Renewable energy in Guatemala 2022

La energía renovable en Guatemala 2022

Renewable energy is energy produced from sources such as the sun and wind that are naturally replenished and not depleted. Renewable energy can be used for electricity generation, heating and cooling of water and spaces, and transportation.Non-renewable energy, by contrast, comes from finite sources that could be depleted, such as fossil fuels such as coal … Read more

Renewable energy and electricity in 2022

Energía renovable y electricidad en 2022

There is broad popular support for the use of renewables, particularly solar and wind, which provide electricity without generating carbon dioxide emissions.Harnessing these for electricity depends on the cost and efficiency of the technology, which is constantly improving, reducing costs per kilowatt peak and per kWh at source.The technology for using the forces of nature … Read more

Panorama of renewable energies in Mexico

Panorama de las energías renovables en México

Mexico lends itself to the development of renewable energies thanks to its favorable geographical conditions. The country enjoys around 300 days of sunlight each year, and with over 9000 km of coastline, there is significant growth potential in other forms of renewable energy. We also believe that more than 70,000 jobs could be created if … Read more

What is Renewable Energy?

¿Qué es la Energía Renovable?

Renewable energy is energy generated from natural resources, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides and geothermal heat.Renewable energy is the energy that is generated from natural processes that are continuously replenished. This includes sunlight, geothermal heat, wind, tides, water, and various forms of biomass. This energy cannot be exhausted and is constantly renewed.Alternative energy is … Read more

What you need to know about renewable energy

Lo que debes saber sobre la energía renovable

Solar, wind, hydro, biomass and geothermal energy can provide energy without the global warming effects of fossil fuels.Using renewable energy resources has many benefits, but what exactly is it? From solar to wind, learn more about alternative energy, the fastest growing energy source in the world, and how we can use it to combat climate … Read more

The Museum of the Verapaces received collection of güipiles

El Museo de las Verapaces recibió colección de güipiles

See below some of the photos of the collection of Mayan güipiles of high cultural value that the Historical Museum of the Verapaces received.Good news! Recently the Historical Museum of the Verapaces received a collection of güipiles originating from Alta Verapaz and one from Totonicapán, which were donated. This collection of high cultural value is … Read more

A brief history of the huipil in a minute

Una Breve Historia Del Huipil

Named after the Nahuatl word h uīpīlli, this traditional garment is undoubtedly one you’ve seen before. They are very popular in southeastern Mexico and Guatemala especially, particularly among indigenous groups.If you walk through any city center or craft market, you will see all kinds of colorful variations on this simple Mesoamerican garment; some are heavily … Read more

Museum of the Verapaces receives huipiles

Museo de las Verapaces recibe huipiles

In this article we will talk about the museum of the Verapaces, Weaving history: a journey through the past, the present and the future. It is the name of the exhibition of güipiles that was delivered to the Historical Museum of the Verapaces, in order to prevail the historical value and wealth of the Maya … Read more

Huipiles of Guatemala: meaning of design

Huipiles de Guatemala: significado del diseño

Do you already know the origin of the huipiles? You should know that the Huipiles of Guatemala are one of the most fascinating aspects of Guatemalan culture. The huipil is worn by women as a type of blouse and is the best known part of the suit. Both weaving techniques and colors and designs have … Read more

Mayan Culture and History in Guatemala

Cultura e Historia Maya en Guatemala

The first and most enduring inhabitants, the Maya, left a rich legacy of art, science and mathematics that continues to discover and amaze us.Much of this ancient knowledge was lost when Spanish conquistadors razed extensive Mayan libraries and administrative centers, but, fortunately, the Maya recorded parts of their history and predictions in stone inscriptions that … Read more