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Young Campers Learn About Electronic Vehicles

Representatives from the Barbados Light and Power Association (BL&P) treated the young campers of the Junior Robotics Camp to a special demonstration of their Electronic Vehicles (EVs) yesterday morning.   The children were thrilled as they were allowed to drive in the car with one of the representatives from BL&P around the...

Climate Change Solutions Can’t Wait for U.S. Leadership

From tourism-dependent nations like Barbados to those rich with natural resources like Guyana, climate change poses one of the biggest challenges for the countries of the Caribbean. Nearly all of these countries are vulnerable to natural events like hurricanes. Not surprisingly, the climate change threat facing...

Jamaica to Host Energy Efficiency Building Code Project Launch

A regional project team (RPT), established to develop a Regional Energy Efficiency Building Code (REEBC), will be launched in Jamaica, next week. The launch will be held March 30-31 and the RPT is tasked with developing the REEBC, as well as its associated application documents and...

Regional Energy Efficiency Building Code Project To Be Launched In Jamaica

A regional project team (RPT), established to develop a regional energy efficiency building code (REEBC), among other mandates, will be launched in Kingston, Jamaica, next week. The launch and the first face-to-face working meeting with the contracted consultant will be held 30-31 March, at the Jamaica...

New Project Holds Promise Of Climate Resilience For Communities

From the restoration of coral reef, mangrove and coastal habitat within the East Portland Fish Sanctuary to livelihoods diversification in the Portland Bight Protected Area, several hundred Jamaicans are to benefit from a new climate resilience-building project on the island. The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre...