South america

Sterling and Wilson Solar Bags Rs 462 Crore Solar Project in Chile
Sterling as well as Wilson Solar has actually signed an order of 106.71 MW solar project worth Rs 462 crore in Chile, work for which is expected to begin in Q4 FY 2021.
Sep 18, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance, India, Chile, South america, Asia, solar projects, Bikesh Ogra, Sterling and Wilson Solar
Spain's Acciona creating 130.2-MW PV project in Chile
Spanish renewable resource and also framework group Acciona SA (BME: ANA) intends to construct a 130.2-MW rotating existing (AC) solar park in the Chilean area of Antofagasta.
Sep 16, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Chile, South america, Acciona, Solar Project
Chile connects first floating PV plant to grid under web payment plan
Programmer Solarity has finished the first floating PV selection to be connected to the nationwide circulation network under Chile's net billing plan. The plant will supply 100% of project owner Hortifrut's power requirements, while allowing it to sell excess power to the grid.
Sep 16, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Chile, floating PV, South america, Solarity
Solarpack boosted by project commissioning initiatives in H1
Solarpack boosted its H1 running revenues virtually three-fold (191%) year-on-year to EUR78.84 million (US$ 93.64 million), thanks in part to the commissioning of PV projects in Spain, Chile and India.
Sep 14, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance, Spain, India, Chile, South america, Europe, Asia, Solarpack, covid-19
Vale to Install Brazil's Largest Battery Storage System
Brazilian mining titan Vale is partnering with Siemens and MicroPower Comerc on a 5MW/10MWh lithium-ion battery system at a huge port center in Rio de Janeiro.
Sep 10, 2020 // Storage, Market Research, TESLA, South america, Brazil, Siemens, Vale, MicroPower Comerc
Hydro-PV microgrid in Patagonia
In a national park in Chile, a hydropower plant has been incorporated with a planetary system as well as battery storage to change diesel generation.
Sep 9, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Storage, Chile, South america, Patagonia, Gonzalo Rodriguez, Carolina Morgado
Ecuador kicks-off 60 MW solar tender
The government is seeking proposals for 200 MW of renewable energy capacity including two 30 MW solar parks to be built in either Santa Elena or Guaya provinces.
Sep 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Ecuador, tender, South america
Floating PV to counter underperforming hydropower
Brazil currently has 12 GW of underperforming hydropower capability, according to U.S. scientists. Large-scale floating PV is a perfect remedy to offset this deficiency, as a result of its high capability variable, lots correlation, as well as high possible result during periods of high need.
Sep 8, 2020 // Technology, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Floating PV, floating PV, South america, Brazil, PV Power Plant, hydropower plant
Large solar projects move forward in Chile
Mainstream Renewable Power is establishing the $934 million Huemul wind and also PV project, the 2nd stage of the $1.8 billion Andes Renovables renewable resource system, which is anticipated to have a complete ability of 1.3 GW when finished. A 3rd stage is currently in the funding stage.
Sep 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Chile, South america, mainstream renewable power
Mainstream Renewable Power secures funding for 630MW of Chilean solar and also wind projects
Mainstream Renewable Power has actually gotten to financial close for the 2nd stage of its 1.3 GW Andes Renovables wind and solar power generation system in Chile.
Sep 2, 2020 // Markets & Finance, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Chile, South america, mainstream renewable power, wind, debt financing, solar financing, Manuel Tagle
5 bidders for Ecuador's solar+ storage tender
The Conolophus project is developed to lower diesel usage on Santa Cruz Island in Galapagos National Park, in addition to the surrounding island of Baltra.
Aug 26, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Ecuador, tender, South america, solar+storage
PV plant supplying grid supplementary services in Chile
Chile's National Electric Coordinator has actually approved authorization for a brand-new First Solar PV project to supply supporting grid services on a commercial basis. The setup has actually done much better than gas generator innovations.
Aug 21, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Grids, First Solar, Chile, South america, PV Power Plant, Carlos Barria
Brazil imported 2.5 GW of PV panels in first fifty percent of 2020
According to a recent report from Brazilian working as a consultant Greener, the country imported 1.61 GW of panels in the very first quarter and also 877 MW in the 2nd. Domestic PV module makers had a 4.4% market show around 100 MW in delivered modules in the first fifty percent of the year. The experts declare these numbers reveal the Brazilian PV market has not been impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.
Aug 17, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, Jinko Solar, Canadian Solar, PV panels, South america, Brazil, Trina Solar, BYD, Marcio Takata
Colombia's PV project pipe reaches 8.8 GW
According to the Mining and also Energy Planning Unit (UPME), there are currently 385 projects completing 15 GW at various stages of advancement, consisting of 4 biomass, 17 wind, 93 hydro, 271 solar as well as 7 thermal.
Aug 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, South america, Colombia, upme
Chevron looks to renewables to power Australian operations
The power business has revealed it will certainly build 500 MW of renewable energy projects to power several of its worldwide facilities under a four-year contract with Canada's Algonquin Power & Utilities.
Aug 4, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Texas, Total Eren, Australia, Lightsource BP, Argentina, South america, Asia, Oceania, enel green power, North America, kazakhstan, New Mexico, Chevron, Allen Satterwhite