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1 Recommendations for implementing sustainable energy activities in the regions: LAC NESTOR LUNA DIRECTOR OF STUDIES AND PROJECTS ICSU: GLOBAL REGIONAL INTEGRATION WORSHOP ON SUSTAINABLE ENERGY April 9th, 2013 Mexico City, MEXICO

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3 Sustainable Development "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Environmental, economic and social well- being for today and tomorrow What do we need to do? Legal, regulatory and institutional frameworks National policies and programs Key actors Technology transfer Human resources

4 SE4ALL Provide UNIVERSAL ACCESS to modern energy Approximately 34 million people in the LAC region live without access to electricity and nearly 85 million live without regular access to clean modern cooking fuels. Although this represents a minority of the in our region, 6% and 15% of the LAC all should have access to a befer quality of life with affordable, clean modern energy 100% 80% 60% 40% 20% 0% Barbados Costa Rica Uruguay Paraguay Venezuela Brasil México Chile Cuba Grenada Trinidad & Tobago Argentina Colombia Ecuador Belice Jamaica El Salvador Rep. Dominicana Suriname Panamá Honduras Guatemala Perú Guyana Bolivia Nicaragua Hiatí

5 SE4ALL HDI Correlation - use of firewood for cooking

6 SE4ALL Per capita energy consumption vs. HDI in LAC 3,00 0,9 Consumo per cápita (bep/hab) Consumo per cápita (bep/hab) 2,50 2,00 1,50 1,00 0,50 0,00 Haití Guatemala Nicaragua Honduras Guyana Paraguay Bolivia Suriname El Salvador Rep. Dominicana Jamaica Colombia Belice Ecuador Venezuela Brasil Perú Costa Rica Trinidad & Tobago México Panamá Uruguay Argentina Chile Barbados 0,8 0,7 0,6 0,5 0,4 0,3 0,2 0,1 0 IDH / HDI Gas natural / Natural gas Electricidad / Electricity Gas Licuado / Liquefied Gas Carbón vegetal / Charc-oal Leña / Firewood IDH / HDI

7 SE4ALL Doubling the share participation of renewable energy sources in the global energy matrix EERR 59% Countries that are dependent on fossil fuels are hurt by volatile and often high fuel prices, and even more so if they must stay within a limited budget. Increasing renewable energy use is a strategic investment to improve a country s economy ALyC / LA&C: 5,909 Mbep Mundo / World: 91,564 Mbep 28% 4% 1% Petróleo y derivados 27% Oil and by-products 9% Gas natural / Natural gas 6% 2% Carbón mineral y coque Coal and coke 41% 25% 14% 2% Nuclear Hidroenergía Hydroenergy Biomasa / Biomass Otras renovables Other renewables 22% 32% 13% 10% 1%

8 SE4ALL Doubling the share participation of renewable energy sources in the global energy matrix Total energy supply matrix 2011: 5,909 Mbep 2030: 11,026 Mbep 28% 4% 1% 9% Petróleo y derivados Oil and by-products Gas natural / Natural gas Carbón mineral y coque Coal and coke 30% 6% 1% 11% 41% 25% 14% 2% Nuclear Hidroenergía Hydroenergy Biomasa / Biomass Otras renovables Other renewables 36% 27% 12% 4% Source: OLADE - SIEE, 2012 and SAME model simulation

9 SE4ALL Doubling the energy efpiciency ratio. EE 67% As LAC economies expand fast into the 21st century, the region will continue to increase in energy demand. In this scenario energy efwiciency measures will save large amounts of funds with huge positive impacts.

10 OLADE s Activities 1. Renewable Energy Renewable Energy: Observatory (UNIDO) Solar heaters (UNEP), Geothermal in the Andean Countries (IRENA), of agroindustrial waste (IRENA), Corporate Social Responsibility in Rural Systems of Isolated Areas (CIDA), Stability of energy in with renewable energy (IRENA). 2. Environmental Climate Change: CDM and NAMAs (CIDA) Technical Assistance on and to Climate Change in the energy sector (CIDA); Watershed Vulnerability in Central America (IDB). 3. Energy Efficiency: Energy Efficiency Program for LAC PALCEE- (ADA) In there are several annual events (Biofuels, Electricity and Energy Efficiency) and training courses (CAPEV Program).

11 OLADE Networking Experts NETWORKING EXPERTS, the social networking platform of the Energy Sector in Latin America and the Caribbean is a space for dialogue and exchange between specialists. Here you will be part of the most important interaction and socialization process of the region in six speciwic sectors: Oil, Energy Integration, Energy and Access, Renewable Energy, Energy EfWiciency and Climate Change.

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