Municipalities challenge moratorium on solid waste gasification projects
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Municipalities challenge moratorium on solid waste gasification projects

L. Arias - September 17, 2014

The National Association of Municipalities (ANAI) on Wednesday will present a complaint to an administrative court challenging a moratorium on the use of trash to generate electricity.…

Costa Rica signs first loan contract with Japan for new Guanacaste geothermal projects
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Costa Rica signs first loan contract with Japan for new Guanacaste geothermal projects

Fabiola Pomareda - August 18, 2014

Representatives from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) on Monday afternoon signed the first contract for a multimillion-dollar loan to…

Costa Rica to sign loan with Japan for expansion of geothermal energy projects
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Costa Rica to sign loan with Japan for expansion of geothermal energy projects

L. Arias - August 18, 2014

A delegation led by President Luis Guillermo Solís on Monday will meet with representatives of the Japanese government to sign a $550 million loan to finance the…

Tico astronaut Franklin Chang offers President Solís a plan to optimize energy use
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Tico astronaut Franklin Chang offers President Solís a plan to optimize energy use

L. Arias - May 20, 2014

Former NASA astronaut and Tico scientist Franklin Chang Diaz on Tuesday met with Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís to deliver a series of proposals aimed at…