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Jamaica Aggressive in Pursuing Renewable Energy Goals

In recent months, much attention has been placed on the Caribbean as a hub of renewable energy development. Now, Jamaica has emerged as a leader in the region, announcing yesterday its goal of doubling its renewable energy capacity. At a ceremony held in Kingston yesterday, three wind and solar focused companies signed roughly $200 million in power purchase agreements with Jamaica’s only electricity distributor. Two planned wind installations and a solar project are expected to add 80 MW of powerRead More …