Chile rejects Mitsui, Shell LNG power project

Chile rejects Mitsui, Shell LNG power project

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Chile Gas Electricity

Chile’s government has rejected plans to build a $650 million power plant running on liquefied natural gas LNG in the Atacama desert on fears it could threaten local marine ecosystems, local media reported. Ministers sitting on the government’s environment committee voted unanimously to reject the Andes LNG project after reviewing 15 objections received during a public consultation process, La Tercera reported. It was the committee’s first such meeting since President Gabriel Boric took office i

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