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Chile REDD-plus results-based payments for results period 2014-2016



Espejo de Tarapacá



Climate action and solar energy development programme in the Tarapacá Region in Chile

National Designated Authority

Ministry of Finance

Mr. Francisco Moreno Guzmán
Teatinos 120, Santiago, Chile
Phone +56 2 2828 2007
Phone +56 2 2828 2017
Ms. Trinidad Lecaros Cox
Macroeconomic Analyst, Sustainable Development and Natural Resources Area
Teatinos 120, Santiago, Chile
Phone +56 2 2828 2232
Phone +56 2 2828 2050

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GCF Team

Jessica Jacob
Regional Manager
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Mahendra Saywack
Regional Officer
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Ali Haider
Regional Analyst
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News + Stories

GCF and MUFG Bank initiative to accelerate green energy transition in Chile

11 Dec 2019 / Today at COP25, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and MUFG Bank, Ltd. took the first step towards allocating GCF resources to the Espejo de Tarapacá renewable energy project in Chile by signing a Funded Activity Agreement (FAA). The project, which was submitted by MUFG Bank – one of GCF’s Accredited Entities – will be led by the renewable energy developer Energía Valhalla.

GCF speeds up funding process to help meet urgent need for climate action

15 Nov 2019 / The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has signed implementation agreements for three climate finance projects immediately after they were approved by the GCF Board during its meeting on 12-14 November. The rapid move from Board approval to legal agreements represents a first for GCF in terms of accelerating the speed of available funding to meet the urgent need for climate action in developing countries.

GCF investment supports green energy transition in Chile

07 Aug 2019 / Green Climate Fund’s early equity investment in a solar power and pumped storage hydroelectric project will help decarbonise Chile’s energy mix and catalise private investments to the renewable energy market.