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Global interest in Colombia’s auction for renewables spikes

Colombia’s upcoming energy auction for large-scale solar and wind projects, set for the end of September 2019, has drawn interest from no less than 27 companies, according to the country’s National Mining and Energy Planning Unit.

The mining and energy department said over 26 power distribution companies will participate in the auction, including local renewable energy company Celsia, state-owned Empres Colombiana, which is predominately focussed on the oil sector, and Enertotal.