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• #### [2012-08-29]Central America/Caribbean Can Reduce their Oil Dependency, Says WB Report ﻿

This is a press release that summarizes a July 2012 World Bank report on mitigating market vulnerability to oil prices in Central American and the Caribbean. It briefly discusses how renewable energy sources, energy ...
• #### [2012-09-07]Five wind projects under construction and final design ﻿

This article gives information on five different wind energy projects currently under construction in Panamá. It lays out a cost comparison between the future wind energy projects and current alternative and conventional ...
• #### [2012-05-02]Is the Global Energy Map Shifting to the Western Hemisphere? ﻿

For the first time since 1949, the United States exported more gasoline, heating oil and diesel fuel last year than it imported, the Energy Department reported Feb 29, and imports of crude oil fell to a level not seen ...

• #### [2012-08-24]Where is the future of hydro projects in Latin America headed? ﻿

Colbún, the Chilean power company holding a 49 percent stake in the controversial HidroAysén project, announced last month that it is "indefinitely suspending" the environmental impact assessment for the project's ...
• #### [2012-05-02]Which Factors Are Shaping LNG Markets in the Americas? ﻿

Only 19 percent of Trinidad and Tobago's liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports went to the United States in 2011, down from 89 percent of LNG exports in 2005, the country’s government said in January. What factors are most ...
• #### [2011-10-28]Will Chile's Power Sector Stymie Development? ﻿

Chile was hit by three major blackouts from Sept. 24-26, halting operations at copper mines and darkening several parts of the country, including Santiago. The outages led to calls for the country to invest more in its ...
• #### [2012-10-23]The world invests in renewable energy ﻿

This article discusses the growth in investment in renewable energy in Latin America. It identifies Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, & Chile as the major investors in renewable energy. The article concludes by calling for a ...

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