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Schlumberger and Thermal Energy Partners to Create Geothermal Company

Schlumberger and Thermal Energy Partners will form STEP Energy, working on its first project in the Caribbean.  Credit:  Johnathan Larson on Unsplash     Schlumberger New Energy has signed an agreement with Thermal Energy Partners (TEP) to create a new geothermal project development company, STEP Energy.   The new business entity will combine Schlumberger’s subsurface...

New Dominican govt to scrap investment in power plants in favour of private sector

              Washington Capital Solar Park PV farm in Dominican Republic   The new government of the Dominican Republic will not invest in the construction of power plants, but will support private sector investments by domestic and foreign players, the newly-seated minister of energy and mines, Antonio Almonte, said Thursday.   The government of the recently...

Ways That Caribbean Countries Can Accelerate Clean Energy Transition

    As the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic continue globally, a new guide by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) shows how sustainable energy investment can support Caribbean countries to ‘Recover Better’ and accelerate a clean energy transition to deliver long-term economic growth and new jobs.   According to The Recover Better with Sustainable Energy...

Government Receives Solar Tree To Assist With Energy Initiative

The Government of the Virgin Islands has received an Organic Photovoltaics Tree (OPTree) or Solar Tree to assist with its Green Energy initiative. The tree was donated and installed last month by local Non-Profit organisations Green V.I. and the Rotaract Club of Tortola at the Noel Lloyd Positive Action Movement Park.   Minister...