Wind energy

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Story
13 July 2020

A new report outlines the current state of renewable energy in Africa and warns about potential negative impacts on local communities

See full story

Item
13 July 2020

Mexico: BHRRC renewable energy benchmark proves human rights abuse by renewable energy companies

Author: Mexico News Daily

"The human rights abuses of renewable energy companies in Mexico", 6th July 2020...

Read more

Story
7 July 2020

Mexico: 15 people killed in dispute linked to wind energy projects in Oaxaca

In June 2020, AP reported that a group of at least 15 people were attacked and killed in a Oaxaca village, seemingly the latest action in a dispute over the building of wind-power projects. Opponents say that the projecs will encroach on their fishing,...

See full story

Story
30 June 2020
+ Español - Hide

El informe “Riesgos no calculados” – obra de la Coalición para los Derechos Humanos en el Desarrollo y la Campaña Personas Defensoras en el Desarrollo - contiene 25 estudios de casos, que ponen de relieve los graves peligros a los que se enfrentan las...

See full story

Story
30 June 2020
+ Español - Hide

Desde 2009 San Mateo del Mar y Santa María del Mar (agencia del municipio de Juchitán), Oaxaca han estado enfrentados por mil 369 hectáreas que se pretendía rentar a empresas eólicas, entre ellas Preneal y Mareña Renovables, para instalar el parque...

See full story

Article
23 June 2020

Fifteen people killed in Mexican village linked to windpower dispute

Author: The Guardian (UK)

At least 15 people have been bludgeoned to death with stones and cement blocks, and some bodies partly burned, in an indigenous village in southern Mexico plagued by a dispute over windpower....

Read more

Story
17 June 2020
+ Español - Hide

Actualmente la discusión sobre las energías renovables y su papel en la producción y consumo de energía en el país se encuentra en un momento de tensión, dadas las diferentes declaraciones por parte del gobierno sobre el regreso a la energía con base...

See full story

Article
16 June 2020
+ Español - Hide

Author: Diario de Rio Negro

“Neuquén quiere acelerar su segundo parque eólico” – 14 de junio 2020...

Read more

Story
4 June 2020

Mexico: Indigenous communities accuse EDF of violating their right to consultation with the Gunaa Sicarú wind farm in Oaxaca

The Gunaa Sicarú wind farm owned by the French company Électricité de France (EDF) in the indigenous Zapotec community, Unión Hidalgo in Oaxaca, has been accused on several occasions of not adhering to international human rights standards with regards...

See full story

Company response
3 June 2020
+ Español - Hide

Author: EDF

EDF Renewables está en Mexico desde 2011 y ya opera 3 parques eólicos en el estado de Oaxaca. El grupo EDF está totalmente cometido en informar y consultar las comunidades locales sobre sus proyectos en conformidad tanto con la regulación y los...

Read full response