SVG To Become Leader In Terms Of Renewable Energy

Director of Special Projects in the Prime Minister’s Office, Dr. Jerrol Thompson says St. Vincent and the Grenadines is poised to become a leader with respect to renewable energy throughout the Caribbean region.

Dr. Thompson was speaking at the start of a Regional Workshop on: Simulation Tools for Energy Efficiency in Caribbean Buildings, which opened here on Tuesday.

He noted that persons need to be made aware of a number of important energy development projects being implemented locally.

The regional workshop is being held as part of a 12-million US dollar Regional Pilot Project, which is being implemented under the Global Environment Facility-United Nations Environment Program.