Covid-19 & Investment in Caribbean Infrastructure

On Thursday, May 14th, we hosted a webinar to explore how Covid-19 is re-shaping the need for infrastructure investment in the Caribbean, and our ability to finance it.

Gathering leading figures from the regional and international infrastructure community, we asked questions such as how does Covid-19 re-shape our view on investment in airports, ports and other tourism-related infrastructure? Where are we going to find the capital to fund vital infrastructure investment? Do we need to find a way to mainstream PPPs?

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Women in Caribbean Energy | Working in Disruption

Join us for the first Women in Energy | Caribbean webinar!

Hear from an all-female panel of Caribbean energy leaders on how they are navigating Covid-19 related challenges to their industry and work-from-home life. We covered a range of topics including how is working from home shifting the way we do business? What are the short-term and mid-term impacts to the Caribbean clean energy industry? Where are the new risks? New opportunities?

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Puerto Rico & COVID-19: Impact on the Grid

Join us for a webinar as we discuss how Covid-19 is impacting Puerto Rico’s energy market, implications for utility customers, and what this means for the future of the island’s grid.

Hear from leaders from PREPA, PIA-PR and PRMA as they answer critical questions such as how are shifts in electricity demand impacting the grid and the utility? What are the implications of falling revenue for PREPA as COVID-19 hits the economy? How will COVID-19 impact progress for PR’s energy market (e.g., RSA hearings, benchmarks for Act 17, award of T&D concession)?

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How Covid-19 is impacting the Caribbean

Join us for an online meeting where we ask Caribbean leaders to update us on latest Coronavirus developments, and how the spread of the disease will impact electricity markets across the region. 

Hear from leaders based in Trinidad, Puerto Rico, Barbados, and Jamaica on how Covid-19 is changing their economies – short term and long term.

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State of Play: Puerto Rico’s Grid

The 3rd Puerto Rico Grid Revitalization Forum (PR-GRID 2020) comes at a pivotal moment for Puerto Rico’s energy market. In the lead-up to this event, join us for a webinar as we take stock of the many moving parts, and assess the viability of programs and projects currently underway.

Join our expert panel as they answer critical questions such as how have the earthquakes changed planning, if at all? What are PREPA’s plans to replace lost generation? What is the current sentiment among the corporate and municipal community?

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What’s driving investment in infrastructure in the Caribbean?

Across the Caribbean, the deal pipeline is deep and the need – and the opportunity – for investment is significant. To set the stage for the 4th Caribbean Infrastructure Forum (CARIF), join us for a complimentary webinar as we identify emerging sectors, pinpoint hot markets, and explore the trends that are shaping the deployment of capital across the region.

Hear from an expert panel as they answer questions such as what tenders and RFPs are we looking out for in 2020? Who is financing infrastructure projects across the region? Are PPPs now mainstreaming in the Caribbean? What’s moving the market in the CARIF host country, Jamaica?

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Dominican Republic: Roadmap to an Ambitious Energy Transition

In the build-up to the Dominican Republic Grid Investment Forum (DR-GRID, December 4, Santo Domingo), join us for a webinar as we explore the landscape for investment in clean energy in the Dominican Republic.

Hear from an expert panel as they answer critical questions such as what is the status of the concessions awarded as part of the recent tender? Is the regulatory environment sufficiently robust to attract the level of investment required? Who is financing projects in the DR? What structures and on what terms? How does natural gas fit into the picture? Does e-mobility have a role to play in the transition? Which organizations are leading the charge, and how?

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The future of the Blue Economy in the Caribbean: From promise to projects

In the lead-up to the 2nd Blue Economy Caribbean (BEC 2019), hear from our expert panel as they discuss the prospect of a robust Blue Economy in the region.

Webinar topics include how can we speed up the implementation of projects? From a policy perspective, what is working, what isn’t, and how can we do more? What financing strategies are the most promising Who’s making progress in the region, and how can it be replicated?

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Caribbean Clean Energy: Taking the Regional Pulse

As we warm-up for CREF 2019, New Energy Events hosted a complimentary webinar on Thursday, September 12 on clean energy markets in the Caribbean.

The discussion provided insights such as which islands are transitioning most rapidly to clean and resilient energy systems? What trends are driving deal flow? What were the standout projects of the last 12 months? How deep is the current pipeline and which projects do our panelists have their eyes on?

Listen to the webinar.