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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Costa Rica Builds a Renewable, Self-sufficient and Participatory Energy Policy

National dialogue complements energy policy with proposals and perspectives of local, social, political and economic actors.
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Thursday, February 26, 2015

A More Sustainable and Energetically Safer Caribbean

The work carried out by the Organization of American States (OAS), through its Department of Sustainable Development, under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) framework, was recognized at the Energy Security Caribbean Summit convened on January 26 in Washington, DC by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.
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Thursday, February 26, 2015

ECPA Supports the Construction of River Infrastructure in Costa Rica

ECPA’s Sustainable Communities in Central America and the Caribbean initiative is providing $84,000 to finance a river protection project in the Costa Rican municipality of Desamparados.
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Thursday, February 26, 2015

A Carbon-Negative U.S. West Coast?

Senior ECPA expert Fellow Daniel Kammen directed a new UC Berkeley study showing that, if biomass electricity production is combined with carbon capture and sequestration in the Western United States, power generators could actually store more carbon than they emit and make a critical contribution to an overall zero-carbon future by the second half of the 21st century.
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