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...

How to become a sustainable city

Technology, intelligent buildings, energy-saving systems - these are some ideas that come to mind when we hear the term "sustainable city." However, this concept...
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Franklin Chang Sets an Example for Private Energy Production

Dr. Franklin Chang is taking on Costa Rican development once again. A new solar farm proposed by Dr. Franklin Chang’s Ad Astra Rocket Company will...

Costa Rica’s Forests: The Jungle’s Incredible Comeback Story

In the 1980’s Costa Rica found itself in a desperate situation, due to massive deforestation by the timber and livestock industries, the country’s lush...
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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Will Spread All Over Costa Rica

All around the world, the extensive –and also intensive– use of fossil hydrocarbons, especially coal and oil, as the main sources of fuel throughout...

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...

Discover The Power Of Crystals

I’ve always been attracted to crystals from a young age, however I was very closed-minded and the idea that energy from a rock...
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New Geothermal Plant Will Be Built in Costa Rica

The Costa Rican government signed a loan contract for 240 million dollars with Japan for the construction of the new geothermal plant Borinquen I.Borinquen I...
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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...

Gas Cylinders Must Have a Built-in Location System

The gas bottling companies will be obliged, starting in May 2019, to implement a location system that allows their cylinders to be traced at...
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