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Challenges and Opportunities in Guatemala and Central America's Energy Sector

Council of the Americas

November 12, 2015


(Image: Ministerio de Energia y Minas de Guatemala)

Council of the Americas’ Energy Action Group will hold a public lunch discussion on the challenges and opportunities in Guatemala and Central America’s energy sector. Guatemala’s Minister of Energy, Juan Pablo Ligórria, will be present in addition to other energy policymakers, who will discuss Guatemala’s energy matrix and how it fits into the regional context.


  • Juan Pablo Ligorría, Minister of Energy, Guatemala
  • Carmen Urízar, President, National Commission on Electric Energy
  • Edgar Navarro, Board Member, Governing Council, Regional Electric Market (CDMER)
  • Pablo Blanco, Advisor, National Electrification Institute (INDE)

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