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Green energy financing for five Caribbean countries from the IDB and government of Japan

Green energy financing for five Caribbean countries from the IDB and government of Japan | Energy SMEs in Developing Countries | Scoop.it
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has signed a co-financing agreement with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to make funds available for green energy development in the Caribbean and Central America: The Inter-American...
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CARIBBEAN: Turning Landfills into Energy

CARIBBEAN: Turning Landfills into Energy | Energy SMEs in Developing Countries | Scoop.it

Now there is a glimmer of hope. A United Kingdom-based Waste to Energy firm is partnering with some Caribbean countries to set up plants that will convert garbage into electricity and potable water, and in the process transform the region from its dependence on fossil fuel.

 

"The Caribbean is a wonderful area but what you haven't got is the land or the resources," Tony Fiddy, the President of the Waste to Energy Division and the Regional Vice President for Europe and Africa of Naanovo Energy Inc., told IPS.

 

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