Cuba Increases Use of Renewable Energy

1 Havana, Cuba, Sep 4.- Cuba grew by four percent the use of renewable energy in its economy during 2011, compared with 2010, according to data from the National Statistics Office. Thanks to that growth, those energy carriers contributed to 21.6 of the total primary energy used in the nation by late 2011, according to Granma newspaper. Among the most

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Nicaragua to Increase Use of Renewable Energy

2 Nicaragua, Apr 12. – Nicaragua runs five new projects in renewable energy to close 2012 with 40 percent of national electricity generation with its own resources, said on Wednesday the Minister of Energy and Mines, Emilio Rapacciolli. According to Rapacciolli, investments in the last five years allowed to increase the participation of wind, geothermal and hydropower up to 37

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Int’l Forum Debates Renewable Energy

2 Havana, Dec 1. -Renewable energy is the focus of debate Wednesday at the 15th International Convention of Engineering and Architecture. With 17 different events at the Havana Conference Center, convention participants will debate the use of wind energy and life science technology. Decorations will be granted to several foreign institutions and figures from the CUJAE, the Jose Antonio Echeverria

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