energy efficiency

Energy Efficiency in the Public & Private Sector

It has become increasingly clear that energy efficiency is a low-cost route to mitigating future energy demand. All of the central imperatives of sustainability...

Andrés Ulate Makes Chocolate With Bike-Machines

About 3 years ago, Andrés Ulate started with an enterprise he called "Bicichocolate". The proposal was born from Andrés's ingenuity and, somehow, a crazy...

Electric Buses Coming to San Jose

In just a few weeks, hybrid buses will hit the roads between San Jose and Desamparados as part of a new test initiative. According to...

Crypto-journalism

Never before in the history of mankind, did journalists have so many tools available to communicate. Journalism, like many other professions, is a direct...

Ormat for 65M geothermal deal

Nevada firm plans second project with utility Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad. Reno, Nev.-based Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA) is preparing to start its second geothermal project...
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iPhone X Arrives in Costa Rica

The iPhone X will arrive in Costa Rica as part of an exclusive pre-sale at Gallo stores. Those who love technology will be able...
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2018 Could Be the Year of Consolidation for Electric Cars in Costa Rica

Say goodbye to gas stations, oil changes, filters, maintenance of the exhaust system, and spark plugs. Now it will depend 100% on electricity and...

This Is Why Costa Rica Is So Attractive to Google

Costa Rica is one of the countries with the highest Internet penetration in the region, along with other nations such as Argentina or Chile....

Seeing Again After 43 Years of Blindness

"Excuse me, I just got my sight back last week after being totally blind for 43 years. Could you help me figure out what...

Get Free Wifi While Riding Costa Rican Buses

San Isidro passengers traveling to or from San Jose may now receive free internet during their trip, but they’re not the only ones! ‘Tis the...
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