Caribbean Green Energy News

  • WESO 2018: 24 million jobs to open up in the green economy 16 May 2018 06:00 I News Cayman GENEVA (ILO News) – Twenty-four million new jobs will be created globally by 2030 if the right policies to promote a greener economy are put in place, a new ILO report says. According to World Employment and Social Outlook 2018: Greening with Jobs, action …
  • Guyana Poised to Become the Dubai of the Caribbean 05 May 2018 23:28 South Florida Caribbean News FORT LAUDERDALE – Guyana is poised to become the Dubai of the Caribbean if revenues to be derived from its newly discovered oil reserves are effectively managed and prudently invested and the potential for large scale agribusiness, tourism and …
  • EXTRACT FROM THE 2018 BUDGET DELIVERED BY CHIEF MINISTER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE, MR. VICTOR BANKS, ON MONDAY, APRIL 23, IN THE ANGUILLA HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY 30 Apr 2018 15:14 Anguillian       3. RECURRENT EXPENDITURE 2018 Mr. Speaker, the Recurrent Expenditure Estimate for this 2018 fiscal year is projected to be EC$202.15 million excluding amortisation of EC$27.2 million. This is a 4.63 per cent decrease or EC$9.80 million difference …
  • Climate change may scuttle Caribbean's post-hurricane plans... 20 Apr 2018 12:15 Greenwich Time (The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Masaō Ashtine, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus (THE CONVERSATION) Puerto Rico lost electricity again on April 18, seven months …
  • Climate change may scuttle Caribbean's post-hurricane plans for a renewable energy boom 20 Apr 2018 11:51 Odessa American (The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Masaō Ashtine, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus (THE CONVERSATION) Puerto Rico lost electricity again on April 18, seven months …
  • Two Dominican-born business executives make list of 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America 17 Apr 2018 11:47 Dominica News Online Lynton Scotland (L) and Erwin Raphael (R) EDITOR’s NOTE: DNO is delighted to publish the following article about two Dominican-born, US residents who have been recognized for their excellence as business executives in the United States. The article was …
  • Spotlight on green news & views: DIY scientists explore the universe; headed for 2° line sooner? 14 Apr 2018 22:40 Daily Kos CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS Besame writes—Daily Bucket: DIY Scientists Explore the Universe: “Amateurs have contributed remarkable scientific discoveries: a lost spacecraft, a system of exoplanets, and a new kind of purple aurora named STEVE (‘an …
  • Best balcony accessories 2018 08 Apr 2018 09:43 Evening Standard If you’re lucky enough to have a balcony in London then chances are you’re using it as indoors overspill. But there’s more to your al fresco slice of the city than a safe bike store or a convenient smoking spot. Whether you’re green-fingered or the …
  • Linton rejects Isaac’s claim that UWP is anti-nationalism 05 Apr 2018 18:29 Dominica News Online Linton said he was surprised and a “little hurt” by Isaac’s decision. (File photo) Opposition Leader and Political Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP), Lennox Linton, has refuted claims by the parliamentary representative for the Roseau constituency, …
  • Government News 5/4 05 Apr 2018 08:09 Vietnam Net Vietnam, Myanmar foster defence cooperation Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Sen. Lt. Gen. Pham Ngoc Minh (R) presents a souvernir to Lt. Gen. Tin Maung Win, Chief of Staff of the Bureau of Air Defence of Myanmar  Deputy …