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Faced with an energy crisis, some of the region’s countries could emerge as world leaders in conservation and efficiency. more

IN THIS ISSUE


NEWSBEAT

Barbados priority: Protecting the coastline
Public and private sectors join forces to preserve a vital tourism resource.

EXPRESSIONS
A new setting for 3,000 years of Peruvian art
An IDB-funded foundation supports ambitious modernization of famed museum in Lima.







ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Latin America’s choice
Could the region lead the world in energy efficiency?
Private capital drives a green energy boom
IDB funds leverage investments in ethanol, biodiesel, wind, solar, hydroelectric and tidal energy.
Start with a motion sensor
Biofuels get all the attention, but Brazil’s energy policy succeeds thanks to efficiency, diversity and innovation.

IDB GROUP NEWS
Government and business leaders to attend IDB Group Annual Meeting

SPECIAL REPORTS


Indigenous Peoples



VIEWPOINT

Green energy allies or biofuel antagonists? IDB President argues how many environmental and agroindustry groups openly oppose expanded biofuel production in the United States and Europe.

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