Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Production of biodiesel from vegetable oil as a driving force for sustainability

Biodiesel is an organic fuel derived from natural lipids such as vegetable oils or animal fats, obtained through a relatively simple industrial process of transesterification of the oil itself. After the process and unlike the oil that gave rise to it, the biodiesel (methyl ester) has a viscosity similar to that of diesel derived from petroleum and can replace it. [Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture, ...more »

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Renewable energy for all.

At present, global warming is imminent due to the excessive use of non-renewable energies. However, there are areas in which such use of non-renewable energies is necessary, since the way people live does not allow access to clean energies, mostly due to high energy costs. Public policy does not encourage this type of development, since they prefer to support macroprojects, with direct impacts strictly on business ...more »

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

EMA Project (Energy Making Advantages)

How to reduce the poverty gap, taking advantage of the power of energy to change the lives of 10 million people? EMA Project is born from a vision of re-imagining a sustainable Latin America, which bases its energy production on renewable sources. We have developed a technological-economic-social ecosystem, which demonstrates and promotes the area of opportunity for electric power generation through an intelligent ...more »

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