Forced to act by climate change and higher oil prices, Central America turns to renewables

Climate change and higher oil prices are forcing Central American countries to turn to renewable sources to meet growing energy demand. Fortunately the region has huge potential in this area. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter @eola_blog for regular updates and … Continue reading Forced to act by climate change and higher oil prices, Central America turns to renewables

Uruguay: Montevideo’s Carrasco Airport to become first sustainable airport in the world

Carrasco International Airport in Montevideo has signalled its intention to become the first fully sustainable airport in the world, by generating all its energy needs on-site from clean renewable sources. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter: @eola_blog and onFacebook … Continue reading Uruguay: Montevideo’s Carrasco Airport to become first sustainable airport in the world

Peru unveils 2050 Climate Change strategy amid fracking plans

Peru’s Environment Ministry reveals Climate Change strategy with plans to curb emissions, but elsewhere the government continues to prioritise economic growth from extractive activities, including a new dash for fracking. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter @eola_blog for regular updates and … Continue reading Peru unveils 2050 Climate Change strategy amid fracking plans