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St. Vincent & the Grenadines

 

CEIS Focal Point Office

Energy Unit,
Office of the Prime Minister,
Administrative Centre,
Bay Street,
Kingstown,
St. Vincent & Grenadines
Office: (784) 450-0369
Direct: (784) 451-2338
E-Mail:support@cipore.org or energyunit@vincysurf.com

News for St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Two agreements signed

Two agreements were signed yesterday following the Caricom/Japan Summit:   A memorandum of cooperation on “the Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in the Eastern Caribbean Region” was signed yesterday between the Inter-American Development Bank, the Caribbean Development Bank and Japan International Cooperation Agency.  The MOC is designed to help...

Revolution on the Front Lines of Climate Change

Clean energy technologies are making headway throughout the Caribbean—and the US should take note. By Richard Schiffman   Lefties Food Stall, a pint-sized eatery serving Barbados’s signature flying-fish sandwiches, recently became the first snack shack on the Caribbean island to be fitted with a solar panel. The nearby public shower facility...

United front key to weathering climate change

A seawall in Dominica. A recent report has called for specific measures to protect small islands from sea level rise.  IPS/Desmond Brown Prime Minister of St. Maarten Sarah Wescot-Williams (left) and Chair of the Caribbean Tourism Organisation Beverly Nicholson-Doty.  By Desmond Brown PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, July 2, 2014 (IPS) –...