Published: 07 May 2021 07 May 2021
Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced the guidelines for the new energy auction to be held on September 30.
The government confirmed that the auction (Auction A-5) is for hydro, wind energy, solar, biomass, coal, natural gas and solid urban waste power projects. In this tender the government will award power purchase agreements (PPA) with a 15-year term for wind and solar, a 25-year term for hydropower and a 20-year term for the remaining sources. Expected commercial operations for the projects is January 1, 2026.