Sonnedix Is Awarded 39% Of The Total Energy Supply At Chile’s Renewable Energy Auction
the global solar independent power producer (IPP) has been awarded 903GWh/year,
equivalent to 39% of the National and International Public Tender for the
Supply of Energy and Electric Power 2021/01, in which 29 Chilean and foreign
generating companies participated.
tender, which reached a new historical low of USD 23.39 per MWh on average,
auctioned 2310GWh to supply the energy needs of regulated customers of the
National Electric System (SEN) for a period of 15 years from 2026.
are tremendously proud of being awarded such an important part of this very
competitive tender because it shows our ability to compete in the Chilean
electricity system ", said Sergio del Campo, Director of Sonnedix Chile
Thiemann, CEO of Sonnedix, highlighted that seeing renewable energy companies
among the winners of this tender “shows the importance of this sector in the
national energy matrix. To
Sonnedix, this award is an excellent opportunity to expand our presence in
Chile, allowing us to build around 424MW in solar photovoltaic projects,
investing approximately USD 300 million.”
currently has 4.6 GW of total capacity, including a development and
construction pipeline of over 3GW. The Solar IPP continues actively seeking
development and acquisition opportunities across OECD countries.
On the preparation of this proposal, Sonnedix was advised by Guerrero