Renewables helped Galapagos Islands save ‘million of litres of diesel’

Wind and solar farms installed in the Galapagos Islands have reduced diesel consumption by 8.7 million litres since 2007. The three 800kW turbines and two 6kW solar systems have also cut 21,000 tonnes of carbon emissions, according to the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP). It is a non-profit organisation of 11 major electricity firms including […]