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  • 1. CARICOM Draft Energy Policy 5th February 2009 Presentation to BiZClim sponsored Consultation IADB-MIF Programme For Strengthening The Private Sector’s Role In The Caribbean Community’s External Trade Negotiations (ATN/MT-8694-RG)
  • 2. February 2003: Heads of Government: “Agreed to establish a Task Force, comprised of Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Suriname and Trinidad & Tobago to develop recommendations for a Regional Energy Policy, which would address issues such as- (i) security of energy supplies; (ii) energy pricing policy and the impact on relative competitiveness in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy; and (iii) purchasing and transportation arrangements”
  • 3. Following issues were subsequently added to agenda: • Natural gas; • Renewable energy; • Investment requirements and coordinated investments in the Regional Energy sector; • Energy efficiency; • Environmental Impact; and • Rationalization of the Regional Energy Sector.
  • 4. Some major recommendations: • Co-operation amongst national oil companies • Co-ordinate shipping and storage • Encourage development of natural gas supply network • Explore possibilities of long-distance electricity transmission (hydro)
  • 5. Draft has never been accepted as final.