Shell tempted by upcoming Brazilian wind tenders

Shell will look more closely at possibilities for bidding on the upcoming energy auctions in Brazil with a bid that could end up covering both wind and solar.

Photo: Felipe Dana, AP

Global oil and gas giant Shell is tempted by the Brazilian market's potential – and not just within oil and gas, according to comments from the company's Brazil manager, André Araújo, according to industry media Recharge.

"Brazilian society needs energy, and as a global company we are exploring possibilities, and there are people [in our company] looking at the option of participating in the tender," Araújo told reporters after presenting the company’s Sky scenario for 2070 in Rio de Janeiro, reports Recharge.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Ørsted joins the lottery for Thor

The regional director for Europe confirms that the company was among the bidders who are prepared to pay the state treasury to set up the 1,000MW offshore wind farm Thor.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs