South america

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
Amazon adds new projects to clean energy portfolio
When functional, Amazon's projects will certainly generate 50,000 GWh of renewable resource
Sep 22, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, clean energy, Poland, India, Solar Panels, Amazon, South america, Europe, Brazil, Asia, solar farm
Spain's Solarpack indicators concession for 200-MW solar project in Ecuador
Spanish solar power developer Solarpack has actually signed a concession agreement with Ecuador's power and mining ministry for the 200-MW El Aromo solar farm it is due to construct and also operate in the South American country.
Sep 19, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Ecuador, South america, Europe, Solarpack, Solar Project
Spain's Soltec Power Connects 112.5 MW Solar Project in Brazil
The solar power project has created an investment of around EUR 80 million. The renewable resource player has developed the Pedranopolis plant using about 210,000 solar power panels and 3,750 Soltec SFOne trackers.
Sep 13, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, Brazil, Soltec, Powertis, Pablo Otín, Raúl Morales, Pedranopolis solar power farm
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
Brazil's Energisa puts 70 MWp of solar in operation
Brazilian electrical power distributor Energisa SA (BVMF: ENGI11) revealed just recently that it has actually gotten the consent from power sector regulator Aneel to turn on 70 MWp of solar power plants.
Sep 6, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, Brazil, Energisa
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
Isagen to soon launch construction of 100-MW solar farm in Colombia
Colombian power producer as well as merchant Isagen SA ESP will quickly begin constructing a 100-MW solar farm in Sabanalarga, a community in Colombia's department of Atlantico, the firm revealed in a press release last week.
Sep 5, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, Colombia, solar farm, Isagen
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
Brazil's Cemig to deploy 155 MW of solar in Minas Gerais
A subsidiary of Brazilian utility Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais SA (BVMF: CMIG4), better called Cemig, has signed design, purchase and building (EPC) contracts for 155 MW of solar projects in the state of Minas Gerais.
Aug 26, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, Brazil, minas gerais, Cemig
Enel Green Power launches 132.2-MW solar project in Colombia
Latin American utility group Enel Colombia has started building a 132.2-MW (straight existing) solar farm in the Magdalena department of Colombia, launching a project that secured a long-lasting power purchase agreement (PPA) in the Colombian government's renewable energy auction in 2021.
Aug 23, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, South america, enel green power, Colombia, Solar 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