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  • Assessing the performance of hybrid CSP + PV plants …

    2016-11-15 · 1. Introduction. Chile is a developing market for renewable energy in general and solar energy in particular. Local legislation mandates a renewable energy quota of 20% of generated electrical energy, which must be met by 2025 (Minenergía, 2013).Solar energy is currently at the initial stages of market penetration, with several projects being developed including PV, CSP and industrial heat ...

  • Be locally attuned

    Desert plants. Atacama desert in Chile. Some annual plant species live in arid environments like the Atacama Desert in Chile, where rain may only come once every five years. ... but Interface has developed another model using regional production on four continents and just-in-time manufacturing to be more attuned and responsive to their ...

  • Commoditization of Rural Lands in the Semi-Arid …

    Commoditization of Rural Lands in the Semi-Arid Region of Chile—The Case of the Huentelauquén Agricultural Community. by. Gloria L. Gallardo Fernández. * and. Fred …

  • Regional Cost Estimates for Reclamation Practices on …

    2002-2-1 · EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Over the past decade, techno-economical advancements in solar energy systems, particularly the improvement in the conversion efficiency of PV modules made with mono-crystalline silicon solar cells from 12% to 20%, as well as the cost reduction in manufacturing by a factor of about 10%, have made it possible to achieve a levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) in PV plants …

  • Superhydrophobic coatings for enhanced fog …

    2021-1-22 · Fog harvesting has been so effective in some locations, that some developing communities are able to depend solely on fog nets to supply water for agriculture, cooking, and washing. Positive economic effects due to fog harvesting have already been observed in local populations along the arid coastal regions of Chile, Peru, and Nepal, among others.

  • Agrophotovoltaics Goes Global: From Chile to …

    2018-6-20 · Agrophotovoltaics Goes Global: From Chile to Vietnam. Published on 20 June 2018. Agrophotovoltaics (APV), a technology which combines the production of solar electricity and crops on the same land, has already been successfully …

  • Plants | Free Full-Text | Haplotype

    The study was conducted in a progeny-provenance trial established in an arid site with Mediterranean patterns located in the southern Atacama Desert, Chile. A total of 87 SNPs and 3 haplotype blocks were significantly associated with the 6 traits under study (tree height, diameter at breast height, slenderness coefficient, first bifurcation height, stem straightness, and pilodyn penetration).

  • Water Action Hub | Self-sufficiency on drinking water …

    The LNG terminal of Mejillones, located in a very arid zone, is producing is own water for domestic consumption. They donÕt need to buy any drinking water from the network. Indeed the fresh water is produced by the heating system used to warm the LNG to transform it in gas.

  • Explainer: Latin America''s Lithium Triangle | AS/COA

    2021-2-17 · Explainer: Latin America''s Lithium Triangle. By Elizabeth Gonzalez. Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile hold more than half of the world''s lithium deposits. Learn about the regulatory and investment climate for "white gold" in each. Updated …

  • PRODUCER TURNOVER AND PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH IN …

    2016-7-15 · sectoral data. Each year the entry of new manufacturing plants and the growth of existing plants create new jobs that average between 13 and 19 percent of total employment in the manufacturing sector. At the same time the contraction and closing of other plants are responsible for the simultaneous loss of between 12 and 14 percent of total ...

  • Solar technologies for electricity production: An …

    2021-7-26 · Solar extinction map in Chile for applications in solar power tower plants, comparison with other places from sunbelt and impact on LCOE Renew Energy, 170 ( Jun. 2021 ), pp. 197 - 211, 10.1016/j.renene.2021.01.126

  • Small-scale Chilean miners left out of copper price …

    2021-7-9 · Small-time miners like Moroso pick through rocks to find the ones with the most copper to sell to the Enami national mining company. Big mining companies use machines for this tiring work. A year ago, a ton of rocks with 2.5 percent copper content fetched 43,000 pesos ($59); now that''s soared to 109,000 pesos ($150) but Moroso''s salary has ...

  • PRODUCER TURNOVER AND PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH IN …

    2016-7-15 · sectoral data. Each year the entry of new manufacturing plants and the growth of existing plants create new jobs that average between 13 and 19 percent of total employment in the manufacturing sector. At the same time the contraction and closing of other plants are responsible for the simultaneous loss of between 12 and 14 percent of total employment.

  • Snow Processes and Climate Sensitivity in an Arid …

    In arid environments, small variations in snow mass and energy balance can produce large changes in the amount of available water. This paper provides insights into the impact of global warming on the mass balance of the seasonal snowpack in the mountainous Copiapó river basin in northern Chile.

  • A Review on Renewable Energy Systems for Irrigation …

    The lack of water in arid and semi-arid regions has often limited agricultural production. Indeed, even where water is available for irrigation, the lack of electricity, as well as the high costs of diesel, has created constraints on small farmers. The purpose of this research is to review the renewable energy potential available in arid and semi-arid zones that can be used for irrigation as a ...

