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NEMO: Weather system to cross Windward Islands later today

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), in coordination with the Saint Lucia Meteorological Services continues to monitor the development and progress of a broad area of low pressure disturbance. According...

Climate Change, the Paris Agreement and the Caribbean – inextricably linked

PRESS RELEASE: Dr Jimmy Fletcher, Alumnus of the prestigious UK Chevening Scholarship scheme and former Minister for Sustainable Development in St Lucia, has during the past week travelled around the...

UK: ‘Extreme’ heat set to cause travel disruption

Sky News:-  Commuters have been warned to expect travel disruption as the UK's "extreme" heat continues following the hottest day of the year. Temperatures reached 30.1C (86F) in parts of the...
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Sandals Breaks Records in Environmental Sustainability

PRESS RELEASE: Hotel chain leads the pack with most EarthCheck-Master-Certified Resorts Sandals Resorts in Saint Lucia have been recognized as leaders in environmental performance, achieving Master and Platinum Certification levels. They are...

OECS Supports CARICOM Energy Month

Press Release:-Friday, December 2, 2016 -In the CARICOM region, November is earmarked as Energy Month to increase awareness on energy consumption and to encourage energy-saving actions. Similar to recent...

120,000 bees killed by ‘mindless’ vandals

Sky News:-  "Mindless" vandals have killed 120,000 bees after destroying two hives. The perpetrators climbed over a 9ft-high fence and demolished the hives in Hepburn, Northumberland, sometime between 22 and 27...

Saint Lucia`s development of Wind Energy remains on course

PRESS RELEASE: Castries, Saint Lucia, April 12, 2018 – The development of the island`s first wind farm earmarked for construction in Anse Cannot Dennery is still on stream. The Project Developer...
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Tropical Wave to Affect Windward Islands

AccuWeather: A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or enters the Caribbean Sea this week. A robust tropical wave is moving...

July ranks 2nd for heat globally, hottest recorded on land

(AP) — Earth yet again sizzled with unprecedented heat last month. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday Earth sweated to its second hottest month since recordkeeping began in 1880. At...

Giant sea snail plan to rescue Great Barrier Reef

(AFP) - A giant starfish-eating snail could be unleashed to help save the Great Barrier Reef, officials said Monday, with a trial underway to breed thousands of the rare...