Energy & Resources
The National Energy Policy Council (CNPE), through CNPE Resolution No. 10/2017, published in the Official Gazette of May 24, 2017, authorized the ANP to hold the 15th Round of bidding for exploration and production blocks Of oil and natural gas, in the concession modality.
For the 15th Round, the following blocks should be selected:
The Transmission Auction No. 2/2017, to be carried out by the National Electric Energy Agency - ANEEL, will generate approximately R $ 9 billion of investments.
The auction will in principle consist of 11 lots, covering the North, Northeast, Southeast and South regions, with approximately 4,919 km of transmission lines and 10,416 mega-volt-amps (MVA) of capacity expansion of transmission facilities.
The Agro Trafo Small Hydroelectric Power Plant is located in the municipality of Dianópolis, in the state of Tocantins, which has an installed capacity of 14.04 MW.
According to the concession agreement no. 51/99, signed with SOCIBE Energia S / A, the Agro Trafo Small Hydroelectric Plant had its final concession term on 12/7/17.
Brazil has called for expressions of interest in a consultancy contract that seeks proposals for an overhaul of oil and gas market rules. The winning bidder will develop a long-term plan for the commercialization of hydrocarbons via an independent body, according to the energy ministry.
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA (Eletrobras) is a mixed-capital company controlled by the Brazilian government, constituted by Law no. 3,890-A, of April 25, 1961. Since its creation, Eletrobras has contributed to the expansion of energy supply Development of the country.
It regards the concession of 14 airports, with an investment forecast of around R $ 6.4 billion. The airports are the following:
Cellulose Terminal at the Port of Paranaguá/PR - (PAR01)
Vehicle Terminal in the Port of Paranaguá/PR - (PAR12)
General Cargo Terminal at the Port of Itaqui/MA - (IQI 18)
Wood Chip Terminal in the Port of Santana/AP - (MCP1)
Grain Terminals in the Port of Paranaguá/PR - (PAR 07, PAR 08, and PAR XX)
Liquid Bulk Terminals in the Port of Vitória/ES
LPG terminals in Porto Miramar/PA - (BEL 05, and BEL 06)
Agrovia Terminal in the Port of SUAPE/PE
Privatization - Companhia Docas do Espírito Santo - CODESA
Brazil: President Michel Temer's government launched a multibillion-dollar plan to auction off oil, power rights and infrastructure concessions, in an attempt by the new government to bolster private investment in a moribund economy.
The government will sell operating licenses for airports in the cities of Porto Alegre, Salvador, Florianopolis and Fortaleza by the first quarter of 2017. It also plans to sell rights to operate federal roads in the center-west and south regions later next year.