Dialogue Series: Investing in Natural Gas

Options for Resilient and Flexible Power Systems in Latin America I Friday, December 13 at 10:00 a.m. EST


Cleaner Fossil Fuels

Promoting cleaner fossil fuel alternatives

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Electric Mobility

Promoting the development of clean transport solutions

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Energy Efficiency

Promoting best practices to reduce energy use in all sectors of the economy

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Accelerating energy markets to promote new business ventures

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Renewable Energy

Accelerating the development and use of clean renewable energy alternatives

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Energy and Environment

Harmonizing standards and measurements

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Fourth ECPA Ministerial Meeting

Energy Resilience and Investment Opportunities.

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Welcome to ECPA

Leaders of the Western Hemisphere recognize that clean energy is fundamental to the Western Hemisphere’s sustainable development and the prosperity of our citizens, and they are committed to expanding cooperation to address the intertwined challenges of energy security and climate change. To strengthen Inter-American collaboration on these issues, the government of the United States invited all countries of the Western Hemisphere to join in an Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA). ECPA is comprised of initiatives that focus on renewable energy, energy efficiency, electric mobility, integration and cleaner fossil fuels. Read more
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Department of Sustainable Development (DSD) of the Executive Secretariat for Integral Development (SEDI) of the Organization of American States (OAS) operates the ECPA Technical Coordination Unit, established for the purpose of coordinating the Partnership's activities and outreach.

Thematic Areas

To view the action plan, select from one of the core actions below or click on a region of the map to the left.

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Gender and Energy: Bringing All Hands on Deck

Expanding renewable energy sources, reducing carbon emissions, becoming more energy-resilient, making electricity more affordable and accessible—these are big challenges that...

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How can cities and towns become better prepared for natural disasters? How can they mitigate the potential damage? What can...

Natural Gas: Making Power Systems More Flexible

Power systems are changing rapidly due to a confluence of technologic, social, meteorological and business drivers. These changes are highlighting...

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Investing in Natural Gas: Options for Resilient and Flexible Power Systems in Latin America

Across the Western Hemisphere, the electricity sector is undergoing rapid change. Natural gas production and consumption is increasing, because it...

Fourth Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) Ministerial Meeting

The Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET), in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade (MFAFT),...

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