June 8 (Renewables Now) - Brazil has allowed six green power facilities with a combined capacity of 160.55 MW to enter the national Incentive Regime for Infrastructure Development (REIDI) and issue infrastructure debentures.
With the permits, the total cost of the projects is estimated at about BRL 836 million (USD 218m/EUR 186m). The schemes also have the status of priority projects which is needed to speed up their implementation.
More details on the projects are available in the table below.
|Name||Type||Capacity||Cost after REIDI||State|
|Central Eolica Aventura II||Wind||21 MW||BRL 112.7m||Rio Grande do Norte|
|Central Eolica Aventura IV||26.25 MW||BRL 140.3m|
|Central Eolica Aventura V||27.30 MW||BRL 144.9m|
|Vila Paraiba I||32 MW||BRL 162.1m|
|Sao Goncalo I||Solar||30 MW||BRL 221.1m||Piaui|
|Tupitinga||Small hydro||24 MW||BRL 54.7m||Santa Catarina|
REIDI, launched in 2007, grants tax incentives to companies investing in infrastructure projects within the transport, energy, sanitation and irrigation sectors.
(BRL 1 = USD 0.26/EUR 0.22)