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IDEAS Energy Contest: Waste banana ethanol

Aims To use the waste generated by St Lucia’s banana trade to produce environmentally friendly energy. Region Latin America and the Caribbean Status Planning Summary A new power plant will use banana waste to produce methane via biodigesters. The methane will power the plant itself and also be used to produce...

‘Point Lisas’ company hoping to bring cheaper electricity to Guyana

ENMAN Services of Point Lisas is spearheading a US$4 billion hydro-electric project in Guyana designed to bring cheaper electricity to both Guyana and Brazil. The project will include an 800 megawatt power plant to be located on the Mazaruni River, Guyana, as well as a fibre optic cable connecting the countries. Donald...

SKN represented at high level conference on renewable energy

Minister of Public Utilities, Works, Transport and Post, with responsibility for Energy, Dr. Earl Asim Martin; Minister in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) with responsibility for Communications, Work, Physical Planning and Energy, the Carlisle Powell; and Ernie Stapleton, permanent secretary in the Ministry of Communications, Works, Physical Planning and Energy...

WEST INDIES POWER GEOTHERMAL OPERATION IN NEVIS AND CARIBBEAN NOT EGS

The geothermal operation being developed by West Indies Power on Nevis and other Caribbean islands  has not caused nor will  it cause earthquakes as have recently occurred in Germany and Switzerland. Recently however, there has been incorrect comparing of the “reservoir system” existing on Nevis and being developed by West Indies...

POST-CABINET BRIEFING -Renewable Energy

Citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis, good day. This is the Post-Cabinet Briefing for Cabinet meeting held Monday October 5, 2009. RENEWABLE ENERGY MATTERS Dr. Hon. Earl Asim Martin, Minister responsible for Energy, submitted to the Cabinet a full report on the work his ministry is doing to fast-track the...