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Ms. Anaely Saunders
Centro de Gestion de la Infromacion y Desarrolio de la Energia
Calle 20, No 4111 e/ 18-A y 47,
Miramar, Playa, Ciudad de la Habana,
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News for Cuba

Cuba Develops Crops Resistant To Climate Change

cuba_w504HAVANA, Cuba (CMC) – Cuban scientists have created varieties of crops that will be able to withstand the effects of climate change. The Cuban news agency reports that professionals from the National Research Institute of Tropical Viandas (INIVIT) have genetically engineered varieties of cassava, sweet potato, yams...

Cuba Intends to Construct 13 Wind Farms

July 13 (SeeNews) – Cuba plans to build 13 wind farms, including seven facilities financed with foreign direct investment, local media reported on Saturday, quoting energy and mines minister Alfredo Lopez. The move would be part of a plan for Cuba to source some 24% of its power from renewable energy...

Summit of Caribbean States Embraces ECLAC’s Proposal for Debt Relief

7th_acs_summit-700x525HAVANA, Cuba – The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) fully supported the debt relief initiative presented by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) which, among other measures, proposes the creation of a resilience fund as part of a strategy based on a...