Solar Energy for Electricity and Heat in Chile

Solar Energy for Electricity and Heat in Chile

Context Chile is enjoying a strong economic growth and the power consumption has doubled every 10 years. Construction of additional conventional thermal power plants and increasing consumption of fossil fuels such as coal are resulting in an increase in greenhouse gas...
Public Solar Roofs Program in Chile

Public Solar Roofs Program in Chile

Overview The Ministry of Energy from Chile is currently implementing the Public Solar Roofs Program (PTSP, from its Spanish acronym), which involves the installation of photovoltaic solar systems on roofs of public buildings. The main objective of PTSP is to...