Final Report on Renewable Energy Technologies in Argentina


Fundacion Bariloche
Global Network on Energy for Sustainable Development
Victor Bravo
Nicolas Di Sbroivacca
Hilda Dubrovsky
Guillermo Gallo Mendoza
Roberto Kozulj
Gustavo Nadal
Hector Pistonesi
1 December 2005

This report analyzes the energy needs and capacity of Argentina's renewable energy sector, including current initiatives such as solar water pumping and biofuel programs. Seven case studies representing various climates and populations in Argentina are also examined. The report outlines strategic policies and recommendations for integrating renewable energy into the national development strategy to meet objectives such as delivering energy access to rural areas.