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

College Powers Barbados Course

Ron Common, president of Sault College.     Ron Common helped flip the switch on a new renewable energy course at a post-secondary institution in Barbados.   The Sault College president attended the launch of a 45-hour photovoltaic installation course at Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic in late January.   Seventeen students, all from the island nation, are...

Climate change is the biggest risk: Lucille Sering

The head of the Philippines Climate Change Commission says extreme weather events that have devastated the country are validating what science has long warned and that climate change remains the biggest risk for governments and businesses. Secretary Mary Ann Lucille Sering, commissioner and vice chairperson of the Philippines Climate Change Commission....

Unlocking the Caribbean’s energy potential

Energy security is at the top of the agenda for Caribbean leaders and it has been for some time. With an average cost of electricity four times higher than in rich nations such as the United States, high energy costs are not only a daily hardship for Caribbean people, but...