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Wind Farms of Gibara Show their Effectiveness

 The Gibara wind farms in the province of Holguín have demonstrated the wide possibilities offered by the upward development of this renewable energy source in Cuba.

This month of February was celebrated nine years of founding the enclave of Gibara 1 and next to the Gibara 2 in that time in total they have generated 78 thousand 073 megawatts hour (MHz); they have avoided the burning of fossil fuel of almost 19 thousand tons and freed to the atmosphere of 60 thousand 711 tons of carbon dioxide.

Both farms have a capacity of 9.6 MW, and this was the first site installed in the largest archipelago in the Caribbean with this technology with 850 kW wind turbines.

Other data provided by the direction of the Electricity Union in the province indicate that the wind speed has averaged 6.37 meters per second; while the average daily generation has been 26 MHz.
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Habanos Festival Begins in Cuba
 The 19th Habanos Festival will begin this Monday 27 at the Havana’s Conventions Center, dedicated this year to renowned brands H. Upmann, Montecristo and Quai d'Orsay.
The Festival, with the participation of delegations from over 50 countries, will run through March 3. According to the organizers, the Commercial Fair will be inaugurated this Monday, in order to provide businessmen,
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Cuban Scientist Recognized by New York Academy of Sciences
 The New York Academy of Sciences chose Cuban Leslie Fermín Molerio León, M Sc. in Isotopic Hydrology, to join the group of 200 scientists who will represent that institution in its bicentennial.
Molerio León was elected in 2016 among 20 thousand members from 100 countries to be part of the selected representation, Mónica Rodríguez Marí, director of the Commercial Division of Marketing and Development of 
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Studies Help Mitigate Disasters in Holguin
 Studies of danger, vulnerability and risk are carried out as part of the strategies implemented in the province of Holguín to mitigate the effects caused by natural disasters.
Specialist Rolber Reyes explained that the research addressed dangers such as high winds, sea penetrations, floods caused by heavy rains, landslides and droughts.

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US Legislators Favor Advancement of Relations with Cuba
 A US congressional delegation stressed the pace of current US-Cuba efforts towards the improvement of bilateral links, during a visit to Havana, where they were received by President Raul Castro.
During a press conference on Wednesday, Senator Patrick Leahy stressed the scope of 22 accords reached between the two countries in the areas of the environment, law enforcement and other aspects by saying that “this is
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New Equipment will Benefit Cancer Patients in Holguin
 The installation of new medical equipment in the territorial cancer center, located in Vladimir Ilich Lenin Hospital, in the city of Holguin, will benefit cancer patients.
Yuri Coello, head of the department of electromedicine at the hospital, said that among them are two infusion pumps and a radiochemical bell, aimed at regulating the doses of treatment in patients with this disease and providing a safer way for the 
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A Wall in the Satiricón
 Last night the public of Holguin enjoyed one of the proposals most promoted by the organizers of the Festival of Humor for young people Satiricón that Holguin hosts these days in its fourth edition, when they made this presentation of the Guantanamo group Komotú in one of the rooms of the Eddy Suñol Theater with the show The Wall.
According to Quique Quiñones, Director of the Centro Promotor del Humor,
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  Old News  
• Advances in Holguín International Collaborative Project
• Festival of Poor Cinema wins Prize to the Cultural Event in Holguín
• Scientific Forum on Products and Services Starts in the Cuban Province of Holguin
• Advances the Restoration of the Colonial Theater of Gibara
• Close to a Thousand Irregular Migrants Returned to Cuba in 2017
• US Cruises to Cuba Expected to Increase
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