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by SollSussman
Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:46 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: Energy News
Replies: 52
Views: 45655

Re: Energy News

Portugal has been boosting its reliance on renewable energy considerably. According to a New York Times report, nearly 45 percent of the electricity in Portugal
by SollSussman
Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:37 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Re: US-Mexico Border Energy

The www.borderenergy.org Web site started originally by the Western Governors Association has been updated. The site continues to focus on energy efficiency but also is adding coverage of renewable energy and alternative transportation fuels. A media section will post regular updates on news involvi...
by SollSussman
Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:33 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Re: US-Mexico Border Energy

A news conference announcing the Border Energy Forum for September 30 and October 1, 2010, in Chihuahua, was held earlier this month. Here is a story from Chihuahua city: http://diario.devenir.com.mx/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3187:chihuahua-sera-sede-del-xvii-foro-de-energia-de-la...
by SollSussman
Mon Nov 30, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: North America: Mexico
Topic: Mexico News/Noticias
Replies: 61
Views: 84058

Cuatroci

the Jackson School at the University of Texas published an interesting feature on the situation at Cuatroci
by SollSussman
Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:40 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: Energy News
Replies: 52
Views: 45655

NY Times blog - California and Texas - different approaches

New York Times
October 20, 2009 , 10:04 am
Two States, Two Paths to Clean Energy
By Kate Galbraith

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/ ... an-energy/

Things are quite different in Texas. In 2006, that state
by SollSussman
Sun Oct 04, 2009 4:50 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

LAWEA Wind Workshop in Monterrey

The Latin American Wind Energy Association (LAWEA) has a workshop scheduled for Monterrey on November 11 and 12 - on wind projects in the U.S.-Mexico border region.

http://www.lawea.org/workshops/
by SollSussman
Sun Oct 04, 2009 4:46 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Updated agenda now available for Border Energy Forum XVI

An updated agenda has been posted for U.S.-Mexico Border Energy Forum XVI, in Houston on October 15 and 16...

http://www.glo.state.tx.us/energy/borde ... Agenda.pdf

or look at www.borderenergyforum.org
by SollSussman
Sun Oct 04, 2009 4:39 am
Forum: Food
Topic: Food News, Videos and Podcasts
Replies: 35
Views: 32666

Fans of Diana Kennedy group on Facebook

We have set up a "Fans of Diana Kennedy" group on Facebook - lots of information about her new book on Oaxaca, already published in Spanish and due out in English in 2010.
by SollSussman
Sun Sep 20, 2009 2:25 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

borderenergy.org

We have updated a Web site that will feature information about energy efficiency, renewable energy, alternative transportation fuels, and related issues in the 10 U.S. and Mexican border states.

It is now online at www.borderenergy.org
by SollSussman
Sun Sep 20, 2009 2:23 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

More details now available on Border Energy Forum XVI

The 16th annual US-Mexico Border Energy Forum is set for Houston on October 15 and 16 - among the topics that will be featured are natural gas, renewable energy, the connections between water and energy, and electric transmission improvements. Online registration is available through www.borderenerg...
by SollSussman
Sat Jul 25, 2009 7:43 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: Energy News
Replies: 52
Views: 45655

Green House in Boerne, Texas

First LEED Platinum House in Kendall County open for tours Aug. 1
by SollSussman
Sun Jun 14, 2009 9:49 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: Energy News
Replies: 52
Views: 45655

Austin housing development aims for innovative energy goals

Three miles from downtown in East Austin, the first homes are rising at a project that aims to set a precedent by combining green building, affordability and aesthetics. Architect Chris Krager is undertaking his biggest project to date with Sol (for Solutions Oriented Living), a subdivision with 40 ...
by SollSussman
Sun Jun 14, 2009 4:35 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Solar System Opens in Aguascalientes

Wal-Mart de Mexico has announced the opening of the largest photovoltaic system in Latin America, a 174 kw system on a Bodega Aurrera warehouse store.

http://www.aguascalientes.gob.mx/movil/ ... p?num=4226
by SollSussman
Sun Jun 14, 2009 4:31 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Imperial Valley - Baja cooperation on energy development

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/03/realestate/commercial/03cali.html?scp=1&sq=Imperial%20Valley%20energy%20MExico&st=cse Tim Kelley, president of the Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation, said cooperative work between his organization, the San Diego County Economic Development Corporation...
by SollSussman
Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:53 am
Forum: Energy
Topic: US-Mexico Border Energy
Replies: 34
Views: 26683

Presentations from Forum XV in Monterrey

Many of the presentations from Border Energy Forum XV in Monterrey - October 2008 - are available on the Web site:

http://www.glo.state.tx.us/energy/borde ... tions.html