TITLE

Nevis Gets Hot for Energy

AUTHOR(S)
Nesbitt, Theresa
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Americas;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the use of geothermal energy in Saint Kitts & Nevis. The focus on the geothermal properties of Nevis has shifted from their value as tourist attractions to their promise as a source of sustainable alternative energy. West Indies Power (Nevis) Ltd. has found commercial reservoirs at its two other drilling sites on the island. The Nevis Island Administration expects that this alternative geothermal energy will cut down its oil import bills.
ACCESSION #
36676895

 

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