Company News Jul 26, 2021 5:53 PM
Colombian companies have shown their interest in participating in the bidding process for electricity supply in Panama.
Celsia and AES are interested in bidding for electricity supply in Panama, Valora Analitik reported.
Panama’s call for bids to cover the short-term power requirements of the country’s three electricity distributors has aroused the interest of several companies.
At least 11 groups have expressed their intention to participate in the initiative and among the participants of the informative meeting organized by the state-owned transmission company Etesa are AES Panama and Celsia Centroamericana, a subsidiary of Grupo Argos.
Other interested parties are Electron Investment, Fountain Hydro Power, Generadora del Atlántico, Hidro Boquerón, Hidroecológica del Teribe, Las Perlas Sur, Pan-Am Generating, Photovoltaics Investments and UEP Penonomé II.
The winners will supply Empresa de Distribución Eléctrica Metro-Oeste (Edemet), Empresa de Distribución Eléctrica Chiriquí (Edechi) and Elektra Noreste (Ensa).
Bids must be submitted by August 11, 2021 and contracts will be valid from November through to the end of 2023.