The Eastern Caribbean is Hot on Solar Energy

Media Release Tuesday, March 9, 2021 — Efforts to advance renewable energy in the Eastern Caribbean got a big push forward on Wednesday, March 3, 2021, when over 200 people graduated from a training course on Photovoltaic Installation and System Inspection. This programme was the single largest training event in renewable energy in the Caribbean Region […]

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Pumps Millions into Caribbean Renewable Energy Projects

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, one of the UAE’s leading financial entities, continued to advance its sustainable development agenda within the country and abroad through clean-energy initiatives. Notwithstanding challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Fund completed five crucial renewable energy projects in five partner countries, including Cuba, Somaliland, the Bahamas, Barbados, and Saint Vincent and […]

Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, SKELEC and Leclanché Commence Construction of Caribbean’s Largest Solar Generation and Storage System

    Innovative, fully integrated solar photovoltaic generation and lithium-ion battery energy storage system, will displace 30-35% of the islands’ diesel-generated baseload power Sustainable microgrid system to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 740,000 metric tons over 20 years   BASSETERRE, St Kitts and Nevis and YVERDON-LES-BAINS, Switzerland, December 10, 2020 – The Government of St. […]