With 95% of their electricity coming from renewable sources Uruguay's green revolution is endangered by the percentage of green house gases produced because of their growing beef industry.
With 6,435 km of coast line the country has a 164 MW wave energy potential.
The first electric route has six stations for loading cars available in a 300-kilometer drive
These new sustainable power supply systems are helping us to develop technologies that are more reliable and efficient than ever.
The autonomous boat was launched on June 1 and aims to complete a solar journey across the Atlantic.
Two decades after Balbina dam's floods, Brazil's Sunlition plans to boost energy generation in the region through 50,000 square meters of floating solar panels. The project is expected to be finished in 2017 and provide energy for 540,00 homes.
Swiss Andre Borschberg, one of the two pilots of the Solar Impulse II, a solar-powered plane that is making a trip around the world, said that the technology applied in the aircraft should be used in cities.
The project which began in 2002 and has an estimated cost off $100 million is highlighting the importance of renewable sources of energy.
60% of its power will be coming from renewable energy sources.
BioLite has developed a home stove that can replace cooking fires, give access to electricity and replace kerosene lamps.
So much of America’s future is at stake in the 2016 presidential election. But let’s focus for a moment on just one area — energy and the environment — where the Obama administration has made startling progress that could be reversed if either of the GOP front-runners becomes president.
Brazil, which boasts that it has one of the cleanest energy mixes in the world, is now plagued by corruption, poor market conditions, and bad decisions – a near fatal combination.
Lucid Motors has unveiled specs for its Air EV, an electric car with a range of 400 miles and an option for a 130kWh battery, the largest in the auto world.
The seventh art goes environmental with the first cinema fed by solar energy in Latin America.
The world’s largest copper producer has struggled to keep up previous levels of extraction and this will inevitably restrict the growth of the sustainable energy sector.
Air pollution was responsible for 5.5 million premature deaths in 2013, according to a recent study presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.last year was even worse
The country has so much solar energy it gave it away.