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Brazilian Electricity Auctions in 2018 - Presenting the results and how they influence energy planning studies

28/12/2018 - In 2018, the Ministry of Mines and Energy conducted four electricity auctions, two New Energy Auctions (“A-4” and “A-6”) and two Existing Energy Auctions (“A-1” and “A-2”). The objective of New Energy Auctions is supplying the regulated market (captive consumers), providing long term energy contracts for power generators. In the case of Existing Energy Auctions, they must contract energy from power plants already developed and in operation, mainly for short contract term.
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"CEM Days - Integration of Renewables in the Electric Sector: Paths and Challenges to Energy Planning

06/12/2018 - On 21-23 November 2018, Rio de Janeiro hosted the workshop "CEM Days - Integration of Renewables in the Electric Sector: Paths and Challenges to Energy Planning". The event, organized by EPE, took advantage of the framework enabled by the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM), and its aim to empower energy decision makers around the world with the up-to-date information and tools, as means to accelerate transition to low carbon energy.
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EPE publishes study about Underground Gas Storage

13/11/2018 - he history and development of underground gas storage (UGS) is inseparable from natural gas industry development. Because it is a network industry, the natural gas sector has required, since its beginning, technologies to deal with the temporal and spatial mismatch of supply and demand.
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EPE launches Special Report on the Recent Developments in the Brazilian Oil Industry

05/11/2018 - Brazil´s energy sector decline, reform, recovery and newfound impulse RIO DE JANEIRO – The collapse in oil prices in late 2014 and ensuing slow recovery until mid-2017, combined with a severe macroeconomic crisis and instability that hit Brazil at about the same time, bruised in the Brazilian oil sector.
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EPE publishes Technical Note about photovoltaic projects on Energy auctions

23/10/2018 - EPE publishes a new Technical Note “Photovoltaic Projects on Energy Auctions”.
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