Chile

Chile's Colbun, Codelco accept replace coal with renewables in PPA
Chilean utility Colbun SA has renegotiated the terms of a decade-plus old power purchase agreement (PPA) with state-owned copper miner Codelco to gradually replace the contracted supply of coal-based electricity with 100% renewables.
Nov 1, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, PPA, Chile, South america, Colbun, Codelco
Grenergy scores PPAs for 288 MWp of solar projects in Chile
Spanish renewables developer Grenergy Renovables SL (BME: GRE) claimed on Thursday it had authorized 2 power purchase contracts (PPAs) to provide around 240 GWh of solar power annually to a utility in Chile.
Oct 27, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Chile, South america, solar projects, Grenergy
Sonnedix gets IPP with 290-MW wind and solar portfolio in Chile
Global independent power manufacturer (IPP) Sonnedix Power Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday that it has actually settled the acquisition of Chile-based peer Arco, a platform with 290 MW wind and solar projects in the country.
Oct 19, 2022 // Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Sonnedix, Axel Thiemann, Chile, South america
Japan's govt to back 18 MW of solar projects in Chile
Japanese renewable power developer Eurus Energy Holdings Corp introduced on Thursday that 18 MW of its Chilean solar projects were chosen to receive financial backing by the Japanese Ministry of the Environment.
Sep 30, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Chile, South america, Asia, solar projects
Chile's renewables increase output by 23.7% y/y in Aug
Chile produced 31.8% of its power in August from renewable resources, Chilean energy commission CNE stated in the latest report on the industry.
Sep 26, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Chile, South america
Enel gets nod to start up 161-MW solar park in Chile
Renewables firm Enel Green Power Chile stated on Wednesday that it has obtained a permit to begin business procedure of its 161-MW Sol de Lila solar farm situated in the Chilean region of Antofagasta.
Sep 8, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Enel, Chile, South america, Solar Park
Chile's 50-MW/600-MWh LAES project wins approval
UK-Chilean joint venture (JV) Highview Enlasa on Thursday protected the ecological approval to construct a 50-MW/600-MWh liquid air energy storage (LAES) center in Chile's area of Atacama, according to public records uploaded on the Chilean environmental agency's web service.
Sep 5, 2022 // Storage, Chile, South america, LAES
Spanish company Enerside wins contracts for 75 MW of PV projects in Spain, Chile
Spanish integrated solar PV platform Enerside Energy SA (BME: ENRS) stated on Monday that it has actually signed contracts to develop 75 MW of solar projects for third parties in Spain and Chile.
Sep 5, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Chile, South america, Europe, enerside
Canadian Solar Wins 253 MWp Solar, 1,000 MWh BESS Project in Chile
Chile awarded a total amount of 777 GWh/year of new generation backed by 3 various new renewable projects, of which the Zaldivar Project will account for 16 per cent. The Zaldivar Project is anticipated to displace greater than 263,000 lots of CO2 emissions each year.
Sep 2, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Canadian Solar, Chile, South america, BESS, Shawn Qu, Battery Energy Storage System, CNE, Zaldivar Project
Natixis leads US$ 360 million financing round for 360MW of distributed generation in Chile
Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking (Natixis CIB) has actually led a US$ 360 million financing round for a Chilean PV portfolio consisting of more than 360MW.
Aug 23, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Natixis, Chile, South america, project financing, pmgd, cc&l infrastructure, distributed generation, carbonfree technology
Enel activates 61-MW solar plant in Chile
Santiago-based electrical utility Enel Green Power Chile SA has actually gotten government authorization to commence commercial operations at the 60.9-MW Azabache solar energy plant in the north of the nation.
Aug 19, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Enel, Chile, South america, PV Power Plant
Mytilineos' profits soar to US$ 168m in H2 2022 as renewable sales double
Renewables programmer Mytilineos has seen its profits soar to EUR166 million (US$ 168.56 million) in H1 2022, with renewables sales nearly doubling.
Aug 1, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Chile, South america, financial results, Renewable Energy, Mytilineos, turnover, financial update
Enel Green Power, IM2 Solar developing 32.4 MWp of small solar in Chile
Renewables business Enel Green Power Chile said that it is currently developing some 32.4 MWp of small-scale solar farms in Chile under its partnership with Spain-based PV designer IM2 Solar.
Jun 21, 2022 // Plants, Chile, South america, enel green power, IM2 Solar
Mytilineos places 588 MWp of solar under PPA in Chile
Greek industrial group Mytilineos SA stated on Tuesday that it has signed a ten-year power purchase agreement (PPA) in Chile, backing it by 588 MWp of solar farms it will integrate in the South American country.
Jun 8, 2022 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, PPA, Chile, South america, Mytilineos
Ampt equips 240-MW solar-plus-storage plant in Chile with optimisers
Ampt LLC, an US power conversion technology company concentrated on the solar market, has completed the distribution of string optimisers for a 240-MW solar-plus-storage project in Chile.
May 12, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Chile, South america, solar-plus-storage plant, Ampt