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Financing Renewable Energy in Cuba – April 2018

  Financing Renewable Energy in Cuba    –  Research Paper by...


Energy Snapshot Belize

      Belize Energy Transition Initiative  – ...


Energy Snapshot Bahamas

    Bahamas Energy Transition Initiative – ...


Energy Snapshot Antigua and Barbuda

    Antigua & Barbuda Energy Transition...




Energy Snapshot Anguilla

  Anguilla Energy Transition initiative –  Anguilla’s Fact...


IRENA SUPPORT FOR THE DEPLOYMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY IN SIDS

Regional Dialogue on Nationally Determined Contributions(NDCs) in the Caribbean Rodney Bay, St Lucia8 October, 2018   IRENA Suppot for the the Development of Renewable Energy in...


CARICOM and Guyana Power & Light join the Guyana Solar Challenge

    Solar Head of State (SHOS) and the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) are pleased to announce the new partnership with Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC), Caribbean...




Solar Warning! Local Providers Urge Caution on the use of Second-hand Panels

  Ken Moore (left) and Dale Nickason, partners in the Jamaican firm Solar Connections. (Photos: Arthur Hall)     SALT LAKE CITY, United States — Jamaicans are being...


Anguilla’s Renewable Energy Integration Project

    Anguilla’s Renewable Energy Integration Report...


Blog – Geothermal desalination: securing water resources for the future

Desert Shore, Salton Sea, California (source: flickr/ shastared, creative commons)     In a blog post published by Jason Fisher on his blog, IsleofRocks30, he shares interesting posts on...


The Game-changers for the Caribbean Blue Economy

The Blue Economy – the sustainable use of oceans for economic growth – is finding its feet in the Caribbean. The region is taking steps towards...


Growth & Jobs Use Renewable Energy To Combat Climate Change – Taylor

  Amid worldwide rising temperatures, caused by climate change, one scientist is advocating for the use of more renewable energy and water-adaptation measures to address the...


Solar-storage Combo Makes Waves in Caribbean

  Leclanche has been awarded a contract to supply what will be the largest solar-plus-storage project in the Caribbean islands.   The 35.6MW solar plant and 44.2 megawatt...


Islamic Bank mission in Guyana to finalize energy projects

CEO of Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) Dr Mahender Sharma     Georgetown, Guyana – A team of six officials from the Islamic Development Bank led by Noureddine Mabrouk...


Green Competition

Barbados has joined over 50 countries in participating in the global green business competition, Climate Launchpad, which highlights innovations in renewable energy, food and agriculture,...


Turks and Caicos Islands Resilient National Energy Transition Strategy

      National Energy Transition Strategy for Turks & Caicos...


20 Overlooked Benefits of Distributed Solar Energy

A study released today provides the most complete list yet of the advantages of solar energy — from carbon sequestration to improvements for pollinator habitat....


Renewables: A focus of the UAE and the Caribbean

The floating storage regasification unit Golar Freeze that arrived at the New Fortress Energy LNG Regasification Terminal in Old Harbour last December   One of the challenges encountered...


Caribbean Must Become Energy Efficient

  The Caribbean must aspire to be energy efficient as the re­gion is one of the world’s largest untapped sources of re­new­able energy, with po­ten­tial in ...


We Must do More to Speed up Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies

  Fossil fuels — oil, gas, coal and their derivatives — pollute the atmosphere and emit the greenhouse gases that are ramping up global heating to...


Cost Decrease for All Renewable Power Technologies Continued in 2018

New IRENA report on costs for renewable power reaffirms renewables as low-cost solution to boost global climate action Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity...


Wasting the wind

Ralph Maraj   PROF Ken Julien, one of the architects of the Point Lisas Industrial Estate, says it was never the intention to export our natural gas...


St Vincent and the Grenadines $27 million geothermal energy project launched

Kingstown, St Vincent — St Vincent and the Grenadines took a major step towards a cleaner and more secure energy future Monday, May 6, launching...


Cuba Promotes Use of Renewable Energies With Ambitious Development Plan

HAVANA, May 17 (Xinhua) — Cuba has implemented an ambitious plan to develop renewable energy sources until 2030, which allowed the island to save almost...


Feature: Cuba Promotes use of Renewable Energies With Ambitious Development Plan

HAVANA, May 17 (Xinhua) — Cuba has implemented an ambitious plan to develop renewable energy sources until 2030, which allowed the island to save almost...


Jason Robinson Creating a Buzz in Renewable Energy Market

  Jamaica is set to achieve 30 per cent of its electricity from renewables within two years, putting the country in a good position to achieve...


Turning Ideas Into Energy: Wigton On The Winds Of Change

Leaps and bounds ahead of its Caribbean neighbours, Jamaica leads the region in technological advancements and thrusts towards renewable energy. With more than 10 per...


Renewables to Become The Norm for the Caribbean

A wind farm in Curacao. Caribbean nations such as Jamaica are the most vulnerable to the effects of climate change and many are embracing...


Energy Boost For Jamaica – Island Set To Pilot Mechanism To Stimulate Affordable, Accessible Renewable Energy

Tamar Nelson (right) receives a certificate for participating in a workshop paving the way for energy performance contracting in Jamaica. Making the presentation is...


Deetken Impact Forms Partnership with Sustainable Energy Central America to Manage Clean Energy Funds

Deetken Impact and Sustainable Energy Central America (SECA) have formed a strategic partnership for the management of two renewable energy funds, the Honduras Renewable Energy...


Growing Customers Boost CUC Coffers

CUC generator (CNS) UPDATED: A 4% increase in sales along with lower costs and finance charges resulted in a boost in earnings for Grand...


Solar Farms Must Make Money as Well as Electricity

Last week I was invited for a tour of Bodden Town Solar Farm by CIFMA (Cayman Island Facilities Management Association) and joined some 25 of...


Wigton Wind Farm, A Hillside Haven In Rose Hill Manchester

Wigton Wind Farm, a hillside haven in Rose Hill, Manchester With its recent IPO and a renewed interest in its operations by the general...


Turning the Caribbean Green One Property At a Time

PHOTO: Club Med Miches Playa Esmeralda rendering (Photo courtesy Club Med) Over the past year, some of the travel industry’s biggest names have made...


Why the International Solar Alliance is Geopolitically Significant

In the academic discourses on energy security, a “shift” is taking place which is known as “energy transition”.  The key objective of this process is...


Deep Electrification Powered by Renewables Key for a Climate-Safe Future

New report by IRENA charts pathways to further accelerate energy transformation which meets climate objectives while creating jobs and fostering economic growth Berlin, Germany, 9 April...


Wigton Seeks to Raise $5.5 Billion From IPO

PCJ, the operators of Wigton Winfdarm, is offering over 11 billion shares in the IPO. (Photo: Marlon Reid) Wigton Windfarm is seeking to raise...





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