The government plan of President Lenín Moreno calls for the development of renewable energy and particularly wind.
The crisis engulfing Colombia's largest infrastructure project is set to fast-track development of alternative energy sources such as natural gas, solar and wind, Bogotá-based consultant Andrés Izquierdo Morales tells BNamericas.
Images posted on social media showed children sleeping in the streets as minimum temperatures hovered above 25C.
The necessary recognition of the local investment, made by the private company in the territory, as a necessary expense to produce the rent would allow to generate greater certainties, both to investors and communities.
In addition to publishing details of its administrative activities, the power and gas sector regulator held a workshop explaining how self-generators can sell excess electricity to the national grid.