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Bahamas Joins Branson’s Caribbean Clean Energy Initiative

By Ezra Fieser The Bahamas plans to cut fuel imports by as much as 5 percent by building several small solar panel fields after signing on to billionaire Richard Branson’s Caribbean clean energy initiative. The solar fields, which will generate as much as 20 megawatts of electricity for the Bahamas’ sparsely...

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 Commits to Advancing Renewable Energy

  PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands — The Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) has deepened its commitment to advancing renewable energy by joining the Carbon War Room’s Ten Island Challenge.   TCI Premier Rufus Ewing and Carbon War Room’s operations director, Justin Locke, signed a memorandum of understanding committing to work together to...