CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Michael Fadelle
Energy Unit,
Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Commonwealth of Dominica
Tel: (767) 266-3274
Fax: (767) 448-5044

News for Dominica

Caribbean Development Bank granted €50 million for climate change projects

Member countries of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will soon be able to climate change adaptation funding through a new line of credit provided by the European Investment Bank: The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is to receive a Climate Action Line of Credit equivalent to EUR50 million, or approximately USD 65.3...

Dominica calls for support of alternative energy at UN

Dominica has called upon the world to support its bold initiative to explore geothermal energy as well as similar initiatives in other Small Island States and has given notice of its intent to “not only be carbon-neutral” but to be carbon-negative by the year 2020. Dominica’s United Nation (UN) Ambassador Vince...

Drilling component of geothermal energy project to commence soon

  Geothermal Exploration site in Roseau Valley. Three test wells will be constructed in the Roseau valley area as Dominica moves forward towards the development of geothermal energy. Energy Minister Rayburn Blackmore told a media site visit in Laudat yesterday that the commencement of the actual drilling component could take place soon. “We expect...