Coal fired power plants in operation in Chile

Last Modified: Thu Aug 05 2021 09:25:58 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 502 MW
    Generation capacity of AES Andes's Angamos Power Station located in Mejillones, Antofagasta , Chile. The power station comprises of 2 units each of 251 MW capacity.
  • 760 MW
    Generation capacity of Capital Advisors's Guacolda Power Station located in Huasco, Atacama , Chile. Also known as Huasco power station or Termoeléctrico Guacolda, it consists of 5 units each of 152 MW capacity. AES Andes (previously AES Energy), an affiliate of AES Corporation, completed the sale of its majority stake (50% plus one share stake) in Jul 2021 to Capital Advisors, through El Águila Energy II. The company will use the net proceeds of the US$34m sale to finance renewable growth.
  • 45 MW
    Generation capacity of AES Andes's Laguna Verde located in Valparaíso , Chile.
  • 262 MW
    Generation capacity of AES Andes's Norgener located in Antofagasta , Chile.
  • 747 MW
    Generation capacity of AES Andes's Ventanas located in Valparaiso , Chile.
  • 548 MW
    Generation capacity of Engie Energia's Cochrane located in Antofagasta , Chile.
  • 334 MW
    Generation capacity of Engie Energia's Mejillones located in Antofagasta , Chile.
  • 339 MW
    Generation capacity of Engie Energia's Andina Hornitos Power Station located in Antofagasta , Chile.
  • 377 MW
    Generation capacity of Engie Energia's Infraestructura Energética Mejillones located in Antofagasta , Chile.
  • 268 MW
    Generation capacity of Engie Energia's Tocopilla located in Antofagasta , Chile. 2 units - Unit 14 and Unit 15 are currently operational and expected to be shutered during Jan 2022 and May 2024.
  • 350 MW
    Generation capacity of ENEL's Bocamina Power Station located in Coronel , Chile. Unit 2 is the only unit operationg with the 128 MW Unit 1 having been shut down in Dec 2020. The company is awaiting authorization from Chile’s National Energy Commission (CNE) to close the station in May 2022.
  • 16 MW
    Generation capacity of ENEL's Huasco Vapor Power Plant located in Puerto Guacolda, close to Huasco, Atacama Region , Chile.
  • 350 MW
    Generation capacity of Colbun's Santa Maria Power Station located in Coronel, Región del Biobío , Chile.
  • 4,898 MW
    Combined generation capacity of 13 coal plants in Chile.