Formula E: Motorsport’s green revolution comes to South America

Uruguay and Argentina are playing their part in the latest ‘green’ sporting revolution: the Formula E series, which aims to promote electric car use and the development of urban sustainability. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter @eola_blog for regular updates and … Continue reading Formula E: Motorsport’s green revolution comes to South America

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

Forum puts spotlight on energy poverty and integration in Latin America

First high-level summit on energy in Latin America focuses on dangers of energy poverty and need for greater infrastructure spending and regional integration, as well as sustainability of energy systems. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter @eola_blog for regular updates and … Continue reading Forum puts spotlight on energy poverty and integration in Latin America

Latin America: leading the way on renewables?

Several countries are standing out in certain sectors, a high proportion of the region’s energy mix comes from renewables, and unconventional sources including geothermal and tidal energy are being developed. Follow Eye On Latin America on Twitter @eola_blog for regular updates and … Continue reading Latin America: leading the way on renewables?