Rethinking Our Energy Future: A White Paper on Renewable Energy for the 3GFLAC Regional Forum


Inter-American Development Bank
Walter Vergara
Claudio Alatorre
Leandro Alves
1 June 2014

This document focuses on Latin America and the Caribbean’s need to define its future energy model and meet the increasing energy demand by addressing three questions: What is the magnitude of the available renewable sources? What are the associated societal benefits? And, what are the policy options for adopting renewable energy?