Working towards NZEBsSunday, March 26, 2017
A workshop for drafting a national policy and plan for Net Zero Energy Building (NZEB) development and retrofitting existing buildings in Jamaica took place at the Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston on Thursday.
The workshop was presented by the Lowe Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Promoting Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy in Buildings in Jamaica Project of the ISD, initiated with the financial support of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the technical assistance of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to research and develop practical working solutions that will transform building policies and practices.
Seen here at the workshop are (left to right) Kelly Tomblin, CEO, Jamaica Public Service Company; Tara Dasgupta, Professor Emeritus Chemistry, University of the West Indies (UWI); Dr Andrew Wheatley, Minister of Energy, Science & Technology and Dr. David Smith, Coordinator, Institute for Sustainable development (ISD), UWI.
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