RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The 100MW Oruro solar plant in the Bolivian Andes is ready to enter commercial operation with the inauguration of the second phase.
The first 50MW phase was delivered in September 2019. With the completion of the second phase, the plant is able to cover the full electricity demand of the Oruro department with its approximately 0.5 million population.
The plant is located in the Ancotanga community in the municipality of Caracollo, a small town about 50km to the north of Oruro city at an altitude of about 3,735m
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