Chile CSP plant

General Info
Country: 
Chile
Status: 
Development
Purpose: 
Demonstration
Usage: 
Electricity
Power: 
10.00 MW
Location: 
Maria Elena
Technology

Power block

Storage Y/N: 
Yes
Storage: 
3.00 Hours
Backup: 
Yes
Backup type: 
Fossil fuel - 6% max
Socioeconomics
Financing: 
CORFO
KfW
IDB
CTF
General comments:

Tender has been launched on February 22, 2013.

Awarded project will be announced by August 2013.

Power and thermal energy storage are minimum requirements.

Technology, final power and TES yet to be announced.

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