February 4, 2013
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Green News: Chileans regulate auto emissions, Costa Ricans leads on marine conservation, and Mexicans favor renewables

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Latin America Green News is a selection of weekly news highlights about environmental and energy issues in Latin America.
January 27 – February 1, 2013
Chile
4.80 GW of non-c… Continue reading

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October 25, 2012
by Amanda Maxwell
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Renewables are on the Rise in Chile

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Clean, sustainable energy technologies like wind, solar and geothermal power are on the rise in Chile – and with gusto. Chile’s Renewable Energy Center just released its… Continue reading

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March 23, 2012
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News: 3/17/2012 – 3/23/2012

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
Only 7% of approved non-conventional renewable energy (NCRE) projects in Chile are currently under construction. Chile currently has 720 MW of NCRE already installed. An addit… Continue reading

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September 16, 2011
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News: 9/12-16/2011

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
Alliances between electric generators and the agricultural sector are pushing the development of mini hydroelectric plants.  Low construction costs and high capacity fact… Continue reading

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