July 24, 2012
by Editor, Worldwatch Institute
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Growth in Municipal Solid Waste Output Still a Major Challenge

Growing prosperity and urbanization could double the volume of municipal solid waste annually by 2025, challenging environmental and public health management in the world’s cities, according to new research conducted by the Worldwatch Institute (www.wo… Continue reading

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June 22, 2012
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News: 6/18- 6/22/2012

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
During a meeting on June 20, HidroAysén’s board of directors discussed the request made in late May by its shareholder, Colbún, to suspend the dam project&… Continue reading

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March 17, 2012
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News: 3/10 – 3/16/2012

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
Positive news for the non-conventional renewable energy sector made headlines this week in Chile. At a solar energy conference, a senior vice-president of the internation… Continue reading

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