STAFF NEWS & ANALYSIS
Costa Rican Renewable Power Is Government Power
By – January 01, 2017
Costa Rica powered by renewable energy for over 250 days in 2016 … Costa Rica completes 2016 without having to burn a single fossil fuel for more than 250 days. 98.2% of Costa Rica’s electricity came from renewable sources in 2016. The state-run Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) reported that renewable energy sources accounted for 98.2 per cent of the country’s electricity and more than 250 days were powered completely by renewable sources. (Digital Journal)
Costa Rica has long been powered by a mix of fuels but is making progress toward having the government run everything.
That’s the real unsayable truth behind the governments so called progress with various different kinds of power.
Costa Rica has been powered on a mix of hydro, geothermal, winpd, solar and biomass energy