Electricity Generation and Losses by Source in Chile, 2012 Perhaps most surprising fact is that wood is the second source of electricity in Chile. Look at the electricity generation mix of Chile in 2012* which uses data from the International Energy Agency. Of the energy consumed in the process of electricity generation, coal accounts for 37% and wood for 24%. Gas accounts … [Read more...] about Did You Know That Coal is the Primary Source of Electricity in Chile?
Welcome to “Energy for the Future,” the IDB Energy Division blog for sharing innovative ideas about energy in Latin America and the Caribbean. One of the most pressing issues of our time is how to provide sustainable and affordable energy options and invest in infrastructure that will maintain a high quality of life for future generations at the lowest cost. … [Read more...] about Welcome to Energy for the Future