Partners Focus on Financing Efficient Cooling in Caribbean

Caribbean and German development partners are collaborating to transform the cooling and energy efficiency sectors in the Region. The partners will conduct regional training workshops on the Economic Rationale for Energy Efficiency in the Cooling Sector next week in St. Kitts and Nevis.

The Energy Programme of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat; the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB); and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), through the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance (REETA) Programme, are the main partners. The Development of NAMAs for the Refrigeration and Foam Production Sectors Project, which is financed by the International Climate Initiative, and the Sector project Technology Cooperation in the Energy Sector (TechCoop) team up to present the workshops.

The sessions, which aim to encourge learning and knowledge exchange across the Region, will bring together policy-makers, technical experts, project developers and representatives of financial institutions.

 

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