October 21st: International Day of Energy Saving

October 21st has been declared the World Energy Saving Day. The energy sources we use in everyday life originate from processes that generate pollution...
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Costa Rica Promotes the Carbon Neutral Program in 2021

Costa Rica began in 2012 one of its most ambitious projects in history; to become one of the 1st carbon neutral countries in the...
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Costa Rican Scientist Obtains Energy from Plants

Would you like to charge your mobile phone through a plant? This is viable thanks to the research carried out by the chemist Isaac Céspedes...
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Costa Rica Electricity Rate Increase Comes as a Shock

Back in March, the state utilities regulator announced that Costa Rica had met its yearly energy demand almost exclusively with renewable resources and, therefore,...

Costa Rica Will Explore Being the Host Country of COP25, for 2019

Due to its worldwide progress on the path towards Decarbonization, Costa Rica is exploring the possibility of being the host country of the Convention...
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Homes and Enterprises Store Renewable Energy in Grids

In the last 18 months, Costa Ricans have been benefitted by a pricing model for net metering that enables them to generate and store...

Intel CR Certifies as Carbon Neutral by Reducing Energy Consumption at 50%

Recently, Intel Costa Rica managed to become certified as a Carbon Neutral company, after implementing a series of measures at its facilities in San...

Kids Won A Major Victory For Climate Change

While most of the news these days is about the recent American election, there was some good news coming out of the United States...

RECOPE Will Be Transformed into a Public Company of Alternative Energies

A new bill proposes transforming the Costa Rican Petroleum Refinery (Recope) into a public alternative energy company. The initiative...

IDB Will Provide Costa Rica with US$ 500 Million Credit for Clean Energy Projects

President Carlos Alvarado and the Minister of Finance, Rocío Aguilar, signed Law N° 9573 that will allow Costa Rica to receive financing of US$...
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