Solar Energy


Aboukir Primary Goes Solar

  The Aboukir Primary School in rural St Ann is on its way to being fully powered by solar energy following the donation of solar panels by the United States-based Renewable Energy Solar Education and Technology (RESET) Core Corp, last December. The 10 solar panels, along with an inverter and...

Jamaica’s Climate Scope Ranking, 2015

Jamaica seeks to decrease its oil dependency and improve its energy security by diversifying its electricity mix. The island nation was the Caribbean’s first country to hold clean energy-only auctions. The country’s National Energy Plan 2009-2030 calls for 20% of its electricity generation to come from renewable sources by 2030....

Meadowbrook High Plugs Into The Sun

“Let your light so shine” has become more than a motto for 57-year-old co-ed institution Meadowbrook High; it speaks to its move this school year to include solar into its energy mix. Principal Michael Peart had proposed the use of solar energy as part of the school’s action plan at...