March 2023

Guyana’s Other Natural Resource

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

What if a country’s forests were worth more left intact than cut down? That is starting to happen in Guyana, which is leading the world on carbon credits for its vast tropical forests—even in the midst of an offshore oil boom.   Guyana’s initial carbon credits, which have been a long time in the making, […]

The Promise of Offshore Wind

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Several Latin American and Caribbean countries have been exploring the prospects for offshore wind, and so far, Brazil and Colombia seem to be making the most headway. Despite the challenges of cost, scale, and complexity, experts say that this energy resource could play an important role in the region’s decarbonization plans.   Brazil and Colombia […]