Complementing the growing share of variable renewable energy sources
Through Generadora Metropolitana, the Group has been supplying competitive and reliable energy since 2018. The company, which has three thermal plants with a total capacity of 750 MW located in strategic points of the National Electricity System, aims to become a leader in the market through innovation towards a more sustainable energy matrix, developing an extensive portfolio of photovoltaic projects to complement its thermal plants.
Currently Generadora Metropolitana is developing a 480 MW solar plant and planning the conversion of a diesel plant into gas.
flexible installed capacity
nueva renca CCGT
Converting Los Vientos into gas
Gas has been recognized as a key component of Chile's energy transition given its ability to meet peak demand and to serve as a backup for renewable energies. This is why we want to use it as a cleaner fuel in our 132 MW open cycle turbine Los Vientos, which currently runs on diesel.