Caribbean Infrastructure News

June 15, 2022

The US and Caribbean form PACC 2030 initiative to strengthen climate resilience and energy security

At the Summit of the Americas, the US announced a new initiative – PACC 2030 – to address the climate crisis in the Caribbean. The new…

June 15, 2022

CABEI and other regional multilaterals commit to US$50 billion to support climate change action across LAC.

At the Summit of the Americas, CABEI and other regional multilateral organizations like the IDB, CAF, and CDB announced they will invest US$50 billion…

June 15, 2022

CERI celebrates its first three microgrid solar and storage systems in Puerto Rico

The Community Energy Resilience Initiative (CERI) is celebrating its first three microgrid solar and storage systems in Puerto Rico. The microgrids…

June 2, 2022

Dominican Republic inaugurates 50 MW solar farm

The government of the Dominican Republic has inaugurated the 50 MW solar farm, El Soco. The total investment in the plant was approximately US$90…

June 2, 2022

Barbados will begin constructing a 10 MW solar plant within the year

The Barbados Workers’ Union, Barbados National Oil Company Limited, and Emera Caribbean signed an MoU to begin constructing a US$25 million, 10 MW…

May 17, 2022

GIZ and MPAConnect collaborate to promote Caribbean marine conservation

Partners GIZ and MPAConnect are collaborating to promote Caribbean marine conservation by increasing the capacity for the mobilization of resources…

May 17, 2022

The Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment releases system to determine which infrastructure is most vulnerable to climate change

The Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment released new technology in Jamaica called the Systemic Risk Assessment Tool. The system was developed…

May 5, 2022

INOXCVA wins contract from Caribbean LNG to design and engineer Antigua LNG receiving terminal

Caribbean LNG, a joint venture between Eagle LNG Partners and Antigua Power Company (APC), has hired INOXCVA to design and engineer the Antigua LNG…

May 5, 2022

Energy recovery from waste: A ‘circular economy’ opportunity for the Caribbean

By: Roberto G. Aiello, Principal Energy Specialist at IDB; and Juan Ramon Morante, Director of IREC Solid waste disposal is a sensitive issue for…