ACCIONA installs two new renewable projects in Chile

The construction of a 62MW solar plant in Atacama and a 183MW wind facility in San Gabriel increases the firm’s clean energy operating capacity in the country by 84%

Mainstream Renewable Power raises $580m for projects in Chile

It has reached financial close for the first phase of its project, which consists of seven wind and three solar generation assets in total

Madrid to host COP25 climate summit in December

It comes after the Government of Chile decided to call it off last week amid ongoing protests

Chile cancels UN climate summit amid ongoing protests

The COP25 climate summit was scheduled to take place between 2nd and 13th December

Siemens Gamesa signs deals for 359MW of new wind energy in Chile

The three new orders to undisclosed customers will provide enough clean, reliable and affordable electricity to supply more than 900,000 households

Google announces ‘biggest corporate purchase’ of renewable energy

The package consists of 1,600MW of agreements, including 18 new energy deals, which together will boost its worldwide portfolio of wind and solar power by more than 40%

Renewables ‘to make up half of Chile’s energy mix by 2030’

GlobalData, which says the South American nation recognises the need to step up clean power capacity in order to assure it meets global climate change mitigation and environmental requirements

Governments agree to strengthen climate education and awareness

The decision will be formally adopted at the UN Climate Change Conference in Chile in December

New Cool Coalition to turn down the heat on climate change

It aims to accelerate action on the transition to cleaner and more efficient cooling technologies

Chile agrees to phase out coal power plants

Chile is to ban the development of new coal-fired power plants. The nation’s Energy Ministry and electric power generators’ association Asociación de Generadoras have agreed to not build any new coal plants without carbon capture and reduction technologies. The companies, which include Enel, ENGIE and AES, have also agreed to form a joint working group, […]