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Mar 19, 2021 / CCREEE

That Girl Is An Engineer: My Bajan Experience

By Dana lawrence, CCREEE Energy Systems Intern (Demand Side) The Journey Begins Destination Barbados was never on my list of goals or things to do. How then did I...

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Mar 15, 2021 / CCREEE

Pressing on in an Ever Changing World

By Jordon Hayles, CCREEE Energy Systems Intern (Supply Side) Greek philosopher, Heraclitus, said, “Change is the only constant in life.” While this may be philosophical truth, if applied to...

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Mar 10, 2021 / CCREEE

A Heart for the Region: A Reflection on my Journey to CCREEE

By Sapphire Vital, CCREEE Project Development Associate I had never seen the airport so empty. There was one other car in the drop off zone, one other person at...

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Feb 09, 2021 / Penny Bowen

Internship Blog by Danord Baptiste

Je suis Danord BAPTISTE, Je viens du département de l’Ouest d’Haïti spécifiquement dans la commune de Leogane. J’ai étudié les sciences administratives option Gestion des Affaires á l’Université de...

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Dec 28, 2020 / CCREEE

A Future in the Renewable Energy Sector

Author: Avanel Hector Country: St Vincent and the Grenadines It is always a great feeling when you achieve a personal goal. It is even better when you obtain an...

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Dec 21, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Anticipation

Author: Xavier Farrell Country: Montserrat I am a final year student undertaking an Electrical Engineering Diploma at the University of Technology in Jamaica. After returning to Montserrat from Jamaica,...

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Dec 15, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Setting Goals and Achieving Them: My Internship Experience with CCREEE

Author: Randy Deochan  Country: Guyana Hello everyone! My name is Randy Deochan and I am a proud Guyanese. I am currently a final year Mechanical Engineering student at The...

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Dec 09, 2020 / Penny Bowen

AN UNEXPECTED CATALYST: HOW HURRICANE MARIA IS STILL CHANGING THE ENERGY SECTOR IN DOMINICA

Author: Sapphire Vital Country: Dominica Today marks three years since the passage of Category 5 Hurricane Maria over Dominica. On September 19th, 2017 I vividly remember the scene as...

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Nov 23, 2020 / Penny Bowen

4 Things the COVID-19 Pandemic and The CCREEE Internship Taught me

Author: Beana Joseph Country: Saint Lucia Surprisingly, as an Environmental Science and Sustainable Technology graduate from The UWI (Go Pelicans!), it is quite difficult to gain experience/knowledge in your...

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Nov 18, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Taking Charge of Sustainability: Paul Lewis reimagines the bright future of Montserrat

Widely known across the island as a “servant of the people”, Hon. Paul Lewis’ distinguished reputation in the energy sector has won the hearts of a number of Montserratians...

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Nov 11, 2020 / Penny Bowen

A Passion for Renewable Energy

Author: Ayana Evelyn Country: Barbados As I was wrapping up my Master of Science degree, I begun to seek out internships that aligned with my qualifications and interest. I...

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Oct 30, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Changing my Career in the Middle of a Pandemic

Author: Kwasi Worrell Country: Trinidad & Tobago Spoiled. Rich. Blessed. These are the words that I’d use to describe my country of Trinidad and Tobago. As a well-established producer...

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Oct 14, 2020 / Penny Bowen

The Experience of being part of the 2020 CCREEE Data Collection Internship Program for Belize

Author: Humberto Country: Belize In writing this blog, I think of a quote by industrious Bill Gates that has always stuck with me since reading; and by memory, I...

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Oct 05, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Me, Biogas and The CCREEE

Author: Garneisha Pinder Country: The Bahamas This is all that I know. Opportunities like interning with The Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) are what I’ve...

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Sep 30, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Two Major Leaps Towards a Climate Resilient and Emission Free Antigua and Barbuda

Author: Julian Maynard Country: Antigua & Barbuda Having completed my Master of Science Degree in Renewable Energy Management in 2016, it was my great desire to contribute towards the...

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Sep 18, 2020 / Penny Bowen

Don’t Just Set Goals, Pursue Them and Transform Your Vision into Reality

Author: Anesia Peters Country: Grenada   Just like that, I landed myself an internship opportunity at a regional organization. I did it, and so can you. It worked for...

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