October 2018

PCJ Installs 21.8 kW Renewable Energy System at Head Office

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Jamaica’s Energy Authority Drives Energy Efficiency Projects in the Public Sector By Monique Martin Communications Associate, Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica Jamaica’s leading authority on energy matters, Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) is known for being a powerhouse when it comes to the development and promotion of Jamaica’s energy resources. Established in 1979 as a statutory […]

Costa Rica: Full Speed Ahead toward Decarbonization

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Costa Rica is already well-known for its green forests and green electric grid. Now, under the direction of a young new leader—38-year-old President Carlos Alvarado—the country is taking on the challenge of “decarbonizing” its entire economy, primarily the transportation sector but also agriculture, industry, and other areas. Carlos Manuel Rodríguez, Costa Rica’s Minister of Environment […]

Going Green in Dominica—Literally and Figuratively

Thursday, October 04, 2018

One year after Hurricane Maria stripped Dominica’s trees of their leaves and turned the lush Caribbean island to brown, Ambassador Vince Henderson reports that nature is rebounding. “The island is looking green again, and I think psychologically that makes a big difference,” he said recently, just days after returning from a visit home. In an […]