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

US$135m IDB Loan For B’dos Energy Security

Barbados is moving to improve its energy security and diversify the island’s energy mix with a US$34 million Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) loan. The project will aid Barbados in transitioning to a cleaner energy future, meeting its current natural gas demands, and contributing to the creation of a regional Liquefied Natural...

International Climate Change Body Embarks On First Caribbean Visit

uwi-regional-headquarters-700x373The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the international body for assessing the science related to climate change, is this week embarking on its first-ever Caribbean visit with a two-day outreach event here. In welcoming participants at Wednesday’s opening ceremony at the University of the West...

Solar Panels Poorly Fitted

Julian Maynard (right) demonstrating the recommended gap while lecturer Dr Tom Rogers observes. (Picture by WILLCOMM.)    As Barbados Continues to push its renewable energy programme, new research has found that some photovoltaic (PV) panels are being incorrectly installed on buildings, including homes, across the country.   And it has concluded that homeowners and...