CIREC 2014 takes place on 9-10 September, Santiago

Visit the 2014 web page here >>

Clique aquí para ver esta página web en Español

View the agenda and attendee list from 2013 >>

  • Keynote speakers included:

    Carlos Barria
    , Head of the Renewable Energy Division,
    Ministry of Energy

    Fernando Hentzschel,
    Head of the Technical Division, Renewable Energy Center (CER-CORFO)

    Pancho Pérez, President EMEA & LatAm

    Salvatore Bernabei, Country Manager,
    Enel Green Power Chile and Andean Countries

    Christian Evans, Head of Development in Chile,
    Mainstream Renewable Power

    Alfredo Solar, Managing Director,
    Acciona Energía Chile

    Carlos Finat,
    Executive Director,

    Eric Ahumada
    , Vice President, Business Development, Translec

    Daniel Salazar,
    Executive Director, CDEC-SING


What was new in 2013?

Key project developers all in one place…

  • Mainstream Renewable Power are developing 600MW of assets with Actis Finance
  • Enel Green Power discussed plans for their 50MW permit
  • Acciona who are actively developing PV and CSP projects
  • RES Americas who are looking to expand their wind and solar portfolio into Chile
  • MPX E.ON that operate the largest PV project in Brazil
  • SunEdison who are working with CAP mine to develop a 100MW project, the largest in Latin America
  • Solarpack who have closed project financing for several Chilean projects
  • Element Power who have over 300MW of projects in the pipeline
  • Kaltemp who discussed the Tambo Real I project and the process of expansion to the 3.2MW Tambo Real II
  • Enerstar plans to invest $700m on renewable energy projects in northern Chile
  • Pattern Energy provided updates on the 115MW El Arrayán project
  • SoWiTec who have developed 90MW in Chile
  • Consorcio Eolico who aim to develop 1000 MW by the year 2015

Bursting with additional content, focused on getting PPAs written and financed...

A full day focusing on PV project financing gathered 15 key local and international financiers including:

  • Rodrigo Violic, Business Manager, Banco BICE
  • Rodrigo Varela, Environment Manager, Corpbanca
  • Gonzalo Ruiz de Angulo Gómez, Director, Project Finance LATAM, BBVA
  • Daniel Aninat, Executive Director, Head of Structured Finance Chile, Santander
  • Elizabeth Robberechts, Investment Officer, Inter- American Development Bank
  • Lynn Tabernacki, Managing Director, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
  • Juan Payeras, Principal Investment Officer, IFC

  • And a breakfast briefing on solar project M&A with leading market knowledge from Morales y Besa and Milbank

Enhanced networking opportunities with our international delegates...

  • Over 20 hours of networking opportunities built into the 4 day programme
  • The Green Power Meeting Service worked to facilitate meetings with key attendees
  • The Chilean International Renewable Energy Awards and after party allowed the opportunity to make connections in a relaxed environment

Last year's Chilean International Renewable Energy Congress was a huge success:

This event will be simultaneously translated into Spanish & English
La Conferencia será traducida simultáneamente en Español y Inglés