From the Front-Line: Caribbean Corporate Leaders on the Impacts of Covid-19

Join Republic Bank and New Energy for the second in a series of three webinars gathering private sector leaders to uncover the real impact of the pandemic on the Caribbean economy.

Gathering household names from across the region, we uncover the real impact on the Caribbean economy of the pandemic. How are the Caribbean’s most influential private sector leaders facing down Covid-19? What impacts and opportunities are emerging? What more do governments need to do to support the vitality of Caribbean business?

Jamaica: Scaling Up Investment in Clean Energy?

In the wake of the recently published IRP, and as we await news on the forthcoming RFPs for new generation, join Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) and New Energy Events for a webinar as we explore Jamaica’s roadmap to 50% renewables by 2037.

We ask the critical questions such as what is the plan to hit Jamaica’s ambitious renewable energy targets? What are the critical findings of the Integrated Resource Plan? What’s beyond 2037?

From the Front-Line: Caribbean Corporate Leaders on the Impacts of Covid-19

Join Republic Bank and New Energy Events for a webinar on the impact of Covid-19 on leading Caribbean corporates.

Gathering leading figures from the hospitality, travel, sports, finance and real estate sectors, we ask questions such as how has Covid-19 impacted day-to-day operations and prospects for growth in the short and long-term? Are regional policy-makers and multilaterals stepping up to protect businesses and workforces? What more needs to be done?

Puerto Rico: Bracing for Hurricane Season

Join us for a webinar with key stakeholders who get together to discuss current preparations for Puerto Rico’s fast-approaching hurricane season, including efforts to bring the Costa Sur plant back online, and the implications of Covid-19 and a potentially heavy hurricane season.

We ask critical questions such as how are preparations for hurricane season shaping up and are we better prepared than in previous years? How concerned should we be about the loss of generation from the Costa Sur plant? Will Covid-19 or the prospect of a heavy hurricane season impact the T&D concessionaire contract?

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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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