Colombia renewable capacity to reach 5.9GW but coal-based power still on the rise, says...

Installed capacity of renewable power in Colombia is expected to rise from 2% in 2018 to 14% in 2025, with a further rise to 21% by 2030. Renewable capacity in the country is slated...

Using renewable energy to create clean power for UNESCO world heritage site

Commissioned by the Ecuadorean government to resolve a complex environmental issue confronting the Galapagos Islands, one that threatened the biological sanctuary’s UNESCO designation as a world heritage site, Siemens has developed a hybrid electricity...

Soltec to supply and install 220 MW of SF7 Bifacial solar trackers in Mexico

Soltec, leading manufacturer and supplier of single-axis solar trackers, is supplying and installing its Soltec SF7 Bifacial trackers at a 220 MW project that the Enel Group’s renewable company Enel Green Power is building...

Renewable energy is expected to comprise 50% of Chile’s power mix by 2030

Renewable energy, the only way forward to the global climate change mitigation and environmental requirements, is expected to comprise 50% of Chile’s power mix by 2030, according to GlobalData The company's latest report, ‘Chile...

Ingeteam and Solarpack sign an agreement to supply 200 MVA to PV plants

Ingeteam has signed a framework agreement with Solarpack, by means of which both companies have agreed to supply 200 megawatts of the Ingeteam Inverter Station solution to solar plants in Spain and Chile. The signing...

Rolls-Royce off-grid plant supplies power for industrial production in Mexico

Rolls-Royce continues its expansion into the Latin America market through the supply of MTU Onsite Energy generator sets for the power plant of a new pork processing facility in Mexico. It is operated by...

Renewable capacity in Brazil to exceed 60GW in 2030

The overall renewable power capacity in Brazil is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6% from 31 GW in 2018 to 60.8GW in 2030, according to GlobalData. GlobalData’s latest report:...

SENER builds a steam and electricity service plant for the Gondi Group in Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico, July 10, 2019 - The SENER engineering and technology group has signed a contract with Gondi, a leading Mexican group in the manufacture of paper for cardboard packaging, to build phase...

Acciona starts building third PV plant in Chile

Acciona has begun construction work on the 64-MWp Usya photovoltaic plant, the third owned by the company in Chile. Acciona is currently constructing almost 400 MW in Chile in two wind farms and two...

Renewable power capacity to increase by 14.7 GW in Argentina during 2019–2030

Renewable power capacity (excluding small hydropower) in Argentina is expected to show a significant growth rate, registering a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 17.8% during 2019-2030. Renewable installations sector will increase by 14.7...