Research and Markets: Chile Energy Report: Future Energy Policy of Chile, Based On the National Energy Strategy 2012 - 2030 Lists Energy Efficiency and Renewables as First Priorities

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Chile Energy Report" report to their offering.

This report provides updated facts and figures on the evolution of the national energy market. For the oil, gas, coal and power markets, the report details the market organisation, institutions regulating the market, and energy policy of the country. Energy companies active on the market are analysed. Domestic production, capacities, exchanges, consumption by sector and market shares are provided. Energy prices levels and taxes are described. Finally, the driving issues, and the market prospects are proposed.


The future energy policy of Chile, based on the National Energy Strategy 2012 - 2030, lists Energy efficiency and renewables as first priorities. In addition, the plan supports the development of hydro, transmission and interconnections projects. The government will not make any decisions with regards to nuclear power.

In Latin America, the dynamic trend in energy consumption observed in 2010 (+5.1%) stopped in 2011 (+0.8%), following the sharp slowdown in Brazilian energy consumption (+1.4%, from +10% in 2010). Primary energy increased by 2% (+20 Mtoe, of which +16 Mtoe in Colombia, where crude oil production grew by 18%). In 2011, the energy intensity of the GDP dropped by 3.7% (30% below the world average).

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