November will mark the 20th anniversary of Energy Awareness Month in Saint Lucia, under the theme “Get Involved! Renewable, Resilient and Affordable Clean Energy for the Future.”
The month’s activities will begin with the launch and Private Sector Energy Fair at Constitution Park and William Peter Boulevard from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 1, 2023.
Other activities include:
• Energy Efficiency Workshop at the Soufriere Fisheries Complex on November 2
• Chiffonnen Day/No Iron Day on November 15, when Saint Lucians are encouraged to put down their irons and wear clothing that does not require ironing to promote energy conservation and efficiency.
• School tours by the Project Implementation Unit of the Renewable Energy Sector Development Project to sensitize students about the geothermal exploratory drilling process.
• Other activities will be organized by key stakeholders such as the Department of Sustainable Development, the National Utilities Regulatory Commission, and the OECS Commission