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In recent years, reducing carbon emissions at the pace necessary to mitigate the impacts of climate change has emerged as a key challenge for policymakers around the world. While there are several approaches, one – carbon pricing – is gaining in popularity, and the indicators show that it will soon be widespread. WHAT IS CARBON […]

On International Women’s Day and every day, Atlas Renewable Energy places diversity and inclusion at the forefront. At Atlas Renewable Energy, we want to lead our sector in terms of gender balance, diversity, and inclusion (D&I). We’re pushing to challenge stereotypes, fight bias, broaden perceptions, and change attitudes – in our industry, our offices, and […]

The Biden administration aims to transform the United States into a 100% clean energy economy by 2050. We take a look at what this means for the renewables sector. “At this moment of profound crisis, we have the opportunity to build a more resilient, sustainable economy – one that will put the United States on […]

Around the world, consumer behavior is undergoing a dramatic change. Purchasing has become a political act, with those brands that seek to make the world a better place being rewarded by growing sales and increased customer loyalty. In this focus on Latin America, we look at how, as the region’s population seeks to buy the […]

Even as the Covid-19 pandemic drove the global economy into a recession, 2020 was a good year for renewable energy as an asset class. With new tailwinds promising to bolster the sector, we believe that 2021 will see an even greater upswing of interest from the capital markets. Despite numerous headwinds, the global economy continued […]

In recent years, renewable energy has undergone a dramatic decrease in cost and is now more competitive than fossil fuels in many markets. In 2021, we believe that this decline, combined with sweeping policy changes across the globe and a renewed corporate focus on sustainability in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, will lead to […]

Across Latin America, companies have woken to the need for embedding sustainability into what they do. But, as the climate change clock keeps ticking, we’re seeing business leaders start to ask how to tackle this issue on a larger and more impactful scale, and we believe that this conversation is one that’s worth having. The […]

At Atlas Renewable Energy, we recently signed a renewable power purchase agreement with the Brazilian subsidiary of the American material science giant Dow. This landmark deal lays the framework for chemical companies across Latin America to meet their environmental objectives while lowering energy costs at the same time. In this article, we take a closer […]

In recent years, we’ve seen the beginnings of a far-reaching sustainability transition among corporations in Latin America that is slowly beginning to move the needle on creating fairer, more inclusive economies for all. As a region, Latin America bears an outsized brunt of climate change, with extreme weather phenomena from hurricanes in the Caribbean to […]

Creating a successful solar energy development isn’t about simply producing power from the sun. It’s a careful balance to ensure the most optimal Leveled cost of energy (LCOE) over the life of the project, the best value proposition, and ideal financing conditions. And to get that balance right means that solar energy producers must be […]