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    I know many Dominicans with the Adames name in...

    I know many Dominicans with the Adames name in the DR. But none of them with a relative named Wellington.
  2. FYI, Barrick has a slick website up presenting...

    FYI, Barrick has a slick website up presenting their side of the story (in Spanish) that is more or less the same as what they put out in a slick circular in all the Dominican newspapers recently:...
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    The fact that something wrong or stupid has been...

    The fact that something wrong or stupid has been done before does not make it okay and excusable to repeat it now and forever more. Learn from mistakes, rather than repeat them.

    Also, it's a...
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    As a result of its free trade agreement with...

    As a result of its free trade agreement with Central America in the 1990s, the DR decided to join (crazy as it may sound) the Central American Integration System (SICA) that basically seeks to create...
  5. Got a "Clean Energy" Project Idea for the DR? Here's Your Chance to get it Financed

    The call for proposals includes those originating from the DR. Among the types of projects eligible: biogas, biomass, biofuels, solar, wind, geothermal, hydropower, tidal power, energy efficiency,...
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    Only if the powers-that-be follow the "roadmap." ...

    Only if the powers-that-be follow the "roadmap." These studies are interesting, but only truly useful if they can/will be applied in part or in whole.
  7. Google Earth Tour of DR's Marine & Coastal Ecosystems

    Nicely done, even though at times it sounds like a tourism or high school science video. :-) Good for helping Dominicans and non-Dominicans alike realize the rich ecosystem diversity and...
  8. High-Level Dialogue this Sat. 28 July on Lake Enriquillo

    From FUNGLODE:
  9. 2nd Edition of DR Environmental Film Festival

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    News From FUNGLODE:
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    "Roadmap" to Sustainable Energy in the DR?

    "On the Road(map) to a Sustainable Energy Future"
    Worldwatch Launches Sustainable Energy Roadmap for Dominican Republic
  11. CC, the title of your thread is about the...

    CC, the title of your thread is about the Environment Forum, yet your posts seem more like the very pi$$ing you decry. I can see this thread is headed nowhere constructive. I don't count global...
  12. Why is simply having a forum to discuss...

    Why is simply having a forum to discuss environmental issues "PC"? Is it any more "PC" than having a real estate forum on DR1? Does the DR not have environmental issues, good and bad, that can be...
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    I've been the Environment Forum mod since its...

    I've been the Environment Forum mod since its creation, no one else, ever. If you have an issue with this Forum's moderation, take it up with me or with Robert, who I answer to.
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    Yes, last time I looked, the DR is still on the...

    Yes, last time I looked, the DR is still on the Earth's surface. It doesn't mean though that DR1 is a forum for discussing anything and everything that happens on Earth. Keep it truly DR-related...
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    Your rationale for the thread is flawed. The...

    Your rationale for the thread is flawed. The only people who will ever pay "carbon taxes" are those living in countries that chose to impose such taxes on their people. There are few of those in...
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    I just checked today's DR1 news and don't see the...

    I just checked today's DR1 news and don't see the item you're referring to, but I did find the original El Nuevo Diario story. They're citing an Oxfam study which I haven't heard of and am having...
  17. Haven't We Been Down This Road Before? (Several Times?)

    Nov 3, 2011
    IDB provides $200 million to make Dominican electricity sector more efficient and reliable

    Electricity sector in Dominican Republic - Inter-American Development Bank
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    I think this thread has about run its course....

    I think this thread has about run its course. Closed.
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    Dominicanadian, I agree with Bob. The DR1ers...

    Dominicanadian, I agree with Bob. The DR1ers posting on this thread are not the types you speak of. Certainly not Hillbilly, Chip, PeterinBrat or puryear270 (sorry if I've left out anyone). If you...
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    Rafikius, if you wish to continue taking shots at...

    Rafikius, if you wish to continue taking shots at other posters in this thread, take it to private message (PM). The others seem to have backed off their earlier rough approach to your question and...
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    Sigh. I miss Natasha's always informative posts....

    Sigh. I miss Natasha's always informative posts. :ermm:

    Thanks, Anna -- my first thought too was to dig out Natasha's old posts on holidays in the DR. Maybe they should be made "seasonal...
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    A small Catholic church, Parroquia Universitaria...

    A small Catholic church, Parroquia Universitaria Santísima Trinidad, near the intersection of 27 de Feb. and Lincoln, used to have mass in English @ 10 AM on Sundays.

    The church in Gazcue people...
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    yeah, I've run across this problem several times,...

    yeah, I've run across this problem several times, particularly with regard to laws or regulations on waste electrical or electronic equipment -- which some legislation says (you guessed it!) that you...
  24. Thread: Haiti

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    Actually, that is not entirely true. There is a...

    Actually, that is not entirely true. There is a formal recycling program in the DR, still of limited scale but existing nonetheless and trying to growth, in Punta Cana. It is run by the Punta Cana...
  25. A great loss to the DR. Unfortunately, I do not...

    A great loss to the DR. Unfortunately, I do not see another like him around to fill the void he is leaving...
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