Caribbean Green Energy News

  • First UAE-Caribbean Cooperation Forum to take place in Dubai 13 Nov 2018 20:04 Dominica News Online (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana)     The First UAE-Caribbean Cooperation Forum will take place in Dubai from 24-26 November 2018. The UAE is expected to host key government representatives and private sector stakeholders from …
  • RENAC and IFC Partner to Green the Banking Sector in Latin America and the Caribbean 12 Nov 2018 18:21 Odessa American PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--The(IFC), a member of the World Bank Group and the(RENAC), an international training provider for green energy technologies, today signed a cooperation agreement to support green banking in …
  • UAE kicks off green energy projects in the Caribbean 09 Nov 2018 03:22 Trade Arabia The first three renewable energy projects under the $50 million UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund (UAE-CREF) have broken ground in the Bahamas, Barbados and Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International …
  • Opposition Leader Lennox Linton’s 2018 Independence Message 04 Nov 2018 01:40 Dominica News Online My Nature Island Brothers and Sisters: While the world’s population has grown by more than 3 billion people in the last 4 decades, we celebrate our 40th Anniversary as an independent nation more dependent and with a smaller population than when we stepped …
  • Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories You Missed The Week Ending October 19th, 2018 19 Oct 2018 13:45 Jamaicans THIS WEEK’S TOP NEWS  STORIES Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories HOLNESS ANNOUNCES GOAL OF 50% RENEWABLE ENERGY BY 2030 Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness believes the country should strive to provide half of its energy needs through renewable …
  • ‘Most St Lucians Do Care About Their Country and the Fate of its Children’ 16 Oct 2018 19:45 Voice Hon Philip J Pierre Political Leader of the Saint Lucia Labour PartyINTRODUCTION When we met last year in the constituency of Vieux Fort South I told you of the poor state of affairs in our beloved island. Today as we gather in Laborie the situation is …
  • Spotlight on green news & views: Climate report says act now or else; weaker radiation limits 14 Oct 2018 07:33 Daily Kos CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS The Monolithforesterbob writes—I have not posted a diary of any kind in three months. When I’m on the go 8 to 12 hours a day, 6 days a week, there is not much time for outside activities. Y’all know that I’m still alive and …
  • COMMENTARY: Is the Caribbean becoming a junkyard for Japanese excesses? 02 Oct 2018 23:34 Dominica News Online Camille David Owning a personal car fifteen to twenty years ago was almost a luxury. Today, nearly every household has a car and nearly every car has an owner. More interestingly, younger and younger people are buying and owning cars. Statistics from the …
  • Jamaica Hosts Initiative to Make Caribbean First Climate-Smart Zone 01 Oct 2018 13:57 The Washington Diplomat Signs of climate change are becoming harder to ignore, in our own backyard and around the world. Hurricane Florence inundated the Carolinas with deadly flooding and storm surges. Massive wildfires estimated to be 10 times the size of San Francisco consumed …
  • What Changed In The Solar Energy Industry In August? 22 Sep 2018 07:45 CleanTechnica BNEF Published on September 17th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan 0 September 17th, 2018 by Zachary Shahan  Another month is over (long over, actually) and it’s time for another update on what actually changed in the solar industry in that time period. …
  • McKenna: Young people need us to act on climate change 22 Sep 2018 06:07 Edmonton Journal HALIFAX — Canada’s environment minister opened a meeting of her G7 counterparts with a call for action on climate change, even as prominent environmentalist David Suzuki reportedly called for her resignation over Ottawa’s support of fossil fuels. Catherine …
  • The Caribbean is (re)open for business [especially the Cayman Islands] 10 Sep 2018 03:49 I News Cayman By Meredith C. Carroll From The Aspen Times While spending a semester abroad in college, a friend and I island-hopped around Greece during our fall break. Starting from Athens, we ferried over to Mykonos then planned on heading to Santorini, although since …