Hybrid Power Plants: EPE publishes a qualitative analysis of regulatory and commercial topics

14/06/2018 - In order to stimulate a broader discussion about the so-called hybrid power plants, EPE publishes the Technical Report EPE-DEE-NT-011/2018-r0 (Portuguese only), presenting some regulatory and commercial topics related to the subject and analyzing the impacts and benefits of energy sources combinations.

Reive Barros dos Santos takes office as President of EPE

22/05/2018 - The President Reive Barros took office this Monday, 21 May 2018. Reive was nominated by President last Thursday, 17 May 2018, when the Decree was published in the Union’s Official Journal.

EPE participated in the Technical Meeting on Nuclear Power Cost Estimation and Analysis Methodologies

18/05/2018 - At the end of April, Thiago Ivanoski, Deputy Superintendent of the Superintendency of Generation Projects, and André Osório, Energy Research Analyst of the Superintendency of Economic and Energy Studies, participated in the event "Technical Meeting on Nuclear Power Cost Estimation and Analysis Methodologies” promoted by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna.

Full Energy magazine brings you the full coverage of the " Energy Oscar" award, including the complete profiles of the 100 experts celebrated at the event.

19/04/2018 - The personalities that stood out the most in 2017 in different links of the Brazilian energy chain were honored in the 100 Most Influential in Energy

Webinar on Energy Expansion Plan: Perpectives for Renewables in Brazil

12/03/2018 - On March 1st, The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil), in partnership with the Energy Research Office (EPE) and the UK Department for International Trade (DIT), successfully held the webinar "Energy Expansion Plan (PDE 2026): Perspectives for Renewables in Brazil”

There is a long positive road ahead for solar in Brazil

02/03/2018 - In a conversation with pv magazine, the head of the Brazilian government-run energy agency EPE, Luiz Augusto Barroso has explained how the newly implemented mechanism for power auctions was conceived for ensuring a more market-oriented approach and increasing competition. Barroso has also said that the upcoming A-4 including solar may have a slightly bigger outcome of that held in December, and that the inclusion of solar in the A-6 auction, which is expected to be held in the second half of this year, is also being considered. MARCH 2, 2018 EMILIANO BELLIN





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