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Thursday, March 27, 2014

New "Panama Green Label" to promote sustainable production in businesses

The Label - announced on March 19, 2014 at the IX International Symposium on Cleaner Production, co-sponsored by the OAS - seeks to promote the implementation of sustainable production processes and environmentally respectful products by companies.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

ECPA Strategic Partner University of Texas at Austin Hosted IX Latin American Forum on Energy and the Environment

The event brought together government and industry decision makers, scholars and scientists, to foster dialogue around geosciences, technology, energy and environmental policy issues.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

OAS and Panama’s National Energy Secretariat hold regional technical workshop on sustainable urban development

Energy and climate experts joined policymakers to discuss the impact of energy on expanding urban infrastructure, at a recent event jointly organized by the National Energy Secretariat of Panama and the Department of Sustainable Development of the Organization of American States (OAS).
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Second Phase of ECPA Fellows Program Launched

The second phase of the Senior ECPA fellows grant will give Fellows the opportunity to put their work into action through the implementation of two innovation projects.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

ECPA Energy Efficiency Working Group to Support Energy Labeling in Eastern Caribbean

Six Caribbean nations are introducing policies to promote the use of energy-efficient products through labels and standards for electrical household appliances and lighting equipment. The ECPA Energy Efficiency Working Group will lend its technical capacity to ensure the continuity of this effort.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

ECPA Advances Sustainable Energy Capacity Building in the Caribbean

The Department of Sustainable Development (DSD) of the Organization of American States (OAS) launched the Sustainable Energy Capacity Building initiative for the Caribbean. The new ECPA initiative will enable sustainable energy project development and will include an educational program.
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