hydroelectric

Experience in Gender Inclusion in the Implementation of the Batzchocolá Community Micro Hydroelectric Plant in Nebaj, Quiché, Guatemala

As part of its work, Semilla de Sol has built participatory management models to develop community-level renewable energy projects. These models include a strategy to foster gender equity in the implementation of their projects in the Ixil and Zona Reina regions in the Department of Quiché, in Guatemala. The Batzchocolá Community Micro Hydroelectric Plant, located […]

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Creating Conditions for Gender Equity in Rural Energy Projects: Experience in Productive Uses of Renewable Energy in Guatemala

The Productive Uses of Renewable Energy (PURE) project in Guatemala promotes the adoption of renewable energy by removing obstacles and reducing implementation costs. PURE encourages the adoption of renewable energy technologies, particularly micro and small scale hydroelectric production, as well as demonstration initiatives with photovoltaic systems, biodigestors, and efficient cook stoves. The objectives of the […]

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Experiencia de inclusión de género en la implementación de la microcentral hidroeléctrica comunitaria Batzchocolá, Nebaj, Quiché, Guatemala

Semilla de Sol, como parte de su esquema de trabajo, ha construido participativamente modelos de gestión para el desarrollo de proyectos de energía renovable a nivel comunitario, en la que ha insertado una estrategia para desencadenar relaciones con equidad de género en la implementación de sus proyectos en la región Ixil y Zona Reina en […]

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Close the Gap secured a grant from Big Lottery to develop WiRES, and deliver a year’s worth of intensive activity. WiRES created a programme of networking events, hearing inspiring renewable energy leaders in the Scottish Parliament, Glasgow Science Centre, and a host of local spaces around Scotland. It held technical skills events at renewable energy sites at Whitelee Windfarm, […]

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The case study provides an overall view of the activities and impacts of gender mainstreaming in the EREO project. It highlights the energy & gender policies and institutional make up of Sri Lanka while providing an overview of EREO and gender mainstreaming of the EREO project. Gender and energy situation of the main beneficiaries of […]

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Environmental integrity is at the heart of the CDM and methodologies have a major role in ensuring this integrity. Methodologies are required to establish a project’s emissions baseline, or expected emissions without the project, and to monitor the actual ongoing emissions once a project is implemented. The difference between the baseline and actual emissions determines […]

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