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Commonwealth of Dominica
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News for Dominica

Dominican Republic Inaugurates First Biomass Plant To National Grid

The government of the Dominican Republic has inaugurated a 30MW biomass plant, the first one connected to the country’s National Interconnected Electric System (SENI). The San Pedro BioEnergy co-generation plant uses sugarcane bagasse as feedstock, and its construction was carried out by Spain’s Cobra Group over a period of two years. Empresa Generadora de Electricidad Haina (EGE Haina)...

US$900 Million Available For Climate Change Programmes

BaronessScotlandE20160426GTNew Commonwealth secretary general, Baroness Patricia Scotland, is on her way to Belize to spearhead the establishment of a climate change centre to assist Jamaica and other member states affected by climate change. Scotland told The Gleaner that she is keen to assist member states such...

Dominica Hosts Three Day Workshop on Sustainable Energy and Climate Change

Stakeholders within the Ministry of Trade, Energy and Employment, along with Health and Environment, National Security and Technology are among others gathered at the State House to participate in a three day workshop on sustainable energy and climate change. The national workshop is funded by the Swedish Energy Agency with support...