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Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Electricity Production and Sources
Nieves López Izquierdo, Associate Consultant UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Changes in energy intensity in Latin America and the Caribbean reveals the importance of improving energy efficiency levels, on both the supply and the demand side, and of expanding the use of renewable energies. In South America, 70% of the electricity produced comes from hydroelectric sources.