South America's first solar thermal power plant

South America's first solar thermal power plant
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In the middle of the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, the first solar thermal power plant in Latin America emerges from the ground.

A 250-metre high tower surrounded by thousands of giant mirrors, the power plant allows continuous electricity production, unlike conventional renewable energy forms.

The project named Cerro Dominador, is a symbol of Chile’s ambitious energy transition, which aims to achieve 100% green energy production by 2040.

By 2020, the plant should produce power for 250,…
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