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

Monday, May 20, 2019

St Vincent and the Grenadines geothermal energy drive KINGSTOWN, St Vincent — St Vincent and the Grenadines took a major step towards a cleaner and more secure energy future Monday, May 6, launching a multi-million-dollar geothermal energy-drilling project made possible with financing mobilised by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). CDB secured US$27 million in financing […]

Chile’s Energy Minister leads International Electromobility Seminar for the Americas

Thursday, May 09, 2019

The conference will address the situation of electric mobility in the countries of the Americas, public policies, technical challenges and market trends associated with the implementation of electric mobility, one of the great technological revolutions that will allow combating climate change. Santiago, Thursday May 9, 2019 – Decision-makers and experts from energy ministries in the […]

Sustainable Energy Project Development & Gender Specialist – extended deadline

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Deadline: Friday, May 24, 2019 The Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) is an institution of CARICOM with a mandate to promote Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE) investments, markets and industries in the Caribbean. CCREEE aims at improving access to modern, affordable and reliable energy services, energy security and the […]

Experts from the region meet in Costa Rica to analyze common opportunities in energy matters

Thursday, April 25, 2019

During this day, experts from the region on energy issues meet in Costa Rica for the Second Regional Preparatory Meeting for the IV Ministerial Meeting of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) which will take place in 2020 in Montego Bay. The main objective of this second meeting is to promote a […]

Costa Rica hosts technical exchange mission to promote sustainable energy knowledge

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

• Activity is carried out under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) framework. The Ministry of Environment and Energy through the Secretariat of Planning of the Energy Subsector (SEPSE) and the Department of Sustainable Development of the Organization of American States (OAS), conducted a technical mission in the province of Guanacaste aimed […]

Dominica to provide nearly entire population with geothermal energy, funded partly by its citizenship programme

Monday, January 28, 2019

ROSEAU, Dominica — In December, Dominica’s energy minister, Ian Douglas, addressed the government’s plans to build a geothermal plant in the third quarter of 2019. Construction will be set on the outskirts of the capital city of Roseau. It hopes to power 23,000 homes with clean geothermal energy, which represents approximately 90% of the entire […]