April 14 (Renewables Now) – The Chilean ministry of nationwide property has launched a young course of to supply over 10,800 hectares (26,687 acres) of public land within the area of Antofagasta for renewable power improvement.
Based on the ministry’s web site devoted to land auctions, the plots vary in dimension from some 29.9 hectares to over 7,500 hectares.
Eight websites throughout Antofagasta have been made out there on this spherical. All eight are described as being comparatively near energy transmission strains, it’s acknowledged on the public sale web site.
The profitable bidders can be entitled to a concession to make use of the land. The deadline to submit the presents is ready for Might 25.
Auctions for land in Chile have a tendency to draw big-name worldwide renewable power gamers. In one of many previous rounds, firms akin to AES Gener SA, EDF SA (EPA:EDF), Statkraft A/S, and Enel Inexperienced Energy, amongst others, secured land for his or her wind, photo voltaic and power storage tasks.