Massive 204MW solar park construction kicks off in Chile

The plant is forecast to produce around 589GWh of energy, avoiding the emission of 439,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere

UK and Chile urge countries to take ambitious climate action

Speaking during the week of the UN General Assembly, COP26 President Alok Sharma invited the world leaders to attend a virtual event on 12th December and come forward with new ambitious commitments

Repsol announces red hot Chilean renewables expansion amid pandemic

The oil and gas giant will invest €168m to gain access to a portfolio of solar and wind assets of more than 1,600MW

‘First concentrated solar thermal plant’ in Latin America reaches molten salt milestone

The salts from the Chilean desert have the capacity to conserve up to 17.5 extra hours of energy captured throughout the day

Innergex buys 68MW solar farm in Chile

The Salvador SpA is expected to generate 182Gwh of clean electricity annually, enough to power 70,000 Chilean homes

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