December 1 (Renewables Now) - Brazilian power sector regulator Aneel has approved six green power plants with a combined capacity of some 118.2 MW to start commercial or test operations.
More details are available in the table below.
|Santo Inacio III||Wind||29.4 MW||Ceara||Alianca Energia|
|Santo Inacio IV||23.1 MW|
|Ituverava 2||Solar||10 MW||Bahia||Enel Green Power|
|Canhadao||Small hydro||Parana||Canhadao Producao de Energia Eletrica|
|Ado Popinhak||22.6 MW||Santa Catarina||Companhia Energetica Canoas|
The Ituverava 2 photovoltaic (PV) plant received the green light to commence commercial operations while the remaining five will go online under test operations. After the test period, if the plants present positive results, they will be allowed to start commercial operations.