Nevis near breakthrough into geothermal power

February 2009
Energy Caribbean;2009, Issue 41, p19
The article announces the move of Nevis to finalise arrangements with West Indies Power Ltd. to develop steam power for a 34 megawatts electric plant. According to Carlisle Powell, junior minister of communications and works in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), the negotiations were about to be completed in December 2008. The deal will eventually allow Nevis to generate as much as 900 megawatts of power.


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