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 […]

New IRENA initiative helps young professionals enter renewable energy sector

Friday, July 26, 2013

by Dan McCue Sábado, 27 de julio de 2013 The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has launched a new Web-based database to link aspiring renewable energy professionals with internship opportunities. Titled the “IRENA Renewable Energy Learning Partnership (IRELP) database”, the online tool is an addition to the existing IRELP portal, which currently features more than […]

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 […]

Peru first country in region to implement FAO’s Amicaf project

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Lima, Jul. 12 (ANDINA). Peru has become the first country in Latin America to conduct a FAO supported project titled Assessments of Climate Change Impacts and Mapping of Vulnerability to Food Insecurity under Climate Change to Strengthen Household Food Security with Livelihoods’ Adaptation Approaches, or AMICAF. Photo: ANDINA/Archive Speaking at the presentation of the AMICAF […]

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 […]