View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter – data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Market Data
January 19, 2022updated 24 Jan 2022 7:26am

Power industry tenders in South and Central America for Q4 2021 up 5%

By admin-demo

South and Central America power industry tenders activity in Q4 2021 saw 88 tenders announced, marking a rise of 5% over the last four-quarter average of 84, according to GlobalData’s power database.

South and Central America power industry tenders in Q4 2021: Bolivia leads activity

Looking at tenders by country, Bolivia led the activity in Q4 2021 with 46 tenders and a share of 52.3%, up 7.1% over the previous quarter and up 48% when compared with the last four-quarter average, followed by Uruguay with nine tenders and a share of 10.2% and Venezuela with six tenders and a share of 6.8% during the quarter.

Looking at the last four-quarter average, Bolivia held the top spot with 31 tenders, followed by Uruguay with 13 and Guyana with seven tenders.

  • Embed this chart

    Embed this chart into your website

    Copy and paste the code below into your website to display the chart.

Hydro is top technology area for tenders in Q4 2021

Looking at tenders divided by the type of technology, hydro accounted for the largest proportion with 12 tenders and a 36.4% share, followed by solar with 11 tenders and a 33.3% share and thermal with seven tenders and a 21.2% share.

Looking at power industry tenders divided by segment as tracked by GlobalData, T&D Equipment was the most popular segment in South and Central America power tenders activity during Q4 2021, with 41 tenders, followed by Power Plant (22) and T&D Project (17).

The proportion of tenders by category tracked by GlobalData in the quarter was as follows:

  1. Supply & Erection: 49 tenders and a 55.7% share
  2. Project Implementation: 24 tenders and a 27.3% share
  3. Consulting & Similar Services: 11 tenders and a 12.5% share
  4. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: three tenders and a 3.4% share
  5. Power Purchase Agreement: one tender and a 1.1% share.

Power tenders in Q4 2021: Top companies by capacity

The top issuers of tenders for the quarter in terms of power capacity involved in South and Central America were:

  1. Ministerio de Energia y Recursos Naturales No Renovables: 900MW from two tenders
  2. Air-e (Colombia): 300MW from one tender
  3. Guyana Power & Light (Guyana): 33MW capacity from one tender.

All publicly-announced tenders are included in this analysis drawn from GlobalData’s Power database, which covers power plants, T&D projects, equipment markets, analysis reports, capacity and generation, and tracks tenders and contracts on a real-time basis.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported tenders are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s Power database.

Related Companies

Topics in this article:
NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Wednesday. The power industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy