Central America. Nicaragua's GDP is up, reaching 4.9% in 2017.
Greater Antilles. The IMF is disappointed in Jamaica’s economic growth; Cuba’s Nuevitas V thermoelectric unit is running; and the CREES questioned the DR electrical pact’s effectiveness.
Lesser Antilles. Touchstone Exploration will drill in Trinidad & Tobago; the sun could power up Bermuda's airport; and the World Bank will fund Dominica's geothermal project.
South America’s Caribbean Coast. Colombia will offer up new blocks; Curacaoan refinery may get Venezuelan natural gas; and Colombia's Celsia Solar Bolívar plant is under construction.
Déjà vu all over again. Last week’s readers were particularly interested in Guyana’s plans to update the 2016 Power Generation Study (English); Guyana’s “Oil and Gas Master Plan” (English); and the DR project in Barahona (English).
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