The country's social security institute will tender 1.1bn pesos (US$62.6mn) in infrastructure-related contracts.
The natural gas-fired plant would add 450MW to the country's power generation park.
BNamericas speaks with Maria José Gazzi Salum of the country's mines and energy ministry about the reform's legal changes, royalties and environmental cooperation.
State oil company PDVSA owes over US$24bn to services companies, which are increasingly opting to negotiate directly with PDVSA's joint-venture partners, an expert tells BNamericas.
BNamericas spoke with Termomecanica's industrial director Luiz Henrique Caveagna about the company's initiave on special alloys, unveiled this week.
The slowdown in inflation allows the monetary authority to reduce the Selic rate further over the next few months.