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23 de noviembre de 2018 | Noticia
Caribbean energy experts are set to address the challenges that climate change poses to the energy sector.
21 de junio de 2018 | Noticia
On 21 June 2018, energy experts came together to discuss their experiences in gathering and analysing energy efficiency (EE) indicators, as well as the challenges and lessons learnt in gathering EE data
29 de mayo de 2018 | Comunicado de prensa
Durante su visita a París, la Secretaria Ejecutiva de la CEPAL participó en el Foro Económico Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe y en el Foro OCDE 2018, entre otros eventos.
19 de diciembre de 2017 | Noticia
National focal points in the energy efficiency and environment sectors from Barbados, Guyana, Saint Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago recently received new tools to assess policies and programmes on energy efficiency, as they participated in a two-day workshop organized by ECLAC.
18 de julio de 2017 | Noticia
More than one third or 36 per cent of the total energy consumed in the Caribbean is used for transportation, and Governments are considering alternatives to improve energy efficiency (EE) in their national fleets.
9 de mayo de 2017 | Infografía
Most small island developing States (SIDS) are net energy importers and utilize mainly fossil energy sources to drive their economies and meet social needs. Fossil energy is used primarily for power generation and domestic transportation. In light of the global challenges that arise from climate change, many countries have initiated strategies and projects for deploying renewable energy technologies, as well as enhancing energy efficiency (EE). In 2016, the International Monitory Fund (IMF) estimated that transportation accounted for 36 per cent of the total primary energy consumed in the Caribbean subregion. This information highlights the importance of increasing energy efficiency in the transportation sector as one of several strategies to improve sustainability. To date however, efforts to transition to renewable energy (RE) and to enhance EE in domestic transportation systems remain very limited.
3 de mayo de 2017 | Noticia
A priority goal of the Cayman Islands new national energy policy is to decrease energy costs in the country, in light of the very high price of energy in the country.
8 de septiembre de 2016 | Noticia
ECLAC and GIZ convene meeting to assess the impact of the project entitled “Sustainable Energy in the Caribbean: Reducing the Carbon Footprint in the Caribbean through the Promotion of Energy Efficiency (EE) and the Use of Renewable Energy (RE) Technologies”.
19 de julio de 2016 | Noticia
In the wake of the 2008 – 2011 financial crisis, and recognizing that its dependency on fossil energy increased its vulnerability to supply and price fluctuations, Dominica decided to pursue sustainable energy strategies that support the promotion of energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives.
16 de mayo de 2016 | Noticia
High level decision makers make ready to seize the many opportunities to be gained through initiatives in renewable energy technologies in the Caribbean, as ECLAC convenes a Regional Policy Dialogue and Training Workshop, with the support of the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ).
14 de marzo de 2016 | Noticia
ECLAC offers technical insight on energy efficiency and renewable energy, with a view to enhancing Saint Lucia’s capacity to create improved financing products in order to attract investment that will encourage the development of the energy sector in the country.
22 de septiembre de 2014 | Comunicado de prensa
La Secretaria Ejecutiva, Alicia Bárcena, señala en una declaración que si se llegara a un aumento adicional de temperatura de 2,5 °C, los costos económicos del cambio climático se ubicarían entre 1,5 % y 5 % del PIB anual de América Latina y el Caribe.
5 de junio de 2014 | Mensaje
Este año, insto a todos a pensar en la difícil situación de los pequeños Estados insulares en desarrollo e inspirarse en sus esfuerzos para hacer frente al cambio climático, fortalecer la resiliencia y trabajar para lograr un futuro sostenible, dice Ban Ki-moon, Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas.
22 de abril de 2014 | Mensaje
"A medida que crece nuestra población, debemos reconocer que nuestro consumo de los recursos del planeta es insostenible", dice en su mensaje el Secretario General de las Naciones Unidas, Ban Ki-moon.
20 de mayo de 2011 | Discurso
By Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC