Engie Chile seeking enviro permit to boost wind project to 205 MW for $246 mn

Engie Energia Chile SA is planning to boost the capacity of its Vientos del Loa wind farm project to around 204.6 MW from the initial 126.5 MW. The company said it has submitted the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the upgrade, seeking to install 33 units of 6.2-MW wind turbines in the commune of Calama, in Chile’s Antofagasta region. The total investment in the proposed scale-up is estimated at around $246 million.

Source: Renewables Now