The demand for electricity and consumption in Latin America will increase by 2.5 times by 2050 (WEC, World Energy Council).
The main challenges facing this sector are in the generation of resources as well as transmission and distribution. The growing consumer demand and the importance of this resources for economic growth and development make this an industry that will see concentrated investment in the coming years. Given these rapid developments, the industry must manage various factors such as the use of water, the monitoring of air quality, biodiversity, aquatic ecosystems and more. Additional attention must also be given in regards to the health and safety of workers and compliance of legalities and operational risks.