IEA | Latin America Energy Outlook
Latin America and the Caribbean’s (LAC) economy is natural resource intensive, and its high level of dependence on these resources, such as fuels and minerals, exposes its economy to volatility in international markets and price cycles.
Pursuing opportunities in the new energy economy could help boost its economic development. Its low-emissions power sector, critical mineral resources and potential for clean energy development mean that the region could play a key role in clean energy transitions.
High environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards are needed to sustainably harness this opportunity
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