CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Mark Millar
Ministry of Finance,Economic Affairs
and Energy
SP Musson Building, 1st Floor Hinck Street
Bridgetown, Barbados
Work: 246-427-9806
Fax: 246-436-6004

News for Barbados

Bajans Keen on Renewable Energy

Emera Caribbean Renewables Ltd (ECRL) is reporting an increased interest in renewable energy systems among Barbadians especially in the last year.   This disclosure has come from ECRL’s Renewable Energy Manager Neilsen Beneby, who said he was expecting the interest to continue to grow as more financing options are made available and...

Barbados Is Switching To BYD Electric Buses

  Barbados to get a fleet of 35 electric buses, which will be powered by renewable electricity.       BYD recently delivered a fleet of 33 battery-electric buses (30-foot buses K7 model) to Barbados, an island country in the Caribbean region.   The total fleet will be 35 vehicles, as the remaining two will be delivered by December 2020....

COVID-19 Highlights Caricom’s Need to Build Resilience

  Renewable energy and energy efficiency can provide tremendous benefits to Caribbean territories        Bridgetown, Barbados (CMC) — As all Caribbean Community (Caricom) member states and associate states now have confirmed COVID-19 cases and, as predictions indicate that cases will continue to rise globally, humanity’s vulnerability and that of the systems we utilise...