Johannesburg, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Some 600 million people in Africa, approximately 43 percent of the continent's population, lack access to electricity, according to a report from the International Energy Agency.
Montevideo, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Branch of Uruguay authorized the public electricity company to borrow up to 70 million dollars so as to deal with the imports prompted by the persistent drought.
San Juan, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that drive Puerto Rico's economy are being destroyed by the excessive increase in electricity prices, the president of the United Retailers Center (CUD), Lourdes M. Aponte Rodriguez, warned on Thursday.
Pretoria, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) New breakdowns in generating units of South Africa's national electricity company, Eskom, have delayed the sector's recovery nationwide, affecting the population and industrial facilities with aggravated blackouts.
Pretoria, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) From today South Africans are suffering a certain resurgence of planned power cuts, after some relief in this regard experienced during the Christmas and New Year's Eve holidays.
Washington, Jan 1 (Prensa Latina) More than 84 thousand homes in five states remain without electricity service due to the onslaught of the strong winter storm that hit most of the country over the weekend.
Stockholm, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) Researchers at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology have managed to harvest energy by taking advantage of what happens naturally when wood is put into water and it evaporates.