  • Hybrid concentrated solar power (CSP)–biomass …

    2015-7-1 · 1. Introduction. Solar thermal electricity generated by concentrating solar power (CSP) plants is one of the sustainable and low-carbon energy technologies that should be widespread deployed to tackle climate change (), as it does not emit greenhouse gases (GHG) (only emissions from the combustion of fossil fuels in the back-up system should be accounted for) (Piemonte et al., 2011, …

  • Water Harvesting from the Atmosphere in Arid Areas …

    2019-12-26 · The U.S. Department of Energy''s Office of Scientific and Technical Information

  • The Brown Seaweeds Fishery in Chile | IntechOpen

    2016-9-28 · Brown algae are exploited from natural populations and exported to international markets as row material, source of alginates, widely utilized in diverse manufacturing processes and industries. International demand for Chilean kelps has …

  • Glacier Changes in the Semi-Arid Huasco Valley, Chile ...

    The study presents a detailed glacier and rock glacier inventory for the Huasco valley (28–29° S) in northern Chile based on a multi-temporal remote sensing approach. The results indicate a glacier-covered area of 16.35 ± 3.06 km2 (n = 167) and, additionally, 50 rock glaciers covering an area of about 8.6 km2 in 2016.

  • Archaeologist (UTA

    I am a Chilean archaeologist investigating the use of plants for technology in hunter-gatherer societies that inhabited the West coast of South America between 12,000 and 3,700 years ago. My area ...

  • The Brown Seaweeds Fishery in Chile | IntechOpen

    2016-9-28 · Chilean fishery of brown algae includes species belonging to the genus Lessonia, Durvillaea, and Macrocystis, which can be found along the coast, ranging latitudes from 18° to 55°S. The exploitation of these seaweeds is done mainly in the …

  • December 1985 No. 23 ARID LANDS NEWSLETTER

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  • GHOSTS OF THE ATACAMA: THE ABANDONMENT OF …

    2013-4-3 · landscape in the Tarapacá Region of northern Chile. Based on data compiled from the field and photo-interpretation a conservative estimate is that about 5-7% of the desert (≈103,000 acres) has been directly impacted by nitrate mining, nearly 174 million cubic yards of waste material generated, and over 100 processing plants abandoned.

  • 2050 LCOE (Levelized Cost of Energy) projection for a ...

    2016-1-1 · Northern Chile, specifically the Atacama Desert, is known as the most arid desert in the world and has the highest solar radiation ranging between 7 and 7.5 kWh/m 2 daily,, . DNI (Direct Normal Irradiation) reaches approximately 3000 kWh/m 2 per year, meaning that it is an optimal location for the placement of solar plants.

  • 2050 LCOE (Levelized Cost of Energy) projection for a ...

    2016-1-1 · The photovoltaic industry in Chile has seen a considerable change from 2013 to 2014 with a growth of 103% of PV plants in operation, while the plants under construction has growth 184%, according to the PV Insider report "PV industry roadmap in Chile 2014" .

  • A g r o p h o t o v o l t a i c s Go e s Gl o b a l : Fr o m

    2021-7-17 · to the specific climatic and economic conditions in Chile. The results of both the crop and solar power production are very positive. As a result, the APV research at Fraunhofer Chile shall be expanded thanks to the support of the local government. The three pilot plants will be monitored for three additional years, operating them as on-field labs.

  • Agrophotovoltaics Goes Global: from Chile to Vietnam ...

    2018-6-20 · Agrophotovoltaics Goes Global: from Chile to Vietnam. June 20, 2018. Agrophotovoltaics (APV), a technology which combines the production of solar electricity and crops on the same land, has already been successfully demonstrated in pilot projects in several European countries. The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in cooperation ...

  • Patricia Darez

    The inter-annual variability (IAV) of the solar resource is an important uncertainty component in annual energy production (AEP) estimates of photovoltaic (PV) plants. For the extremely arid climates in the Atacama Desert in the North of Chile …

  • Exit in Taiwan''s Manufacturing Tzyy-Jane Lay

    plants during year t and t + 1 divided by the total number of plants in the industry in year t. IV. The entry and exit of the manufacturing sector The entry arid exit statistics of the Taiwan''s man-ufacturing sector are reported in Table I. The average entry rate across industry is 13.47% and average exit rate is 12.8%.4 As a whole, the

  • Powering a copper mine in Chile | Aggreko

    2020-6-25 · When you''re somewhere 100 times more arid then a place called ''Death Valley'' you know you''re in a harsh environment. Corporatión Chilene del Cobre (CODELCO) is the world''s largest producer of copper but they have to go to the Atacama Desert, 2,700 metres above sea level, to get it.

  • Chad

    2021-7-28 · Chad - Chad - Plant and animal life: Three vegetation zones, correlated with the rainfall, may be distinguished. These are a wet and dry tropical zone in the south, characterized by shrubs, tall grasses, and scattered broad-leaved deciduous trees; a semiarid tropical (Sahel) zone, in which savanna vegetation gradually merges into a region of thorn bushes and open steppe country; and a hot arid ...