The demand for October was 4.3% lower than the demand recorded in the same month in 2012. Residential, trade and service users influenced the performance. Industrial use also climbed, but little.
The auction will take place next Monday. A total of 429 projects have been accredited, mostly for wind power generation.
A total of 655 projects for Northeast and South Brazil are competing in a tender due on August 23rd.
Inova Energia will fund innovative electric power technology projects. A total of 373 companies have submitted projects in areas such as intelligent networks, and alternative sources.
The Arab country started this week the works for a mill to have capacity to generate up to 60 megawatts. The enterprise will be in country capital Nouakchott and will cost 54 million euros.
Such was the combined capacity at the country's 108 wind farms as of late 2012. The volume is up 73% from the preceding year.
The annual impact of the lowered power bill was calculated by the Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo. The organization highlights the increased competitiveness of businesses.
The power plant produced 98.287 million megawatts-hour in 2012 and remained in the same position in the ranking as it has been since 1997.
Santa Vitória do Palmar should have one of the main complexes in the area in Latin America. The service order has been signed.
Electricity generation was down 0.8% in Brazil in July from June, at 57,700 megawatts. A decline in demand from industry was one of the causes.
The Gulf country started the construction of its first nuclear plant this week. Barakah Unit 1 should start operating in 2017 and generate 1,400 megawatts.