Monthly Archives: August 2011

Venezuela: Petrochemical Industrial Complex causes respiratory diseases in the population

The oil complex, Petrochemical and Industrial General Jose Antonio Anzoategui, located just outside the city of Barcelona in the east of the country, has registered environmental damage and an increased of respiratory diseases in its surroundings. The area has been … Continue reading

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Bolivia and Peru in controversy against the pollution of Lake Titicaca

Apparently authorities and officials of both countries “in charge” of the responsibility of the serious pollution problem facing the highest navigable lake in the world and the second largest in South America after Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela, as is Lake … Continue reading

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In Peru, the erosion kills the coastal marine ecosystems

The tourist resort of Huanchaco, emblematic place for Trujillo, run out of beaches and sand in the short term, due to marine erosion. Until five years ago or maybe more, The Trujillans used to come by thousands to spend the … Continue reading

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Argentina has very favorable conditions for the solar energy development

According to a report by researcher Graciela Lesina belonging to INENCO (Research Institute of Non-Conventional Energy), highlighted the advantages of solar energy, among others, and raised two possible lines of research: the development of solar power parks through photovoltaic cells, … Continue reading

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Venezuela: Paraguaná decreed free plastic bags

In the northwestern region of Venezuela, is the Paraguana peninsula, near the Dutch islands in the Caribbean and that holds the second largest refining complex in the world, able to distill 940,000 barrels of oil daily. In this stands the … Continue reading

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The Brazilian Government guarantees to reduce deforestation in the Amazon

The Brazilian government designed strategies for the implementation of various laws and programs to ensure the reduction of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. A set of actions will reduce illegal logging in the Amazon and at the same time, create … Continue reading

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