In mid-2018 the construction will begin for the first large solar park in Mendoza. It will be located in Agrelo, Lujan de Cuyo in a 200-hectare area, and will feature nearly 180 thousand panels. It is estimated to produce the same amount of energy as the dam in Potrerillos and at different stages, it will employ more than 400 people, and constitute a US$100 million investment.
The CEO of Chandon Argentina, Margareth Henríquez, verified that the decision of the French company to invest in the country is still being promoted. “Our investment plan for this year is for $30 million, she commented to PaP during a pause at the Vine-Growing Forum that was held in the Ángel Bustelo auditorium.