Mainstream preps for panel installation at 145-MW solar site in Chile

Mainstream Renewable Power provided an update on the 145-MW Rio Escondido solar project in Chile, saying that it is ready for the photovoltaic (PV) panels installation phase. Rio Escondido is the company’s first solar park in Chile and will consist of 450,000 PV panels to be installed by Sterling and Wilson Pvt Ltd. Mainstream is also constructing 55.5 kilometres of transmission lines to complement the PV facility. This is part of the 571-MW Condor portfolio, which Mainstream is investing USD $1.7 billion.

Source: Renewables Now