June 2023

Dominican Republic: “A Major Leap” in Renewables

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

The Dominican Republic is seeing a boom these days in renewable energy, with 17 projects under construction. What accounts for this success? And what steps is the country taking to stay ahead of the challenges?   Antonio Almonte, Minister of Energy and Mines, credited sound public policies—including less bureaucracy and more transparency—with spurring “a major […]

Climate Action and Sustainable Development

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Four years after Hurricane Dorian ravaged parts of The Bahamas, the island nation will host a ministerial meeting that will shine a spotlight, fittingly, on how countries in the Americas can work more closely together to tackle the climate crisis.   The Fourth Inter-American Meeting of Ministers and High-Level Authorities on Sustainable Development will take […]