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

Caribbean tourism sector launches hotel energy efficiency programme

The Caribbean tourism sector has taken a major step towards energy efficiency within the hotel industry. The region’s public and private sector tourism groupings, the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) – through its environmental arm, the Caribbean Alliance for Sustainable Tourism (CAST) – have launched a...

Sustainable energy framework coming for Barbados

A Sustainable Energy Framework for Barbados (SEFB) is on the cards to promote and support sustainable energy and energy conservation programmes, and to provide alternatives to minimise the dependency on fossil fuels. Word of this came from Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance, Investment, Telecommunications and Energy, Senator Darcy...

Iceland to help with energy plans

A memorandum of understanding was signed in March 2008 at the Hilton Hotel between the Governments of Barbados and Iceland, which aims to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and International Business, Christopher Sinckler, explained that several islands in the region have...