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Uruguay wants to become a green hydrogen producer
Uruguay's Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining announced a plan to develop green hydrogen projects for the decarbonisation of freight transport, the energy sector and industry, as well as f...
08/30/2021 Since 3 weeks Read More
Corfo launches technology programme to boost agriculture in desert areas
Corporación de Fomento de la Producción (Corfo), the Chilean government agency in charge of fostering national production and promoting regional economic growth, launched a new technology prog...
08/30/2021 Since 3 weeks Read More
Colombia pledges green hydrogen roadmap and foresees $2.5 billion in investments
Colombia's Ministry of Mines and Energy, with support from the IDB, published a draft hydrogen roadmap document. The project aims to boost development in the country with an estimated investme...
08/13/2021 Since 1 month Read More
UN Climate Change publishes the Net Zero roadmap for financial markets
The UN Climate Change Secretariat has published a new document stating 2050 Vision and Summary in the context of the Climate Action Pathway – Finance theme. The Vision statement defines tha...
08/11/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Enel X Colombia and Banco Itaú partner to promote clean technology projects
The private company Enel X announced a partnership with Brazil's Banco Itaú to carry out clean energy projects in Colombia. The company has promoted a set of strategies to support the energy t...
08/11/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Historical IPCC report warns of man’s action on earth and its risks
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published its sixth and final report assessing the current state of the global climate system and the impacts of climate change. The rep...
08/07/2021 Since 1 month Read More
IDB Invest promotes financial inclusion in Mexico through support to CAME
IDB Invest will finance Consejo de Asistencia al Microemprendedor, S.A. de C.V., S.F.P. (CAME) for an amount equivalent to USD 15 million denominated in Mexican pesos. The objective is to supp...
08/04/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Green homes and renewable energy: Self-sustainable community inaugurated in the Dominican Republic
The “Nature Village” project, a self-sustainable and replicable community model, was carried out thanks to a joint effort between the government of the Dominican Republic, the Inter-American D...
08/03/2021 Since 2 months Read More
Ilumina Pantanal brings electricity to more than 2,000 families in Brazil
The "Ilumina Pantanal" project, part of the Government's Rural Electrification Programme called Luz para Todos and coordinated by the Brazilian Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME), focuses on u...
07/29/2021 Since 2 months Read More