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Energy: it is necessary to "monetize"

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Rafael Herzberg- is an independent energy consultant, self-employed (since 2018) based in São Paulo, Brazil* Focus on C level, VPs and upper managers associated to energy related info, analysis...

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Energy: it is necessary to "monetize"

The bulk of everything that is paid by Brazilian consumers (residential, corporate and institutional) is established by regulation and is practically inflexible.

To worsen an important part of the value chain is in the official hands, mainly from states and the federation.

With these two main constraints at stake, a bleak picture results, without creativity, with no initiative to improve.

It is no coincidence that Brazil is a laggard among the BRICS with respect to the cost paid in USD/MWh. For years in a row!

Monetization might be the turning point. Pay a hefty bonus to the consumer for actions that bring a win-win. On the one hand, alleviating the national demand and on the other hand, generously sharing the benefits.

Or else we will continue to lose the cost battle as our direct competitors are much better than us!

So what do we prefer?

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