Past Initiative News

Clean Energy Expert Paul Westbrook to Visit Colombia on Behalf of ECPA Senior Fellows

Friday, July 26, 2013

Washington, D.C., July 23, 2013 – Paul Westbrook, a Senior Fellow in the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA), will be traveling July 28 to August 1 2013 to participate in meetings and events in Colombia, including Adaptation to Climate Change and Public Investment in Colombia, hosted by the General Comptroller of the […]

The Rural Alternatives Center of El Limon (CA) To Open its First Community Micro-Hydroelectric Specialized Training Center

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

On Friday, July 26th, The Rural Alternatives Center of El Limon (CAREL) will open the first building of its campus. It is a unique and innovative structure with an environmental architecture that reflects its surroundings. The building was constructed using ferrocement and is designed to resist earthquakes and hurricanes. It features a 24 x 32 […]

Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) Clearinghouse Manager to Participate in Solar Energy International (SEI) Webinar Series

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Washington, D.C., July 15, 2013 – The Academia de Profesionales Solares de las Americas (APSA), a project led by Solar Energy International (SEI) and part of the broader ECPA hemispheric initiative, will be presenting three Spanish-spoken webinars on solar electricity and renewable energy to APSA students, decision makers, media and businesses, in Central America and […]

Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) and the Green Growth Knowledge Platform Announce Mutual Collaboration

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Washington, DC July 3, 2013 – The Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) have recently formalized a partnership to extend knowledge generation, sharing of best practices and support communications and outreach activities with all OAS Department of Sustainable Development (DSD) networks and clearinghouse mechanisms, including ECPA a hemispheric, flexible mechanism for advancing energy security and promoting […]

C-SERMS Resource Mobilisation Meeting in Barbados

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Caribbean Community (CARICOM) stakeholders in the field of energy, as well as International Development Partners that are active in the regional energy sector will gather in Barbados 11 July, 2013, to discuss initiatives and activities identified as part of the Caribbean Sustainable Energy Roadmap and Strategy (C-SERMS) Phase 1 […]

ECPA Fellow Leads National Geographic Round Table

Monday, July 08, 2013

Last week, National Geographic and Shell Energy hosted a roundtable discussion, The Great Energy Challenge: BioFuels at a Crossroad, led by Senior ECPA Fellow Dan Kammen. Partners staff member Elizabeth Lopez also had the opportunity to attend and spoke on biofuels as it relates to Latin America specifically. The round table was attended by two […]