31 Mar '16, 1pm

Nevis is on track to become the world's first carbon-neutral island

Nevis is on track to become the world's first carbon-neutral island

could help NEVLEC meet its goal. Nevis is home to an inactive volcano that still produces heat, and NEVLEC has already dug three exploration wells for a geothermal plant in partnership with the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) and Nevis Renewable Energy International. They aim to start operating the first phase of the plant in 2017 . The planned 10-megawatt geothermal plant would provide more than enough electricity for the entire island, and Nevis would be able to export the extra electricity to neighboring islands such as Saint Kitts

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