CORDOBA, ARGENTINA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/11/12 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources Latin America (Cordoba, Argentina) -- With more than $116 billion in power generation project construction starts scheduled for 2012, Latin America is one of the hottest world regions in terms of power generation project development.
This according to an analysis of Industrial Info's Latin American Industrial Project Database, which features more than 800 projects scheduled to begin construction in 2012. These projects represent more than 77 gigawatts (GW) of utility and independent power producer generation capacity.
Brazil, with 294 projects totaling $43.4 billion, leads the region, accounting for about 37% of the value of projects scheduled to begin construction during the year.
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