Despite Andean sun, renewable energy in Colombia faces cloudy outlook

FILE PHOTO: Part of the photovoltaic matrix of the Celsia company, it is seen on the roof of a building, in Yumbo, Colombia, February 6, 2019. REUTERS/Julia Symmes Cobb

YUMBO, Colombia (Reuters) – The 36,000 solar panels gleam in the tropical heat of a valley outside the city of Yumbo in western Colombia, feeding dozens of megawatts to a nearby soft drinks factory as well as the national grid. The solar farm, built on the site of a former coal plant, is one of […]

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