Environment

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CARILEC launches renewable energy community

PRESS RELEASE:-June 29, 2016, CASTRIES: This morning, the Caribbean Electricity Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) launched a renewable energy virtual community for utility engineers and energy practitioners called the CARILEC Renewable Energy...
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Disaster Management and Mitigation Lecture

On Tuesday 28th June 2016 the Sustainable Development & Environment Division, with support from,   the Ministry of Equity, social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports and Local Government and the...
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National Equine Welfare and Sporting Association to Culture Positive Development of Auspicious Equine Horse

The National Equine Welfare and Sporting Association was conceptualized in February of 2012. However, the amalgamation of enthusiasts and key stake holders, geared to its formation, took slightly in...
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Film4Climate Global Video Competition Opens

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2016 – The Film4Climate Global Video Competition formally opens today as the centerpiece of the Connect4Climate initiative to promote sustainability in the creative industries through active engagement with...

Met office explains inclement weather

The Met office here has been explaining the inclement weather the country has been experiencing. Director of Met Services, Venantius Descartes, told the Times that a tropical wave started affecting...

USAID Caribbean Clean Energy Program Helps Green the Grid

PRESS RELEASE:-The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Caribbean Clean Energy Program (CARCEP) is assisting Caribbean nations to become more energy efficient through policies and incentives that promote...
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Turtle slaughter under investigation

Vieux Fort, June 15, 2016 – The Saint Lucia National Trust is working together with the Department of Fisheries, the Marine Police Unit and the Crime Scene Investigation Unit...
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Babonneau Youth Synergy PRESS RELEASE

The Babonneau Youth Synergy (BYS), Global Environmental Facility (GEF), Saint Lucia Department of Fostery  (DoF) and the Water and Sewerage Company Inc. (WASCO) have come together in a Community Water Stewardship Partnership (CWSP), to provide  half a...
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Hurricane Season starts June 1, 2016

The hurricane season for our region which covers the North Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico starts tomorrow,Wednesday 01 June 2016. The major tropical cyclone forecast centers...
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Dennery Wind Farm on Track to Begin Construction in 2016

Castries, May 25, 2016 – Close to one hundred (100) people attended the Town Hall Meeting in Dennery to discuss the proposed 12 megawatt (MW) wind farm to be...