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    KLM Starts Direct Flights to Costa Rica

    KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines) started a direct flight service to Costa Rica yesterday, October 31st, 2017. In this regard, the company will operate a...

    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...

    Self-Sustaining Neighborhoods Will Eventually Come to Costa Rica

    What is ReGen Villages? ReGen Villages is a startup real estate development company aiming to build small, self-sustaining residential communities around the world. The 1st...

    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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    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...

    Coopeguanacaste Starts Supplying Cleaner Energy for Thousands of Homes and Industries

    Once again, Costa Rica consolidates itself as a leading territory, compared to other countries of the region, with regard to the generation of cleaner...
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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...
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    Costa Rican Indigenous Women

    They created a project that can serve as an energy alternative for the indigenous communities in Costa Rica In 2016, four Costa Rican women traveled...
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    50% of Traffic Lights Will Be Solar – Powered This Year

    The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation along with the National Department of Traffic are planning to install photovoltaic systems at 76 signalized intersections...
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    Electricity Demand in Panama, Left a 500-Megawatt Deficit

    It was a national departure from the electrical system. The only one in the last 10 years. Unlike the region, Costa Rica had a...

    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...
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    Biggest Hydroelectric Plant of Central America is in Costa Rica

    Once the Hydroelectric Plant started operating in 2016, Costa Rica became part of the select group of the countries in the pursuit of a...

    Costa Rica Looks To Get Bioenergy

    Scientists say the first results are satisfactory Pineapple producers support the idea but they fear that it is too expensive For some Costa Rican...
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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...
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    Cost of Electricity, English and Fiscal Deficit

    Ex hierarch qualifies as an 'error' decision by the government to postpone entry to the Pacific Alliance. The cost of electricity, teaching English and...
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    Costa Rica Exceeds 99% of Renewable Generation

    Geothermal generation shows sustained growth, following the temporary exit of operation Miravalles III by Hurricane Otto.  According to data from the National Energy Control...
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    Costa Rica Heading to Outerspace

    VASIMR® technology is in the testing phase (phase B) “This has been a long way, but we are already in the middle of the second...

    “Asia Super Grid” Proof That Countries Can Unite for Good Of The Planet

    Clean energy is becoming more viable and profitable around the world.  New wind and solar technologies are being developed in particular.  And businesses are...

    Dario Chinchilla’s work seeks improvement in solar energy use

    Science bases itself in evolution, and evolution brings development to society, whether is human or not. When we think of science, we think of...
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    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...

    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...

    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...

    Helping The Environment Right From Your Kitchen

    When properly informed on what appliances to buy for your kitchen, you can save energy as well as cash, while helping the environment. When you...

    Costa Rica Used 100% Renewable Energy for 299 Days

    You probably didn't think it was possible, but it's true.  For 75 days straight in 2015, Costa Rica ran on 100% renewable energy, and...

    Energy Efficiency Conference a Great Success

    The international Energy Efficiency Conference was a great success, judging by the turnout and the response of those who attended.  The Conference was held...

    Costa Rica has the Cleanest Energy Matrix in the World

    In July of this year, a report published by a French organization, Organization Ren21, revealed that Costa Rica has been recognized as the country where...

    Power Company Announced LED Lighting Project

    The Costa Rican National Power and Light Company recently announced the implementation of LED lighting on any new infrastructure projects. The various private companies have been...

    “ELECTROLINERAS” IN COSTA RICA

    Some years ago in Costa Rica, we dreamed of many inventions that we could only imagine with our minds.  We dreamed of inventions such...

    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...

    Efficient Energy Use

    Efficient use of energy is the goal of reducing the amount of energy required to use a certain appliance or product and has become...

    The Netherlands Looks to Ban Gas Powered Cars

    The Netherlands is one of the countries leading the way in the battle to put an end to gas powered cars. It's been praised...

    Costa Rica Ranks High in Geothermal Energy Production

    Costa Rica ranked third in polls that rated each country in North and South America on their production of energy using geothermal techniques. This...

    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...

    Japan Has More Car Charging Stations Than Gas Stations

    Japanese car manufacturer Nissan announced the results of a survey that revealed there are over 40,000 electric car charging stations, surpassing the 34,000 gas...

    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...

    Why tea is a healthier alternative to natural energy than coffee

    All over the world people seek ways to "hack" their internal energy system. Some people turn to soda drinks like Coca Cola or Pepsi...

    FAO: Deforestation is not necessary to produce more food

    Agriculture is still the main cause of deforestation around the world, and it is necessary to promote more positive interactions between agriculture and the forests...

    Colombia produces Environmentally Friendly Electric Bus

    The electric bus, Andino 18, which began operating March 16th between the Colombian cities of Bogota and Medellin, is a source of inspiration for...

    Draft law to support electric vehicles and clean energy

    Costa Rica started the movement toward vehicle renovation to become a country that incentivizes the use of electric vehicles and clean energy. A preliminary study revealed...
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