Environment

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2 p.m. Tropical Weather Update

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave located about 350 miles east of Barbados continue to show signs of organization.  Buoy data indicate that the system is producing...
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NEMO Issues Preparedness Tips & Urges Public to Monitor Storm

Tuesday, September 27: The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) urges the public to monitor the progress of the storm and to listen for national weather advisories. The National Emergency Management...
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8:00 a.m. Tropical Weather Update

National Hurricane Center (8:00 a.m. September 27): Showers and thunderstorms continue in association with a well-organized tropical wave located about 475 miles east-southeast of Barbados. However, the low appears to...
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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...
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Saint Lucia’s Government House Now Solar Powered

The Government of Saint Lucia has a target of generating 35% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020. This pristine island currently depends on dirty diesel generatorsfor power, but...
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St. Lucia Urged to Monitor Weather System as it Approaches Windward Islands by Wednesday

The Weather Channel: Shower and thunderstorm activity associated with a large low pressure area located about 1150 miles east-southeast of the Windward Islands has increased and become a little...

Vector mitigation in Babonneau

A community partnership programme aimed at vector mitigation in Babonneau has been launched. The launch took place last night at the Babonneau Community Centre. The partner agencies are the Ministry of Health...

Regional stakeholders discuss Caribbean’s coastal zone issues

PRESS RELEASE:- BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, September 21, 2016 – Countries in the Caribbean need to find new, efficient and sustainable approaches to manage their terrestrial and marine resources.  Daniel Best,...
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Rigobert commends Saint Lucia’s climate change efforts

Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Dr. Gale Rigobert, commended Saint Lucia for its efforts to help mitigate the effects of climate change. The minister's comments were...
energy

ECERA Regional Energy Committee Meeting

PRESS RELEASE:- Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy & Labour, Honourable Stephenson King led a delegation to a Ministerial Dialogue and 14th Meeting of the Regional Energy Committee in Grenada on...