Sancti Spiritus Builds First Solar Park in La Sierpe

Sancti Spiritus Builds First Solar Park in La Sierpe (Photo: Empresa Electrica Provincial)The first photovoltaic power station built in Sancti Spiritus has already started generating power and was synchronized to the National Power System, which paves the way for the use of this renewable energy source on a wider scale in the territory.

Electrical branch investor Gonzalo Gonzalez Cristiá told Escambray that the facility, sited in the local municipality of La Sierpe, can generate 5.5 MWh average per day, which would mean about 2 000 MWh in one year, equivalent to the power consumed monthly by 836 houses.


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Expectation in Paraguay about Operation Condor Trial

The possible recognition in Buenos Aires of the Operation Condor as a criminal association of dictatorships in Latin America generates interest in the press and socio-political media  »

Foreign Athletes Confirm Participation in Cuban Athletics Tournament

Representatives from 13 countries have agreed to take part in the Jose Barrientos In Memoriam Athletics Tournament, which started today at the Pan American Stadium, according to local newspaper Granma.  »

Cuban Governmental Delegations to Visit the USA, Says Ambassador

Several ministerial delegations from Cuba will visit the US in official visits soon, said Cuban Ambassador to Washington Jose Ramon Cabañas Thursday  »

Medvédev and Díaz-Canel Analyze Links between Russia and Cuba

Diaz-Canel and his accompanying delegation are on their first official visit to Moscow to review the state of relations between Russia and Cuba, which is considered to be excellent  »

Cuban President Receives Special Envoy of DPRK Leader

President Raul Castro met Kim Yong Chol, member of the Political Bureau of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and special envoy of the leader of that organization, it was reported today in Havana  »

ACS Member Countries to Attend 7th Summit in Cuba

Cuba has made the necessary preparations to ensure the success of the Seventh Summit of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), to be held in June 2-4, in Havana  »

Nicolas Maduro Holds Talks with Cuban Foreign Minister

President Nicolas Maduro met Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodriguez, who is concluding a two-day visit to the South American nation today  »


Count Kostia: An Unknown Celebrity

Aniceto Valdivia y Sisay de Andrade (Count Kostia) was one of the most interesting personalities of the Cuban cultural life during the last decades of the XIX and XX centuries  »

Sancti Spiritus Workers Staged Massive Parade on May Day

Residents of Sancti Spiritus Marched on May Day (Photo: Vicente Brito)Thousand residents of Sancti Spiritus marched this 1st of May to commemorate the International Workers’ Day »

Tourists Have Sight Set on Sancti Spiritus (+photos)

Tourists Have Sight Set on Sancti Spiritus (Photo: A. del Valle)502-year-old Sancti Spiritus is becoming more attractive for tourists, who now prefer to stay longer so as to go sightseeing the many wonderful sites we’ve got over here »

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