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Colombia will hold a tender for renewable energy capacity "before the end of October" and is offering longer-duration contracts, after an auction scheduled for February was called off over anti-trust concerns.
Just two developers secured power deals for 95.2MW of wind power capacity in Brazil's latest tender, as average bid prices for the technology fell 11.5%.
More than 9.5GW of new wind capacity will be commissioned in Central America and the Caribbean by the end of 2028, with the majority of this capacity being added in Mexico.
Nordex received orders of just over 2GW in the second quarter of 2019 -- up 83% from one year ago -- with demand from the US being the "primary driver" of this growth.
Nordex has officially opened a nacelle and hub production plant in Argentina.
Senvion has completed installation of three wind farms in Chile and Australia, meeting what its CEO Yves Rannou described as a "key challenge" for the cash-strapped manufacturer.