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BVI Electricity Corporation Announces Bids For Solar Project

  British Virgin Island News    Monday, December 29, 2014 - The BVI Electricity Corporation has announced that four companies have submitted bids to install approximately two megawatts of solar photovoltaic on various government buildings and statutory bodies in the Territory.   The companies will produce electricity via solar energy for the next twenty five years.     At...

Minister Pickersgill Hails Caribbean Meteorological Organization

By Chris Patterson  Photo by: JIS PhotographerMinister of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change, Hon. Robert Pickersgill (left), greets Director of the Sustainable Development Unit, Caribbean Community Secretariat, Garfield Barnwell, just before the start of the 54th Minister’s meeting of the Caribbean Meteorological Council, this morning (November 24), at the Jamaica...

Turks and Caicos Sign Green Energy Agreement

Turks and Caicos is the latest territory to join the Carbon War Room’s Ten Island Challenge, committing to making the transition from fossil-fuel dependency to 100 percent renewable energy.     Last week, Turks and Caicos Premier Dr Rufus Ewing signed the Ten Islands Challenge agreement with the Carbon War Room’s Operations Director...