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What happens to the marginal costs of electricity in the region?

What happens to the marginal costs of electricity in the region?

The marginal cost of electricity is a key indicator of the electricity market and a signal of its adjustment between supply and demand in the short term.. It reflects the cost of supplying an additional kilowatt hour (kWh) to the electrical system that results from the dispatch rule that each system follows. Electricity has high …

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How does the demand for electricity in the countries of the region behave during the post-covid economic recovery?

Transformation of electricity demand

By: Franco Carvajal, Edilberto Matias and Michelle Hallack After more than two years of pandemic, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are returning to a “new normal” thanks to their vaccination plans and an economic revival. As the confinement was so important to stop the spread of infections, the guarantee of the …

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Latin America, the region where Bitcoin mining will increase in 2022

Latin America, the region where Bitcoin mining will increase in 2022

Key facts: The United States leads, for now, the world ranking of hashrate. El Salvador, Argentina and Paraguay are ready to welcome new miners. The Bitcoin miner relocation that began this year will continue into 2022 and thus the hash rate will be even more geographically distributed as the industry establishes operations in new locations. …

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