SAO PAULO, Dec 4 Brazilian state power company
Companhia Paranaense de Energia plans to sell assets
including one hydroelectric dam, a telecommunications subsidiary
and a stake in a natural gas distribution company, Chief
Financial Officer Adriano de Moura told Reuters on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, Oct 18 The Brazilian government
awarded on Friday contracts for companies to build new power
generation installations with combined capacity of 2.98
gigawatts, that will cost about 11.16 billion reais ($2.71
billion) to be built.
SAO PAULO Spanish power company Iberdrola SA sees an improving business environment in Brazil and is looking for opportunities to expand, Chief Executive Officer Ignacio Galán told Reuters on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, Sept 5 General Electric Co is
investigating the cause of another accident involving wind power
equipment it built and installed on a wind farm in Brazil
operated by power company Omega, the two companies
said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO Norway's power generator Statkraft AS [STATKF.UL] plans to sharply increase its capacity to produce renewable energy in Brazil in the next four to five years, the head of the Brazilian unit, Fernando de Lapuerta, told Reuters.
SAO PAULO, Sept 4 Norway's power generator
Statkraft AS plans to sharply increase its capacity
to produce renewable energy in Brazil in the next four to five
years, the head of the Brazilian unit, Fernando de Lapuerta,
SAO PAULO, Sept 2 Brazil has renewed and
increased the size of its tariff-free quota for ethanol imports,
but the new allotment will last only one year instead of the two
years allocated to the former quota that expired on Saturday,
according to the country's official gazette.
SAO PAULO, Aug 26 Brazilian power companies are
raising a record amount of debt in local markets this year to
finance construction of generation assets and transmission
SAO PAULO Brazilian power company CPFL Energia is in an expansion phase that could include the purchase of fellow utility Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais , known as Cemig, CPFL Chief Executive Officer Gustavo Estrella told Reuters on Friday.
SAO PAULO Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA is studying the creation of a subsidiary comprised of around 15 power plants, which could then be sold through an initial public offering, analysts at XP Investimentos said in a report sent to clients on Tuesday.