New Haven Declares an Emphatic No to US Blockade of Cuba / by W. T. Whitney Jr.

This resolution ​“speaks for itself,” Health and Human Services Committee Chair and Westville Alder Darryl Brackeen, Jr. said in support of the item as the New Haven Board of Alders Vote To End Cuba Embargo | Photo credit: New Haven Independent A spirited and persistent campaign joined by peace activists in New Haven struck goldContinue reading “New Haven Declares an Emphatic No to US Blockade of Cuba / by W. T. Whitney Jr.”

How Cuba revitalized its energy sector while significantly reducing carbon emissions / by Ian Ellis-Jones

A solar photovoltaic project in Cuba | Photo: IRENA/Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Cuba has been revitalising its energy sector for the past 25 years. As a result, there has been a demonstrable rise in overall efficiency and a significant reduction in emissions. Before the 1959 Cuban Revolution, only 56% of the population had access toContinue reading “How Cuba revitalized its energy sector while significantly reducing carbon emissions / by Ian Ellis-Jones”