NEW COMPANY OFFERS ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOLUTIONS

NEW COMPANY OFFERS ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOLUTIONSAs the world seeks to tackle global warming and the effects of climate change, research and development in green energy has seen exponential increase, as consumers are also becoming more mindful of the effects of fossils fuels, and look towards clean alternative energy sources.In the Caribbean, Solar energy and Solar PV technology is quickly being recognised as the most affordable and appropriate source of alternate energy for the region. With this in mind, S-ion Energy Solutions has been launched, with the goal of making solar technology…

MOTORCYCLE RIDING PM UPSETS DRIVING ASSOCIATION

The National Association of Driving Schools is unhappy about a video of Prime Minister Allen Chastanet as a pillion rider on a police motor cycle without the required safety gear. The association has called on Prime Minster Chastanet to issue a public apology and to admit he made a mistake. Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has come under heavy fire for getting onto a police motorcycle without a helmet. The criticism by the National Association of Driving Schools follows last weekend’s collision which claimed the lives of two young motorcycle riders.…

BUSINESS AND HOME OWNERS ENCOURAGED TO HAVE REGULAR ELECTRICAL INSPECTIONS

A local electrical contractor is urging home and business owners to carry out periodic electrical inspections and maintenance on their properties in order to prevent fires and other hazards. General Manager of J.H. Larcher’s Electrics Limited Mr. Kareem Larcher, made the plea during a recent seminar for electricians hosted by the company According to the electrical contractor, it is important to carry out electrical maintenance on a regular basis. Maintaining all the electrical fittings, appliances and devices in and around your home can enhance the smooth running of all the electricity powered…

NEW COMPANY OFFERS ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOLUTIONS

As the world seeks to tackle global warming and the effects of climate change, research and development in green energy has seen exponential increase, as consumers are also becoming more mindful of the effects of fossils fuels,  and look towards clean alternative energy sources.  In the Caribbean, Solar energy and Solar PV technology is quickly being recognised as the most affordable and appropriate source of alternate energy for the region. With this in mind, S-ion Energy Solutions has been launched, with the goal of making solar technology simple and affordable…

TEXT BOOKS TO BE A THING OF THE PAST IF PM HAS HIS WAY

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced his Government’s intention to launch an iPAD program which will allow students to download electronic versions of text books. The Prime Minister also announced his Government’s intention to make the internet accessible to every household. Prime Minister Allen Chastanet explained that the curriculum in the iPADS  which is expected to eliminate the purchase of school books will come with links to others sites. The best teachers in the various fields will be filmed to make class study reviews easy for students. This will come…

RUM AND TOURISM; A MARRIAGE MADE IN PARADISE

The West Indies Rum and Spirits Producers’ Association held its Annual General Meeting in St. Lucia, with a commitment to strengthen linkages with the vastly expanding tourism sector in the region. The Chairman of WIRSPA says rum is the largest agricultural export of the English speaking Caribbean, contributing over 300 million dollars in taxes alone to the regional economy. Tourism Minister Dominic Fedee, in pledging government’s support for a uniquely Caribbean product noted the vast potential of a region which attracts 40 million visitors annually. Caribbean Trade Ministers have pledged…

STRIKE THREAT

Monchy minibus operators have threatened strike action if the roads in the community are not repaired.  The drivers say despite countless please to successive Parliamentary Representatives the repairs have not been undertaken. They say the time for talking is up-it’s time for action. ************ Monchy minibus operators say they are tired of the meetings and empty promises they produce. They want the roads repaired as a matter of urgency or they will stage protest action Teddy Augustin                                            00 01 23   Basically what President – Monchy                                    00 01 58   terrible Minibus…