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COLOMBIA: The country's energy planning authority has published a schedule for holding its first renewable energy auction next year.
ARGENTINA: Wind will compete against solar PV for 350MW of capacity in the third round of the country's Renovar programme, with a tender scheduled for October.
ARGENTINA: Nordex will provide the Argentinian subsidiary of energy provider AES Corporation with 30 turbines for a 99MW project near the country's central-east coast.
BRAZIL: Wind projects took a third of the capacity awarded and prices increased in the country's latest auction, the energy regulator has announced.
CHINA: Turbine manufacturer Goldwind saw its revenues increase 12% year-on-year in the first half of 2018, totalling CNY 10.96 billion ($1.6 billion).
FRENCH GUIANA: A satellite using laser technology capable of measuring winds around the globe has been launched into polar orbit on a rocket.