Chañares Solar Plant

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Chañares Solar Plant (Planta Solar Chañares) is an operating solar farm in Atacama, Chile.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Chañares Solar Plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Technology Owner Operator
Operating[1] 2014[1] 40 MW[1] PV[1] Enel Chile[1] Enel Chile[1]

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Table 2: Phase-level location details for Chañares Solar Plant

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Atacama, Chile[1] -26.3715, -70.0679 (approximate)[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "Chile: Planta Solar Chañares". ENEL. Archived from the original on August 27, 2021. Retrieved December 13, 2021.