Technical Report - The Transmission Auction Nº 02/2017 and the Planning Studies

​This report summarizes the outcome of  last transmission auction held on December 15th, showing the favourable impacts on the Brazilian power system as a result of the planning process carried out by EPE.

The Transmissiona Auction nº 02/2017

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