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• #### [2012-08-27]Getting energy out of wind ﻿

This article briefly discusses the positive impact of the wind industry on both social and economic development in Cuba.
• #### [2011-09-30]The Government Moves Toward Energy Efficiency ﻿

This bulletin article discusses how the Puerto Rican government is focusing on the reduction of energy consumption and on ways to reduce energy costs for commercial and residential consumers. It explains the energy reforms ...
• #### [2011-06-17]Government of Guyana Strategy for Underserved Areas Electrification Programme ﻿

In May 2001 the Government approved a strategy for the electrification of unserved areas along the coast of Guyana. This policy guided the development of the Unserved Areas Electrification Programme. It states that the ...
• #### [2011-03-11]Government Pushes Renewable Energy ﻿

This press release outlines the efforts being taken by the government in Puerto Rico to build up the renewable energy sector in order to make the country's economy more competitive in the global market.
• #### [2012-05-10]Guide for Renewable Energy Projects in Belize ﻿

The objective of this Guide is to offer this type of information to renewable energy project developers in Belize, with the aim to stimulate the development of more projects. It is understood that project developers ...
• #### [2012-03-02]Guyana Energy Agency List of Hydropower Studies ﻿

The document is a list of hydropower studies available at the resource centre of the Guyana Energy Agency.
• #### [2011-03-16]Guyana Power Sector Policy and Implementation Strategy ﻿

This document outlines the Guyana Power Sector Policy that has been developed following a study of eight (8) areas of the Guyana power sector with a view to formulating policies to ensure the viability of the sector. In ...
• #### [2012-03-02]Guyana’s National Energy Efficiency Program ﻿

This presentation summarizes Guyana's current levels of energy consumption and demand. It outlines the actions, proposals, and experiences that have resulted from the National Energy Efficiency Program.
• #### [2011-06-17]Haiti Wind Atlas Prepared by WINERGY ﻿

Presents meteorological data on wind to highlight the wind power potential of the Country.
• #### [2011-03-16]Hinterland Electrification Strategy ﻿

The Government of Guyana, as part of its socio-economic development and poverty alleviation objective, has embarked on a program to extend electricity to unserved areas where extension of existing distribution networks is ...
• #### [2010-09-21]Historia de la Ley N. 19.657 ﻿

This document outlines the congressional dialogue leading up to the ratification of Law N. 19.657, which outlines geothermal energy concessions in Chile.
• #### [2010-09-21]Historia de la Ley N. 20.257 ﻿

This document outlines the congressional dialogue leading up to the ratification of Law 20.257.

• #### [2012-08-27]How are global biofuels trends changing? ﻿

At the end of 2011, the United States overtook Brazil as the world's top ethanol exporter— though U.S. imports from Brazil have been growing as a result of domestic regulation in the United States. Countries like Thailand ...
• #### [2012-09-07]How bright is solar energy's future in Brazil? ﻿

A ban on state subsidies for non-domestic solar panel parts is thwarting solar-energy projects in Brazil, Bloomberg News reported Aug. 8. While developers in Chile have announced plans for more than 1,000 megawatts of ...
• #### [2012-03-05]How Does the Current Surge in Oil prices Compare to 2008? ﻿

With ongoing tensions in the Middle East, oil prices have soared to heights not seen since before the economic crisis. What is the impact of the surge in oil prices on Latin American countries? Which countries and industries ...
• #### [2012-08-28]How insecure is the Colombian oil sector? ﻿

Colombian Energy Minister Mauricio Cárdenas said earlier this month that the FARC has stepped up attacks on oil and mining infrastructure in order to extort companies after changes to royalty distributions cut into the ...
• #### [2011-09-01]How Is China Changing Latin America's Energy Sector? ﻿

China recently announced several loans worth billions of dollars to Ecuador and Venezuela—to be paid back largely in the form of oil—for public works, energy and infrastructure projects. These investments and others have ...
• #### [2011-10-26]How Should Mexico's State-Run Pemex Be Reformed? ﻿

In an interview with Fortune, the CEO of Mexico's Pemex, Juan José Suárez Coppel, described the state oil company's problems as having "too many cooks in the kitchen," adding that efficiency gets lost. Coppel suggested ...

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