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News for Dominica

West Indies Power Accuses NIA Of Contractual Breach

by-Emily Patrick Kerry McDonald,CEO of West Indies Power Nevis Nevis only needs one developer to harness the island’s geothermal energy, but it could wind up with two. In late November, the Nevis Island Administration accepted a bid to develop geothermal resources on the island from Nevis Renewable Energy International. But...

Geothermal Project Moves To Next Level

Geothermal drilling equipment in Dominica   Dominica’s drive to become the first carbon negative economy in the hemisphere by developing geothermal energy, has moved to another level.   Commencement of the drilling of the first production and re-injection well in the Roseau Valley has begun.   A Geothermal re-injection well is a well which has been constructed...

New Geothermal Drilling to Commence This Month in Dominica

 Above: Dominica   By the Caribbean Journal staff More geothermal drilling will begin in Dominica in October, according to the country’s Energy Minister, Rayburn Blackmore. The company that is performing the drilling, Iceland Drilling Company, has already arrived in Dominica and will begin later this month, he said. Environmental impact assessments have been completed...