Chile’s Great Renewable Flood

N/A | February 20, 2017

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Chile’s geographic location makes it well suited for renewable generation. The high altitude and dry, cloudless conditions of the Atacama Desert make northern Chile one of the most suitable locations for generating solar power. There is also significant wind, geothermal and tidal potential in Chile. Combined with these natural attributes, Chile’s clear regulatory framework, lack of local fossil fuel reserves, and declining renewable technology costs, have resulted in a renewable power boom in Chile.

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