Gas and non-hydropower renewables are the fastest-growing energy sources for power generation in Latin America, according to a report released last week by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).
Gas accounted for 23% of the region’s total primary energy supply (TPES) in 2013 compared with a 21% global average. The share of bioenergy has decreased since 1990 but still accounted for 16% of Latin America’s TPES in 2013. Hydropower remained constant at 8% of TPES – four times higher than the...
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