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Costa Rica is 98% renewable-powered

Costa Rica’s pouring rains support the country’s lush ecosystems. They fill its powerful rivers, which generate massive amounts of hydropower. For the last two years, Costa Rica has generated 98 percent of its electricity from renewables. Orozco: “We’re very proud to have achieved this outstanding record.” That’s Javier Orozco at the Costa Rican Electricity Institute. […]