Author Archives: ILINCTO

Dominica’s Geothermal Dream About to Become Reality

Dominica says it plans to establish a small geothermal plant despite a few “hiccups’’ with investors. Credit: Charles Jong ROSEAU, Dominica, Sep 6 2017 (IPS) – The tiny Caribbean island of Dominica has moved one step closer to its dream of constructing a geothermal plant, a project that is expected to reduce the country’s dependence on fossil fuels. The Dominica government

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Vacancy – Consultant, Energy for Sustainable Development in Caribbean Buildings (ESD), Grenada

The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) has received financing from the Global Environment Facility-United Nations Environment Programme (GEF-UNEP) for the implementation of the Energy for Sustainable Development in Caribbean Buildings (ESD) Project, aimed at reducing fossil fuel-based per capita electricity consumption in buildings in five Caribbean pilot countries (Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, Grenada, Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and

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Inaugural meeting of SIDS DOCK Island Women Open Network committee held in New York

The inaugural meeting of the SIDS DOCK Island Women Open Network (IWON) committee was held on Friday 22 September 2017 at the Commonwealth Joint Offices in New York, USA. The meeting was chaired by the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the St Vincent and the Grenadines to the United Nations, Ms Rhonda King. Were also present members of the SIDS

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Vacancy – Consultant, Energy for Sustainable Development in Caribbean Buildings (ESD), Belize

  The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) has received financing from the Global Environment Facility-United Nations Environment Programme (GEF-UNEP) for the implementation of the Energy for Sustainable Development in Caribbean Buildings (ESD) Project, aimed at reducing fossil fuel-based per capita electricity consumption in buildings in five Caribbean pilot countries and intends to apply part of the proceeds towards contracts

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The Republic of Korea supports renewable energy mini-grid solutions in the Pacific region

Tuesday, 05 September 2017 VIENNA, 05 September 2017 – The Korea Energy Agency (KEA) has agreed to support the newly established Pacific Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (PCREEE) in the development of a regional renewable energy mini-grid programme for the Pacific Island Countries and Territories. The United Nations Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) Deputy to the Director General, Hiroshi

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DFC moves towards Climate Resilency

18th August, 2017 – The Credit Delivery and Administration Department took part in
a Caribbean Climate Online Risk and Adaptation Tool (CCORAL) training at the
George Price Centre for Peace and Development.

CCORAL is a system developed by the Caribbean Community Climate Change
Centre (CCCCC) which helps decision makers to see all kinds of activities through
a “climate” or “Climate change” lens

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