Blue Mountain Renewables – Wind Energy Contender in a 115MW Alternative Energy Contract dominated by Solar

With WWFL (Wigton Wind Farm Limited) as the main front-runner for Wind Energy in Jamaica as explained in Wind Energy is Jamaica’s Oil as PCJ ramps up Wigton Wind Farms for 320 million kWh and a possible shoe-in to be supplier for the 115MW of Renewable Energy to the Electricity Grid, one would think there’d […]

How to Make Distilled Water using a Solar Desalinator

Solar power is an incredible force of nature. Not only does it drive the winds and churn up the atmosphere, creating weather and the much hated precipitation, it can also be used directly to create electricity. Direct impact on our daily lives, harnessing solar power may be the long-term key to ridding ourselves of our […]

Solar Powered Organic Farming for Jamaica’s Food Security

“Innovative Energy efficiency or renewable Energy solutions that have local or regional benefits, provide jobs, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions” Excerpt from the IDB’s 2012 IDEAS Energy Innovation Contest Solar power, it seems, can do more than just make the plants grow, dry our clothes and beat us with the might of the God Hurracan […]

Green RG in Jamaica to make Solar Power Gear

Every revolution was first a thought in one man’s mind – Emerson, Essays: History As the title says, we Jamaican have been under some serious laps in that treadmill called Research. An American-based Green RG Management LLC, better knows as Green RG, has had us under such Guinea pig testing since June 2011AD, when they and […]

Solamon Energy Corporation to build Caribbean’s Largest Solar Plant – Jamaica to get a Green Energy Boost

Folks, looks like I spoke to soon yet again! In my earlier this year entitled Digicel Jamaica’s Alternative Energy Future – Increased Electricity Bills and Energy Sector Opportunities collide I predicted that Digicel would go into Alternative Energy as they were already holders of the title of “Greenest Building in the Caribbean”. Alas, it appears […]