Issue 89 • May 2014

Noel Rosa and the electricity sector bill in 2014 and 2015


In this section we consolidate the estimate of the final cost for taxpayers (Treasury contributions) and consumers (tariffs from 2014 to 2016) resulting from the fiperfect stormfl of un-contracting and high prices in 2013 and 2014, already considering the result of the recent A0 auction, and we calculate what fraction of these costs was avoidable, and what was bad luck.


The topics of this section are: (i) delays, penalties and execution on guarantees: the case of transmission; (ii) meeting demand at A-3 auction of 2014; and (iii) guidelines for the reserve energy auction of 2014.


In this issue we analyze the ONS document fiInventory of hydraulic operating restrictions of hydroelectric projectsfl, which details various operating restrictions of hydroelectric plants.


In this section, Advocacia Waltenberg examines the scope of electric energy generation projects under the Special Regime of Incentives for the Development of Infrastructure (REIDI).


This section features: (i) structural balance of energy; (ii) delays in construction of new supply for the horizon 2014-2018; and (iii) delay meter - monitoring the historical record of delays.

Electronically published since 2006, the PSR Energy Report is a monthly newsletter developed by PSR, whose main objective is to present a comprehensive and current analysis of regulatory, legal issues, water resources and environment and supply of the electricity sector in Brazil.