October 19, 2018

Richard Branson setting up green energy fund to rebuild Caribbean

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Reuters From MSN The British billionaire Richard Branson said Tuesday he is in talks to set up a fund to help Caribbean nations recently ravaged by Hurricane Irma replace wrecked fossil fuel-dependent utilities with low-carbon renewable energy sources. The British business magnate has approached governments and would rally support among financial institutions and fellow philanthropists […]

Cayman Islands invited to pursue Branson’s renewable energy challenge

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Action based partnership with Carbon War Room will accelerate transition from fossil fuels to renewable sources Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (16 June 2016) The Cayman Islands Government proactively approached organisers of the 10 Islands Challenge, and are currently reviewing an opportunity which could help the Cayman Islands transition to renewable energy. Conceptualised by Sir Richard […]

Solar head of State updates progress on solar install on GH St Lucia

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From Solar Head of State Update  on the progress of a project for a prominent solar install on Government House, St Lucia. We have all of our partners now in place and are working with the government to schedule the official installation date in April or May this year. This is the launch of an […]

Saint Lucia showcases its renewable energy transition

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From The Virgin Islands Consortium CARIBBEAN — Today, in keeping with its promise to transition to 35% renewable energy for electricity generation by 2020 and reduce electricity consumption in the Public Sector by 20% by 2020, the Government of Saint Lucia announced a new partnership in solar energy generation that will benefit one of its […]

Saint Lucia showcases its renewable energy transition

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From Rob Gourley December 7, 2015 Solar Head of State calls for leaders to go solar Today, in keeping with its promise to transition to 35% renewable energy for electricity generation by 2020 and reduce electricity consumption in the Public Sector by 20% by 2020, the Government of Saint Lucia announced a new partnership in […]

Saint Lucia showcases its renewable energy transition

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Solar Head of State calls for leaders to go solar Today, in keeping with its promise to transition to 35% renewable energy for electricity generation by 2020 and reduce electricity consumption in the Public Sector by 20% by 2020, the Government of Saint Lucia announced a new partnership in solar energy generation that will benefit […]

The Cayman Institute and Branson’s “The Ten Island Renewable Challenge”

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The Cayman Institute is an apolitical, privately funded, non profit organization established to consider the long term effects and implications of diverse technological, sociological, economical and cultural issues to the Cayman Islands. Its members work on a voluntary basis and offer strategic plans for consideration to guide the delivery of nearer term projects, so as […]