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  • [2012-09-07] Mexico gets wind energy boost 

    Keith, Gabe
    This article provides a brief summary of a new and large wind project slated to be built in Oaxaca, Mexico.
  • [2011-04-07] Models and Methods for the Provision of Rural Electrical Services 

    National Environment Fund; Fondo Nacional del Ambiente
    This document examines the different models for rural electrification which have been used or are being developed with the purpose of understanding how these experiences can benefit the future design of rural electric ...
  • [2011-04-07] National Energy Balance 2009 

    Energy and Mines Ministry; Ministerio de Energía y Minas
    This document is a tool for the definition of Energy Policy in the Country. It allows the detailed knowledge of the national energy sector, of important changes and to determine the environmental impact.
  • [2011-06-17] National Energy Policy Consultations: Carbon Reductions Strategies 

    Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs, Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    This document provides information on where the country stands in the global context with respect to carbon emissions. It details the obligations that the country has to reduce its carbon emissions under the Kyoto Protocol ...
  • [2011-06-17] National Energy Policy Consultations: Local Content & Participation 

    Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs, Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    This report offers a framework to follow in order to maximize local content and participation in the country's energy sector. It provides information on the challenges and benefits related to local content and domestic ...
  • [2011-06-17] National Energy Policy Consultations: Renewable Energy Policy 

    Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs, Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    This report examines the need for renewable energy policies in the country and states that the primary objective of such policy measures will be to identify and examine strategies and make recommendations for introducing ...
  • [2011-04-07] National Plan of Rural Electrification (PNER) 2011-2020 

    Ministry of Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Energía y Minas
    This Plan seeks to supply electricity to towns in rural areas of Peru as means to contribute to their socio-economic development, mitigate poverty, improve their quality of life and deter the migration from the country to ...
  • [2012-03-02] Natural Gas: Regulation, Demand, Projects 

    Breña, Alejandro
    This presentation was given at the 9th Annual Border Energy Forum in Houston, TX. It provides information about natural gas supply, demand, and regulation in Mexico, in addition to an overview of natural gas projects.
  • [2010-11-10] Nº 210-358, Modificaciones a la Ley N°19.657 sobre Concesiones de Energia Geotermica 

    President of the Republic of Chile, Minister of Energy, Minister of Finance, and Minister of Minning
    This document is a message from the president of the Republic of Chile that introduces modifications to Law N ° 19.657 on Geothermal Energy Concessions.
  • [2012-05-10] Oil and Gas Projects in the Western Amazon: Threats to Wilderness, Biodiversity, and Indigenous Peoples 

    Finer, Matt; Jenkins, Clinton N.; Pimm, Stuart L.; Keane, Brian; Ross, Carl
    The western Amazon is the most biologically rich part of the Amazon basin and is home to a great diversity of indigenous ethnic groups, including some of the world’s last uncontacted peoples living in voluntary isolation. ...
  • [2012-03-02] Overview of Renewable Energy Sources in Latin America 

    Huacuz, Jorge M.
    The present work deals with the situation of renewable energy in the Latin-American Region (LAR). Its main purpose is to give an overview of the conditions prevailing in the region, regarding those activities leading to ...
  • [2012-05-10] Overview of Wind Energy 2009 

    Rodríguez Olivé, Leopoldo A.
    This presentation was given at the 9th Border Energy Forum in Houston, TX. It gives an overview of wind energy and its potential uses in Mexico and addresses the regulatory framework created to develop wind energy projects, ...
  • [2012-05-10] Perspectives for Distributed Generation with Renewable Energy in Latin America and the Carribean: Analysis of Case Studies for Jamaica, Barbados, Mexico, and Chile 

    Gischler, Christiaan; Janson, Nils
    This paper deals with how to promote distributed generation (DG) done with renewable energy (RE) in emerging markets of Latin American & the Carribean (LAC), with the purpose of increasing competitiveness & achieving ...
  • [2013-03-06] Peru: FORMABIAP invites Kukama, Kichwa, and Shawi communities to apply for courses in teacher development 

    Lerma, Diego
    This article provides information about a development and training program hosted by Formación de Maestros Bilingües de la Amazonía (FORMABIAP) specifically for young men and women of the Kukama, Kichwa, and Shawi indigenous ...
  • [2012-10-23] Peru: New books presented on energy, hydroelectric projects, and social conflicts 

    Lerma, Diego
    This article discusses the release of two new books that emphasize the importance of a national program dedicated to energy efficiency policy against climate change. The first book discusses energy policy in Peru while ...
  • [2012-08-28] Peru’s Humala Graces Amazon Indigenous with Three-Day Goodwill Tour 

    Mortenson, Darrin
    This article describes the Amazonian tour completed by Peruvian president Ollanta Humala in late July 2012, providing both a critique and affirmation of the present and past administrations' efforts at representing the ...
  • [2012-02-28] Petrobras: The Unique Structure behind Latin America's Best Performing Oil Company 

    Arriagada, Genaro; Cote, Chris
    This article details the success of Petrobras, the national oil and gas company of Brazil. In particular, it discusses how the company was formed and how it currently operates as both a government corporation and a ...
  • [2012-02-28] PetroCaribe: Welcome Relief for an Energy-Poor Region 

    Cote, Chris
    This article outlines the role of PetroCaribe of Venezuela. It details the relationship that Venezuela has with Central American and Caribbean countries as a provider of oil. Additionally, it examines the financing ...
  • [2012-10-10] Photovoltaic solar energy plant to generate 450 MW in Mexico 

    Santamarta, José
    This article discusses the plans to establish a photovoltaic solar plant in Baja California, Mexico. It gives a brief history of the renewable energy market in Mexico, and describes the international public/private efforts ...
  • [2011-06-17] Plan for the Generation of the Dominican Electricity Sector 2006-2020 

    Comisión Nacional de Energía
    This document outlines a strategic plan which focuses on providing for growth in the sector by promoting development in the field of energy generation through private investment.