Environment

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Castries Lions and Leos Observe World Wetlands Day 2017

Press Release:-On February 04, 2017, the Castries Lions and Leos joined with the members of the Saint Lucia National Trust, to observe World Wetlands Day. World Wetlands Day is annually...

SLNT celebrates World Wetlands Day 2017

Press Release:-The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) and other partners joined in the global effort to preserve wetlands by commemorating World Wetlands Day which is celebrated annually on February...
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OECS supports geothermal energy exploration

Financing and government policy have been identified as the major challenges to the development of geothermal energy in the Eastern Caribbean, a survey conducted by the Energy Unit of...

OECS supports Geothermal Energy Development

Press Release:-Wednesday, February 1, 2017 — Financing and government policy have been identified as the major challenges to the development of geothermal energy in the Eastern Caribbean. That’s one...

LUCELEC to meet with southern residents to discuss solar farm

Press Release:-Castries, January 27, 2017 – Vieux-Fort residents are invited to attend a town hall meeting on the proposed 3 megawatt (MW) solar farm being developed by the St....

Saint Lucia advancing Protected Areas Management

Press Release:-January 25, 2017 - The Department of Sustainable Development in the Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations, and Sustainable Development is hosting a 3-day workshop with key Protected...

Calderon backs Mayor’s warning to public

Deputy Mayor, Anselma Calderon, has supported a warning to members of the public by Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, to immediately stop age-old transgressions committed in the capital. On Monday Francis...

Petition launched to halt DSH project

The Vieux Fort Concerned Citizens Coalition for Change (VFCCCC), has launched an online petition calling for a halt to the US $ 2.6 billion Desert Star Holdings  Limited (DSH)...

EU goes Green with Electric Vehicle

Press Release:-The European Union Delegation in Barbados is going green. The organisation recently acquired an electric vehicle as part of its fleet.  Ambassador Daniela Tramacere said: “As one of the...

Taxi drivers hail urination crackdown

The President of the Holiday Taxi Cooperative Society, Lucien Joseph, has welcomed a planned campaign by the Castries Constituencies Council (CCC), against urinating, defecating, spitting and littering in the...