Lugar: Santiago, Chile
Presentante: RaÃºl Moya Reveco
Extacto: Presentado por RaÃºl Moya Reveco at Smart Grids Latin America 2008
By Jean Paul Zalaquett
Climate change is a challenge for governments, society and the business world, and therefore, every one of us from our sector should be very attentive in identifying and using all the tools that are available to us in order to confront this challenge.
The fourth report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change identified energy efficiency as one of the actions that are important in the fight to tackle climate change.
President of Chile]Santiago, Chile --- (METERING.COM) --- August 30, 2007 - Chile’s government has committed US$39 million to cushion the impact of the steadily increasing cost of electricity on low income households.
This amount includes a subsidy of US$33 million aimed at the more than one million households comprising the most vulnerable 40 percent of the population, whose electricity bills are expected to increase by 5 percent in the next two months.