Central & Latin America


New distributed generation hits record in Argentina

A record almost 1MW of new distributed generation was installed in April in Argentina, the country’s energy ministry has announced

Latin America’s innovation outlook

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) LAC innovation index GAP analysis results reveal that disruptive trends such as decarbonisation, decentralisation and digitalisation are accelerating the transformation of the Latin American and Caribbean energy industry, write Gavin Rennie and Dafna Siegert.
smart grid Latin America

Smart grid drivers in Latin America

Latin America is a massive potential market for the globalisation of smart energy. Projections show the region accounts for over 85 million smart meter deployments by 2029.

Brazilian water company Sabesp upgrades metering with 100k IoT units

Sabesp has announced the completion of its smart meters project as part of efforts to enhance its revenue collection and system management.

Smart energy drive in Barbados

The Barbadian government has launched Smart Energy Barbados to support its goal to be 100% renewable powered by 2030.

Residential battery storage to pilot in Caribbean

Grand Cayman’s Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) is to pilot behind the meter battery energy storage in 10 island homes.