A New Era for Energy Utilities

The Caribbean’s utility landscape is shifting rapidly, especially for the region’s energy suppliers who are feeling the pressure from environmental concerns, juggling new innovations and incorporating emerging tech. With a new era and new challenges, industry body CARILEC is launching a strategic plan focused on cooperation and partnership that aims to transform the sector in […]

Leclanché and Government of St. Kitts Agree to Build Largest Solar Generation Plus Storage Project in Caribbean

PRESS RELEASE Leclanché and Government of St. Kitts Agree to Build Largest Solar Generation Plus Storage Project in Caribbean Fully Integrated Solar Photovoltaic and Lithium‐ion Battery Energy Storage System Will Provide Clean and Reliable Energy for Residents of St. Kitts and Nevis BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis; DALLAS and YVERDON LES BAINS, Switzerland, August 7, […]

Embracing Preparedness Throughout the Season

Encourage your customers to avoid waiting till an impending storm to start preparations. A storm warning is issued when storm conditions are expected in a specified area in 24 hours or less. This may not give adequate time to get started on preparations. Here are some steps you can encourage your customers to achieve during […]

How it’s Made – Hurricanes

Ever wonder what factors come into play to create a hurricane? Hurricanes are tropical cyclones. When a tropical cyclone’s sustained winds reach 39 to 73 mph (63 to 118 km/h), it is considered a tropical storm and is named from an annual list from the World Meteorological Organisation. Thus far for the Atlantic Hurricane Season […]

Member Training & Events: Jan – Jul 2019

  Leadership Capacity Building Series The Workshop Series is developed and will be delivered based on a blend of some “hard‟ and “soft‟ skills to equip and enhance participant’s knowledge, skill and attitudes for higher levels of commitment, productivity, and performance in the workplace. It is premised on the notion that the ability‟ to perform […]

Lightning Strikes and electricity pole in background

Prepping your Crew for a Hurricane

Though hurricane season spans 6 months, hurricane preparation should be a 365-day activity as the best way to be prepared for a hurricane is to always be prepared for one.  Preparing your company for hurricane season can be challenging, but the tips below can help you get started.

Technologie de stockage pour l’énergie propre

Le changement rapide de la technologie que nous utilisons commercialement et personnellement augmente considérablement la demande mondiale en énergie électrique. En tant que consommateurs, nous avalons l’énergie à un rythme alarmant, depuis les systèmes de climatisation, les appareils ménagers et tous les types d’appareils de divertissement domestique, en passant par l’informatique en nuage, les ordinateurs […]

Solutions de capture de carbone

Dans les Caraïbes, les climatiseurs commerciaux et résidentiels sont devenus moins nécessaires et plus nécessaires, les températures brûlantes devenant la norme. L’utilisation de cet appareil énergivore génère des émissions qui contribuent à des températures globales plus élevées, ce qui signifie que nous devons utiliser davantage le climatiseur, générant ainsi un cycle de plus d’émissions et […]

L’avenir de l’efficacité énergétique

Les pressions sociétales et les politiques d’émissions accélèrent l’innovation dans le monde de l’énergie. Dans le même temps, la concurrence croissante pousse les entreprises à devenir plus efficaces. Un certain nombre d’entreprises optent maintenant pour l’utilisation de sources d’énergie plus durables telles que le solaire et l’éolien. Toutefois, pour tirer le meilleur parti des technologies […]