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SunEdison and CAP Sign Agreement to Build 100MW Solar PV Plant in Chile

Friday, February 22, 2013

This project affirms SunEdison’s leadership as a solar energy producer in Chile and across Latin America. The first phase of the project is expected to be completed by the end of 2013. Belmont, Calif. (January 31, 2013) – SunEdison, a leading global solar energy services provider and subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE:WFR), has […]

Ecuador declares a National Day to Combat Climate Change

Thursday, February 21, 2013

The words ‘change’ and ‘climate’ have probably tired much of the population. They appear in media as news, commercials, series, films and campaigns aiming to raise awareness about the problem. You could say that the name is widespread but no its meaning. According to the Intergubernamental Panel on Climate Change, is the modification of all […]

USDA Reports on Climate Change Effects, Adaptation for Agriculture, Forests

Thursday, February 21, 2013

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released “two comprehensive reports that synthesize the scientific literature on climate change effects and adaptation strategies for U.S. agriculture and forests.” The effects of climate change will be profound and far-reaching, according to the two reports, which drew on more than 1,000 peer-reviewed studies carried out by scientists in […]

UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon, mentions ECPA as a successful initiative during his speech to the OAS Permanent Council.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Obama’s Speech Gives Climate Goals Center Stage

Monday, January 21, 2013

The following is a transcript of President Obama’s second inaugural speech. For anyone who wants something shorter, The Times has condensed the speech in a way that keeps its main themes. No words have been changed, but roughly 60 percent of the text has been removed. Related Obama Sets Goal to Broaden Equality (January 22, […]

CONDESAN presents new publication: Andean Amazon Regional Dialogue on Water

Friday, January 11, 2013

Friday, 11/01/2013 – 11:14 Andean Series # 6 Proposal: Andean Amazon Regional Dialogue on Water 2012 aims to share the framework for discussion, the main results per session, the decisions taken and the conclusions and recommendations of the event, which was attended by government officials and specialists Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru to discuss and […]