Latin America: renewable energy attractiveness score 2019, by country

As of October 2019, Argentina was the most attractive country for renewable energy investments in Latin America (amongst the evaluated countries), with a RECAI score of 57. Chile ranked second, with a score of 56.4. The RECAI ranking is developed twice a year, and the higher the score of a country, the more attractive it is to renewable energy investments.

Most attractive countries for renewable energy investment in Latin America as of October 2019, based on RECAI score

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Release date

November 2019



Survey time period

October 2019

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 54th Issue, China ranked first, with a score of 69.2, while Kenya ranked 40th (and last), with a score of 48.9.

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