Chile switches on $15 million PV plant

Chilean authorities inaugurated the 9-MW Litre de Verano solar photovoltaic (PV) park located in the commune of Tiltil, Chacabuco province. With an investment of $15 million, the PV plant consists of 33,600 solar panels spread over an area of 23 hectares (56.8 acres). Litre de Verano is expected to generate enough power to meet the annual demand of 6,900 local homes during its 30 years of useful life.

Source: Renewables Now