Energisa Group plans to invest $717 mn in 2021

The Energisa group announced that it plans to invest R$3.87 billion ($717 mn) in 2021, of which R$2.77 billion ($522 mn) will go to distributors and R$833.8 million ($157 mn) to the transmission area. Alsol, a subsidiary specialised in distributed generation, is expected to receive R$204.8 million ($38.5 mn), among the group’s 11 distributors. Resources will be applied with focus on the programme for universalisation, expansion, maintenance of electricity networks and combat energy stealing.

Source: Energia Hoje

Photovoltaic modules imported by the Brazilian market increased by 16% in 2020

In relation to the quantity registered in 2019, the volume of photovoltaic modules imported into the Brazilian market grew by 16%, reaching the 4.76 GW mark in 2020, according to a Greener study. The report indicates that in December, the volume imported reached 383 MWp. The fluctuation in module volume reflects the uncertainties of a challenging market in 2020,” the company said.

Source: Portal Solar