Latin America: renewable energy attractiveness score 2018, by country

This statistic presents the leading countries in renewable energy investment attractiveness in Latin America as of November 2018, according to their RECAI score. The RECAI ranking is developed twice a year, and the higher the score of a country is, the more attractive it is to renewable energy investments. As of November 2018, Argentina was the most attractive country for renewable energy investments in Latin America, with a RECAI score of 56.8.

Most attractive countries for renewable energy investment in Latin America as of November 2018, based on RECAI score

RECAI score
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Release date

November 2018


Central and South America, Mexico

Survey time period

As of November 2018

Supplementary notes

According to the source, "each parameter within five pillars comprises a series of datasets that are converted into a score 1-5 and weighted to generate parameter scores. These are then weighted again to produce pillar scores and then an overall RECAI score and ranking."
No information about maximum and minimum scores possible are provided by the source, however, in the 52th Issue, China ranked first, with a score of 65.7, while Kenya ranked 40th (and last), with a score of 47.6.

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