South America

Ecuador’s upcoming renewables auctions come with 25-year PPAs

Ecuador’s upcoming renewables auctions come with 25-year PPAs

Ecuador’s government is auctioning 500 MW of renewable energy projects they’ve developed, allowing the country to diversify its power matrix away from too much large hydro. LAC-CORE has been asked to take a select group of developers and investors to Quito to meet with senior officials in the energy ministry, the national utility, and the regulatory agency for detailed, personalized presentations — and to seek the answers that’ll get them comfortable.