JACKSONVILLE, Florida, Dec. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ â€” APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, announces today that it has signed a 12-month contract with U.S. Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) to provide 25MW of power generation using liquid petroleum gas (LPG). The project features a retrofitted GE TM2500+mobile gas turbine, the first ever to be commercially operated on LPG â€“ a significant milestone that will provide customers access to a cheaper and cleaner-burning alternative to other conventional petroleum-based fuels.
News Americas, PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos, Weds. Dec. 14, 2016: Voters in the Turks and Caicos Islands will go to the polls on Thursday, December 15, 2016 to elect a new government. Three parties are vying to lead the country including the ruling Progressive National Party (PNP) led by Premier Dr. Rufus Ewing. The other contenders are Leader of the Opposition People`s Democratic Movement (PDM) Sharlene Cartwright Robinson and the Peopleâ€™s Democratic Alliance (PDA) Oswald Skippings.
News Americas, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Fri. Dec. 9, 2016: Financial perspectives are crucial. As such, theorists ought to be knowledgeable in thought and action, particularly when coupled with authority for public policy. According to Minister In The Ministry Of Finance, Ubaldus Raymondâ€™s economic theory, and most recent remarks on Bank of Saint Lucia [BOSL]: â€œA quarter of all loans are bad, approximately EC$300 million, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank [ECCB] has held many discussions with BOSL, which is under-capitalized. The situation calls for urgent action and the government is exploring its options.â€
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 2, 2016: Given Donald Trumpâ€™s campaign rhetoric, many experts are predicting a policy Of protectionism in trade relationships, especially with Latin America and the Caribbean. But while the US may again be pulling back from their â€˜backyard neighbors, China is moving full steam ahead into this region. Here are five ways China says it will be expanding investments in the Caribbean and Latin America: