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

Barbados to receive more Swedish Support for Renewable Energy Initiatives

Barbados’ government said Friday it will receive additional support from Sweden for its green energy initiatives and also could become the site of a regional renewable energy center.   In a statement, Bridgetown said Sweden’s ambassador to the island, Claes Hammar, held a meeting in February with Barbados’ foreign minister, Sen. Maxine...

CDB Advancing Energy Sustainability in the Region

  CDB President Dr Warren Smith Bridgetown, Barbados (TDN) The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has made energy security a cross-cutting theme in its new Strategic Plan 2015 to 2019 to help stimulate growth, leverage broader development assistance and improve CDB’s role as a development partner in borrowing member countries (BMCs).    In 2014, the Bank produced...

$3.3 Billion to be Spent on Smart Grid Infrastructure

Central America and the Caribbean have plans to invest $3.3 billion in smart grid infrastructure over the next decade.  This is part of a plan to lower the high cost of electricity in the region by using more renewable energy and tackling high non-technical losses.    “The Central America and Caribbean region...