The Mexican ferroalloy producer expects to invest US$150-200mn in hydro and wind power projects by 2019, under plans aimed at reducing production costs.
Brazil's national development bank is planning to work hand-in-hand with private banks by sharing guarantees on infrastructure projects.
A number of private sector clients have sought Scada solutions after the enactment of the 2014 energy reform in the country.
The Megacable Holdings unit has just wrapped up the sixth phase of a project to replace 308,000 analogue meters in the Mexico valley region.
Chile's southernmost region seeks to capitalize on hydrocarbon, wind resources.
The northeastern Mexican state is expecting about US$32bn in investment, mainly thanks to projects and other business opportunities generated by the country's electric power and oil and gas auctions.
The French energy group is selling its 857MW Jorge Lacerda and 340MW Pampa Sul thermoelectric plants in southern Brazil.