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Ms. Angelie Yorks
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News for Suriname

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...

Time For Caribbean Region to “Attack” High Energy Costs

Above: geothermal work in Dominica (Caribbean Journal photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff It’s time for a frontal “attack” on high energy costs in the Caribbean region, according to Dr Warren Smith, president of the Caribbean Development Bank. Smith, who was speaking at the 44th Annual Meeting of the of...

Indoor mini-farms to beat climate change

Jewel Fraser PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Thursday February 27, 2014 IPS - Industrial engineer Ancel Bhagwandeen thinks that growing your food indoors is a great way to protect crops from the stresses of climate change. So he developed a hydroponic system that “leverages the nanoclimates in houses so that the house effectively protects...