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Lithium boom puts spotlight on Chile

Lithium boom puts spotlight on Chile

CHILE: As growing interest in electric cars and energy-storage drives up global demand for lithium, companies with concessions to exploit Chile's vast resources could find themselves in an enviable position if the government loosens restrictions.

Wind boom must overcome land disputes and bottlenecks

Wind boom must overcome land disputes and bottlenecks

CHILE: Wind projects won around 40% of the 12.34TWh annually on offer in Chile's big power auction in August, representing a third of demand from regulated clients from 2021.

Argentina's troubled turbine maker climbs back from the brink

Argentina's troubled turbine maker climbs back from the brink

ARGENTINA: Late payments from clients abroad and frosty relations with the political elite at home made life hard for Impsa. But with a restructuring deal and a new president, things are looking up.

Developers sell wind assets to fund new projects

Developers sell wind assets to fund new projects

BRAZIL: After installing around 9.5GW in the past five years, Brazil's wind market is moving in a new direction.


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