AES to retire more than 1GW of coal plants in Chile by 2025

It represents around 20% of the country’s installed coal capacity

LATAM Airlines commits to carbon-neutrality by 2050

It aims to do so by introducing sustainable fuels and new aviation technologies by 2035 and by offsetting 50% of its domestic emissions by 2030

ENGIE announces total exit from coal by 2025 in Chile

The energy firm has also announced the development of 2GW of new renewable energy capacity

AES targets net zero emissions from electricity sales by 2040

It has also pledged to reduce its generation from coal-fired power stations to below 10% by 2025 and boost the growth of renewables

Poland and Chile join World Green Building Council’s net zero initiative

The Advancing Net Zero project is working towards total sector decarbonisation by 2050

Chile’s public transport system receives boost of 150 new electric buses

The new fleet will provide further support to the country’s target for 100% electric public transportation by 2040

Vestas wins order for 44 wind turbines in Chile

Vestas will supply Mainstream Renewable Power with the turbines for its Cerro Tigre wind farm

Mainstream Renewable Power raises $580m for projects in Chile

It has reached financial close for the first phase of its project, which consists of seven wind and three solar generation assets in total

Madrid to host COP25 climate summit in December

It comes after the Government of Chile decided to call it off last week amid ongoing protests

Chile cancels UN climate summit amid ongoing protests

The COP25 climate summit was scheduled to take place between 2nd and 13th December