Construction of Housing for Indigenous Community El Barco
The construction of 34 homes for indigenous families from the El Barco community, relocated due to the construction of the Ralco plant, began in January. In the period, 80% progress is recorded.
Enel Chile is part of the Code Blue Plan that transforms the corporate gym into a shelter, in order to collaborate with the Government in its campaign to protect homeless people from the cold and rain.
100 new electric buses reach Chile
100 new electric buses were added to public transport in the Metropolitan Region, complying with phase 2 of the electric mobility project promoted by Enel X, Metbus, and BYD Chile, in the framework of a public-private alliance, together with the Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications.
Improvement of drinking water system
Works were carried out to improve the drinking water system for Ayin Mapu and El Barco indigenous communities. 100% progress is recorded in the period.
Enel X opened Latin America’s first electric bus corridor
Together with Metbus and BYD, Enel X inaugurated the first Electric bus corridor in Latin America. It is a sustainable integral transportation system in which only 100% electric buses will circulate, making Chile the leader in electric mobility in the region. With this milestone, Chile became the first country in Latin America to implement a sustainable electric corridor where 285 zero-emission buses circulate.
Reforestation of native species plan
Within the framework of the reforestation agreement signed with the Universidad de Concepción, on December 29, 2015, a total area of 515.5 hectares has been reforested in the 2016 to 2020 period.