Damaged Peru pipeline leaks 3,000 barrels of oil into Amazon region

Jungle covered in black sludge after a landslide caused the country’s main oil pipeline to rupture, polluting rivers relied on by eight native communities Ruptures in Peru’s main oil pipeline have spilled 3,000 barrels of crude into the Amazon re


Solar Racing in Chile Just Got a Bit Brighter

Organizers planned this year’s solar race route to run through the city, giving locals a chance to see solar power in action. Chile will welcome back its annual solar car race this year, the fourth year in a row that the country will host in an


Costa Rica’s fossil-fuel free electricity use wins praise from leading experts

Country’s environment minister is not a ‘career politician’ but an academic who knows the field By Jess Staufenberg Costa Rica’s emerging status as a green energy leader has won renewed praise from experts discussing the count