The Americas: Nicaragua

Partnership Launch

Date: February 2008
Location: Managua, Nicaragua

Through support from the United States Agency for International Development, senior officials from the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Nicaraguan Energy Institute (INE) met to launch the Nicaraguan Energy Regulatory Partnership.

This partnership creation generated strong national media attention in Nicaragua, and the technical expertise shared laid the groundwork for a future exchange on renewable energy, diversifying the electricity generation mix, and tariff methodologies.






At A Glance

Project Dates: 2008-2009 (Closed)

Partners: Nicaraguan Energy Institute