A program to support project development will soon be available for eligible renewable energy projects in Latin America and the Caribbean via the new Sustainable Energy Marketplace. If you are involved in developing, financing or maintaining sustainable energy projects in Latin America and the Caribbean, you are eligible to receive a grant from the IDB. To learn more about the … [Read more...] about Join the New Sustainable Energy Marketplace!
Energy is a key part of the social and economic development of a country. If you don’t believe me, just look at countries with a high dependence on petroleum-based fuels for energy consumption. For example, in Central America and the Caribbean where there are high penetrations of petroleum products for electricity generation, countries face high prices for … [Read more...] about 3 Ways Governments can Take Advantage of Low Oil Prices and Invest in a More Sustainable Future