Projects in the northern state include what will be the largest PV park in Latin America.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri calls for deeper cross-border energy ties with Chile; Córdoba province to finance gas pipeline with US$450mn debt issuance; Colbún to abandon 350MW thermal project.
A new substation aims to shore up dispatch in Santander department.
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is battling political rivals in addition to bad weather and corruption scandals that are blocking plans to accelerate infrastructure projects and create jobs.
The company will build an 875MW gas turbine plant in the country's Jalisco state.
The 600km line would connect the isolated Iquitos system in the north of the country to the national grid.