CREF 2017 Project Award Winners Announced!

The Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum (CREF), the largest annual gathering of the Caribbean renewable energy market, today announced seven projects as recipients of its first annual CREF Project Awards. The awards represent a wide spectrum of size and technologies and are given to some of the most innovative and financially compelling renewable energy projects in the region. 

Many of these projects are the first of their kind either on their island or in the Caribbean region. 

Award recipients were chosen by the CREF Project Award advisory group comprising leading figures drawn from regional entities such as CARILEC and CARICOM, and regional and international finance houses such as CIBC FirstCaribbean and Portland Private Equity.

BEST UTILITY SCALE WIND

BMR Energy – BMR Jamaica Wind Limited
Jamaica

BEST UTILITY SCALE SOLAR

PV Energy – 10 MWp project cluster Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda

BEST BIOMASS

Albioma – Galion 2
Martinique

BEST STORAGE PROJECT 

St. Eustatius Electric Utility – St. Eustatius PV-Hybrid and Energy Storage system Phase 1 & 2
St. Eustatius

BEST DISTRIBUTED GENERATION PROJECT

Sofos Energy – Grenlec PV Solar Distributed Generation Project
Grenada

BEST MICROGRID PROJECT

Sigora Haiti – Môle-Saint-Nicolas Microgrid
Haiti

BEST PROJECT FINANCING

CIBC First Caribbean – Entropy Cayman Solar Limited
Cayman

BEST ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROJECT

Government of Barbados – Sustainable Energy Investment Programme (Energy Smart Fund)
Barbados

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Download Press Release here: CCREF Project Awards Press Release