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Wind Energy Seminar Series: Job Market Paper: "Green Industrial Policies for Clean Energy Investments and Employment Creation: The Case of Colombia"

Date/Time: 

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 4:00pm

Presenter: 

Camilo Gallego, UMass Amherst

Location: 

Zoom

Details: 

Details:

This paper analyses the impact of green industrial policies for advancing viable clean energy investments for Colombia. The primary policy tool considered here is long-term forward contracting as a resource adequacy scheme, with a focus on Colombia’s electricity sector. This long-term forward established a fixed long-term price for electricity, providing stability as well as standard of fairness in the electricity sector for investors, producers and consumers.