Nicolás Maduro Announces the Creation of a Crypto-currency to “Overcome the Financial Blockade”

Nicolás Maduro, Venezuela's president, announced on Sunday the creation of a crypto-currency, named “El Petro”, to make financial transactions abroad and combat the so-called...

Country Leader for the use of Clean Energy

“Costa Rica is a role model for all of us” – that’s how the World Economic Forum defined Costa Rica for the use of...

50% of Traffic Lights to Run on Solar Energy this Year

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MOPT), through the Directorate General of Traffic Engineering, moves forward with the process to intervene in 76...

Scotland Produces Wind Energy to Power Country for Entire Day

On a particularly stormy day, where wind speed measured up to 115 mph, blowing across most of the land, Scotland's wind turbines generated more...

Electric Public Buses Will Be Put into Service for Costa Rica by 2019

If a place in the whole world is focused on the preservation of the environment, it is Costa Rica. The authorities of our country...

ENERGY EFFICIENCY CONFERENCE

This 2016, on Friday, September 30, Costa Rica is invited to participate in the upcoming “Energy Efficiency Conference”.   You may be wondering, “what is...

Tax Breaks, Solar Connections and $10 Plasma Reactors

Recent news suggests now is the perfect time to make the jump to alternative energy in Costa Rica. A new Costa Rican bill proposes tax...

3 Ways to Make Your Costa Rica Home More Energy Efficient

Give your home an energy makeover for the new year with these three simple tips! According to a report completed by students of Worcester Polytechnic...
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Sun & Volcanoes; Costa Rica’s Natural Energy Sources

In the last two years, Costa Rica has achieved over ninety percent of electricity production from renewable sources and now wants to diversify.Costa Rica...

Tax Exemption for Green Energies

by ESTEBAN KILLThe government proposes to eliminate all taxes on machinery and equipment used for power generation, according to a bill to open the...
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