29/08/2017 - 31/08/2017
Brazil Windpower is the biggest event in Latin America dedicated to business development and wind power generation projects in Brazil and Latin America. Taking place from 29-31 August, Brazil Windpower is the ideal meeting place for entrepreneurs, consultants, executives, manufacturers, service providers and professionals in general involved in wind power in the region.
During the 2016 edition, it showcased more than 110 national and international exhibitors, bringing together the main players from the wind market onto the two floors of the SulAmérica Convention Center in Rio de Janeiro. The event incorporated a two and a half day conference featuring expert speakers who addressed policy, market, finance and technical issues, as well as a 2-day parallel conference, dedicated to Operations and Maintenance.
Call for Papers now closed!
Brazil is ranked 9th globally in terms of installed wind capacity. During 2016, it reached the 10 GW milestone, installing 2 GW during the course of the year, and bringing the total installed wind capacity to 10.74 GW, representing around a 7% share in the energy matrix.
From 29-31 August, our conference sessions at Brazil Windpower this year, will feature discussions and presentations on the latest market, policy and technology topics.
Papers have been submitted on the following topics, and selected ones will be presented to the conference delegates.
1. Wind Resource Analysis
2. Supply Chain and Logistics
3. Integration of wind farms onto the grid
4. New Technologies and R&D
5. Wind Project Financing
6. New regulation, Commercialization, Social and Environmental challenges
Book your booth now – discounts for GWEC members
Is your company active in the Brazilian wind market? The there’s no better place to be visible than on the exhibition floor. Book your booth early – 10% discount on published prices for GWEC members.
Brazil Windpower is an event organised annually by Global Wind Energy Council, ABEEolica and Grupo Canal Energia.
“Wind generation, with its industry is a success story in Brazil. Success needs to be expanded and maintained. There is much to do and the government must turn challenges into opportunities”
Secretary of Energy Planning and Development of the Ministry of Mines and Energy
“The wind energy sector has the capacity to help us set in motion the transmission projects, which is a short-term issue in the electricity sector,”
Luiz Eduardo Barata
director general of the National Electric System Operator
“We expect to reach 20 GW by 2020,”
president of the Board of Directors of ABEEólica
Brazil Windpower …. and event organised by the industry …. for the industry