The largest contract value in wind power was R$109.40/MWh, Ventos do Sertão, located in Bahia, which sold 2,226,564 MWh. Since the lowest value for the energy from the wind energy was R$97/MWh, hit by EDP in Brazil for the wind turbines parks all located in Rio Grande do Norte and totaling 120 MW of installed capacity. Together 9,749,792 MWh traded.
In addition to wind turbines projects, two biomass thermal energy also able to negotiate. In the distribution side, Celg D was the main buyer, acquiring 14.279 million MWh, or 13.6% of the total. Second is Eletropaulo, with 11.423 million MWh (10.9%), followed by Celesc D, with 10.048 million MWh (9.6%), and Celpe, with 9.995 million MWh (9.5%)
By José Santamarta, www.evwind.com