with a 20-year term. The MWh average price was of BRL 249 (USD 60.64/EUR 56).

(BRL 1 = USD 0.243/EUR 0.225)

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