This EU funded project initiates an Alliance with the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica and the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce which is based in Trinidad and Tobago.
The objective of the project is to build private sector capacity in environmental and energy management order to promote a successful regional and national collaborative approach to efficient energy consumption reduced environmental impacts
Desmond Brown, Inter Press Service A boy walks with his bicycle on a flooded street in Georgetown, Guyana. About 80 percent of wastewater that enters the Caribbean Sea is only partially treated or untreated. (Media credit: Desmond Brown/IPS) GEORGETOWN (IPS) — It’s a dirty, smelly business, but wastewater is gaining prominence across the Caribbean as countries […]
By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucian Minister Dr James Fletcher is urging CARICOM Heads of Government to step up their level of action on climate change issues. Fletcher, who is St Lucia’s Minister for Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology, recently returned from the Warsaw Climate Change Conferene. “The Caribbean, I believe, has not […]
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Michelle Kantrow The ships will be 219.5 meters long, 32.3 meters wide (beam), have a deep draft of 10 meters, and an approximate deadweight capacity of 26,500 metric tons. SAN JUAN — Maritime shipping company Crowley has placed an order for two faster and environmentally friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered, combination container — Roll-On/Roll-Off (ConRo) […]
BY HORACE HINES Observer staff reporter firstname.lastname@example.org MONTEGO BAY, St James — President and CEO of light and power company Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS), Kelly Tomblin, has given Jamaica a failing grade on energy conservation. Citing that “a recent study shows that Jamaica’s energy conservation is seven times the global average”, Tomblin contends […]
Government Information Services Limited Minister of the Environment and Water Resources, Senator the Honourable Ganga Singh unveils a commemorative plaque at the Commissioning of Bacolet to Signal Hill Pipeline Project. He is surrounded by officials of the Ministry, the Tobago House of Assembly and WASA. PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) – Senator the Honourable Ganga […]