Montevideo Declaration: LIII Meeting of Ministers of the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE)

Montevideo Declaration: LIII Meeting of Ministers of the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE)

50 YEARS OF OLADE – Uruguay, November 9, 2023 The Ministers of Energy of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean that makeup OLADE, meeting in the city of Montevideo, Oriental Republic of Uruguay, onNovember 9, 2023. CONSIDERING1- The importance of energy resources as a factor of great geopolitical, economic andsocial transcendence for the…

Mauricio Bejarano, Deputy Minister of Energy of Paraguay: “We are seeking the Argentina-Brazil gas interconnection through the Paraguayan Chaco.”

Mauricio Bejarano, Deputy Minister of Energy of Paraguay: “We are seeking the Argentina-Brazil gas interconnection through the Paraguayan Chaco.”

By Nicolás Deza The Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy of Paraguay spoke with EconoJournal about the country’s priorities in energy matters and gas exploration in the Paraguayan Chaco. “Argentinian gas will always be important at the regional level, especially given the current situation in Bolivia,” Bejarano stated. Paraguay aspires to make the Paraguayan Chaco a…

IEA: Latin America to play an essential role in the global transition to a more secure and sustainable energy system

IEA: Latin America to play an essential role in the global transition to a more secure and sustainable energy system

With vast resources and strong clean energy credentials, the region has significant potential to drive change at home and abroad, according to the IEA’s first ever in-depth outlook At a time of rising geopolitical uncertainty and accelerating energy transitions, an extraordinary endowment of energy and mineral resources, as well as a history of clean energy…

Discussing energy transition with Andrés Rebolledo from OLADE

Discussing energy transition with Andrés Rebolledo from OLADE

For Andrés Rebolledo Smitmans, Executive Secretary of OLADE – Latin American Energy Organization, ‘talking about carbon neutrality means discussing a transformation of the sector. It cannot be said that certain energy sources will completely disappear, but they will likely have a different role and will continue to be present, as is the case with natural…

Asunción chosen as the host city for the 16th International Gas and Energy Forum in April 2024

Asunción chosen as the host city for the 16th International Gas and Energy Forum in April 2024

Experts, authorities, companies, and investors from various countries will analyze ‘The Intersection of Latin America’s Energy Mix and Global Decarbonization. The city of Asunción, Paraguay, is preparing to be the epicenter of a significant event that will bring together leaders and experts from the energy industry and sources of investment in natural gas, solar energy,…

Paraguay has more to offer than just hydroelectricity

Paraguay has more to offer than just hydroelectricity

“Paraguay has more to offer than just hydroelectricity in the context of the energy transition,” says energy researcher Victorio Oxilia, former Executive Secretary of OLADE (Latin American Energy Organization), former Secretary of Energy, teacher, and director of ESENERG Paraguay. “Paraguay has a framework of incentives for renewable energies and a favorable climate for investment in…

Eleodoro Mayorga: Peru does not have an energy transition plan

Eleodoro Mayorga: Peru does not have an energy transition plan

“The absence of a medium and long-term strategic plan for the energy sector in Peru is a serious concern. Planning ensures energy security and social, environmental, and economic sustainability. The debate on energy transition in Peru and many developing countries is influenced by individual interests rather than prioritizing resources and technologies that benefit the nation…