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Dealers for Diesel Generators In Chile
Chile is located on the south west coast of South America. The national spoken language is Spanish and has a population of about 17.6 million people. Chile is rich in mineral resources especially lithium and copper and it is thought that due to the importance of lithium in batteries that Chile will have an increased geopolitical growth in years to come.
Chile Grid Overview
Chile Socket Type
Chile Grid Coverage
In Chile the grid runs at a frequency of 50Hz, this is the same frequency as most of Europe.The Voltage in Chile is 380V for three phase and 220V for single phase. The electricity in Chile is mainly produced by thermal and hyrdo power generation.
In Chile the socket type they use are type C and L, as shown below.
As of 2017, the Chile grid reached 100% of its population. Power distribution is managed by four different grid systems with 36 different electricity distribution companies. Access to electricity used to be poor in rural areas but due to the National Program for Rural Electrification (REP) this increased so everyone had access to electricity.