All articles by Julián Reingold

Julián Reingold is a sociologist and freelance climate journalist based in Athens. He mainly covers ecosystem-services, energy transitions and climate justice movements in the Global South. His work has been published in Mongabay, Jacobin, VICE, El País and Le Monde Diplomatique, among others outlets.

Julián Reingold

Will Paraguay’s elections usher in a new era for the Itaipú dam?

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the treaty that spawned Itaipú, the world’s second-largest hydropower dam. On 30 April, Paraguay will choose a new president that will have to renegotiate Itaipú’s treaty with Brazil. What’s next for hydropower in the region?

Is it time for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty?

Vanuatu is leading a call for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty and an International Court of Justice (ICJ) opinion about states’ legal obligations on climate action. Why should business care?

What are the challenges to a just energy transition in Colombia?

Gustavo Petro is six months into a presidency that promised new measures to accelerate Colombia’s energy transition. Can the country’s first progressive government in recent history pull this off?

Argentina’s troubled road towards green hydrogen

Argentina recently announced plans to start producing green hydrogen at scale in Patagonia. Will it succeed?