» The Current State of Storage Markets & Industry in Brazil

Brazil is a water-rich country. The Brazilian power matrix is dominated by hydroelectricity, which represents approximately 65% of the country’s installed power capacity. Brazilian hydropower plants have large reservoirs, and hydro is used as its main and also baseload source of energy in the country. Continue reading

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» Importance of Energy Storage for South America

South America offers one of the five highest solar potentials in the world. In the long-term, a high share of solar energy in the region, together with other renewable energy sources like hydro, wind, and geothermal energy, will impose challenges on the power system. These can be addressed with storage technologies, transmission systems and demand side management (DSM). Continue reading

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