Latin America

Futures - May 11

Staff, Energy Bulletin

A green industrial revolution?
Videos: Cuba's green revolution
Biofuels and the rise of nationalistic environmentalism

archived May 11, 2008
	

Peak oil - May 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

ASPO Newsletter for May
Irish peak oil documentary and its reception
Big oil strike in Brazil has tongues wagging, but we continue towards peak oil

archived May 8, 2008
	

Food & agriculture - May 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Cost of food wreaking havoc on Central America
Burma cyclone fuels rice price increase
Catastrophe may leave Burma unable to feed itself
Romanian farmland prices set to triple
Liberalizing food trade to death

Urban farmers’ crops go from vacant lot to market

archived May 8, 2008
	

Energy producers - May 4

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Bolivia takes over four energy companies

Iran’s yen for the euro
Kuwait minister:
Gulf States may end $ pegs

archived May 4, 2008
	

Mexican oil - May 1

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Mexico's oil industry woes - a hopeful turn
Control of Pemex is about national pride
Untapped oil, overtapped politics
Proposals unlikely to improve Mexico's oil output

archived May 1, 2008
	

Biofuels - Apr 30

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Biotech bets on agrofuels
Colbert on ethanol and the energy war
Reuters: Cuba's Fidel Castro warned of food crisis a year ago

archived April 30, 2008
	

Prices & supplies - Apr 28

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Oil may hit $200 as refiners buy costlier crude, Verleger says

Brazil oil trapped in 500-degree heat, metal-crushing pressure

archived April 28, 2008
	

Food crisis - Apr 27

Staff, Energy Bulletin

The troubles with food (food security vs food sovereignty)
Anti-hunger protests in Haiti
Avoidable hunger (subsidies)
Afghanistan food riots

archived April 27, 2008
	

Producers - Apr 27

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Forties pipeline shutdown begins (TOD covers Grangemouth)
Protest in Mexico's Congress over Pemex oil bill ends
Gas goes global

archived April 27, 2008
	

Geopolitics - Apr 25

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Fuel shortage forces UN to halt food handouts in Gaza
Interview with Bolivian President Evo Morales

Morales' 10 commandments to save the planet, life and humanity

archived April 25, 2008