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Bahamian Educators Learn How to Bring Sustainable Energy Lessons to the Classroom

Friday, August 23, 2013

Bahamian teachers learning how a generators works during the workshop The Ministry of Education in the Bahamas and the Organization of American States (OAS) through its Department of Sustainable Development conducted a two-day teacher workshop in Nassau on August 21-22, 2013 to teach educators the importance of teaching about renewable energy and energy conservation in […]


Visiting U.S. professor holds talks on sustainable forestry, climate change

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

August 16, 2013 By Guyana Times Natural Resources and Environment Minister Robert Persaud met Friday with U.S. Embassy Economic and Commercial Officer Jeffrey Barrus, and Dr Janaki Alavalapati, Senior Fellow with the Energy and Climate Partnership of Americas (ECPA). Barrus expressed his appreciation to the minister for organising the meetings with Dr Alavalapati and the […]


Nobel Peace Prize talks climate change in Medellin

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Senior ECPA Fellow Daniel Kammen, a physicist, scientist, and climate issues counselor for President Barack Obama, will be in town to share his knowledge about the environment, their change and renewable energy. Kammen is a renowned scientist who participated in the report Climate Change 2007, which shared the Nobel Peace Prize with former Vice President […]


Urban Sustainable Design Expert Maria Paz Gutierrez to Visit Chile on Behalf of ECPA Senior Fellows

Friday, August 09, 2013

Washington, D.C., August 9, 2013 – Maria Paz Gutierrez, a Senior Fellow in the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA), will be traveling from August 10-August 24 to participate in meetings and events in Chile on innovative multi-scale design for sustainable buildings. Senior ECPA Fellow Gutierrez is an Assistant Professor at the University […]


Clean Energy Expert, Dan Kammen, to Visit Colombia on Behalf of ECPA Senior Fellows

Friday, August 09, 2013

Washington, D.C., August 9 – Dan Kammen, a Senior Fellow in the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA), will be traveling from August 13th to 15th 2013 to Medellin, Colombia to participate in meetings and conferences about renewable energy. Senior ECPA Fellow Dan Kammen is a professor of public policy, energy and resources […]


[VIDEO] Senior Fellow Frank Lowenstein on Why ECPA is Important to Climate Change Adaptation in the Americas

Thursday, August 08, 2013

Partners of the Americas implements the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) through the Senior ECPA Fellows Program, supported by the US Department of State. How does it work? Pre-selected U.S. technical experts from the academic, non-profit or private sectors serve as consultants and speakers to countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, […]