Caribbean Energy Watch: Electricity Supply, Regulatory Adjustments

The Guyana Energy Agency has received three bids under the EPC tender for the 1.5 MW Kumu and 0.7 MW Moco Moco hydro projects.

The bidders were Vidullanka ($13.9 million), Nabi Construction-HPP ($14 million) and Cummings Electrical-Dingli ($16.4 million), according to information from the National Procurement and Tender Administration Board.


Luma Energy will submit the Final Interconnection Technical Study to Puerto Rico’s energy regulator PREB by May 30 for projects approved in Tranche 1 of the utility’s Renewable Energy and Storage Call. electricity PREPA.

Luma, who took over PREPA’s 15-year transmission and distribution operations last June, provided the update in a filing to the watchdog.


Launch of the SIE electricity regulator in the Dominican Republic tender to evaluate and reformulate the methodology for the calculation of the firm capacity and its remuneration.

EIS too will hold a public hearing on May 12 present a proposal relating to the methodology and implementation of the general procedure for calculating the technical tariff for regulated users served by the distributors Edesur, Edeeste and Edenorte.


The IDB has published a study on the impacts of climate change on hydroelectricity and electricity demand in Suriname.

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