November 15, 2019

More coal-fired power plants were retired during Trump’s first 2 years than all of Obama’s first term, report says

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By Scott DiSavino, Reuters From Business Insider More US coal-fired power plants were shut in President Donald Trump’s first two years than were retired in the whole of Barack Obama’s first term, despite the Republican’s efforts to prop up the industry to keep a campaign promise to coal-mining states. In total, more than 23,400 megawatts (MW) […]

meeco to enter the clean energy market of Madagascar

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Groupe Filatex and The meeco Group have agreed implementation of solar power plants to feed clean energy into the island’s electricity grid Located in the Indian Ocean, the Republic of Madagascar known for its outstanding rich biodiversity, has an excellent natural potential for solar energy thanks to its geographical position and the strong solar radiation. […]

F&S Solar commissions Caribbean’s largest PV plant

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By PETRA HANNEN From pv magazine With a capacity of 58 MW, the Caribbean’s largest PV plant has been commissioned in the Dominican Republic. The site was developed, planned and built by German EPC, F&S Solar. It now aims to ramp the project up to 119 MW by next year. The Montecristi solar farm, located […]

DGAP-News: MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund and ANSA McAL Limited acquire Windpark in Costa Rica

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MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund and ANSA McAL Limited acquire Windpark in Costa Rica The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund and ANSA McAL Limited acquire Windpark in Costa RicaMPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund and ANSA McAL Limited jointly invest in the 21 MW operational wind […]

Saint Vincent & the Grenadines pushing forward on 10 MW geothermal project

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By Alexander Richter To be developed in partnership between Emera, Reykjavik Geothermal and the government of St. Vincent & the Grenadines, the 10 MW geothermal project expects to kick off drilling in January 2019 and start operation in 2021. The commercial operation date for the geothermal power plant planned for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in […]

Seabased to bring wave energy to the Caribbean

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SOURCE Seabased Bermuda General Agency has purchased two 20 MW wave parks from Seabased AB of Sweden. The company hopes to pivot the power source of the Caribbean islands from fossil fuels to renewable, sustainable energy from the ocean waves to the grid. HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Bermuda General Agency Ltd. (BGA Ltd.) […]

Confirmation drilling started for geothermal project on Nevis, Caribbean

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By Alexander Richter From Think Geoenergy The drilling rig for confirmation drilling activities for the Nevis geothermal project in the Caribbean has been set up and has started to drill. Nevis commences it’s Geothermal Development with Geothermal confirmation “Test-Well” drilling, during today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony. To begin drilling operations, Deputy Premier, Mark Brantley and President of […]

Cayman Islands utility company announces third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2017

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From CUC CUC Announces Third Quarter Results for the Period Ended September 30, 2017 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. is listed for trading in United States dollars on the Toronto Stock Exchange Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands- Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (TSX: CUP.U) (“CUC” or “the Company”) announced today its unaudited results for the Third Quarter ended […]

Pakistan plans to build several new nuclear reactors: official

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Reuters From The Asian Age Pakistan is looking at building at least three to four more big nuclear reactors before 2030.  With about one quarter of Pakistan’s population having no access to electricity, the government said late last year that it wants to boost nuclear capacity to 8,800 MW, or about 20 percent of power […]

Cayman Islands utility company announces increase in growth

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CUC Announces Second Quarter Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2017 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. is listed for trading in United States dollars on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (TSX: CUP.U) (“CUC” or “the Company”) announced today its unaudited results for the Second Quarter ended June […]