On 7th December 2022, The Honourable Minister of Energy and Energy Industries
and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister Stuart R. Young MP, received a
report on the outcomes of the MEEI’s Study Tour of Chile from the United Nations
Development Program of Trinidad and Tobago (UNDPTT) at a meeting hosted by
the UNDPTT at the BRIX Hotel, Port of Spain.
The report entailed key findings and recommendations to advance renewable energy
in Trinidad and Tobago based on a study tour which took place between September
26th-30th, 2022 in Chile. The MEEI selected two participants for the study tour from
its Renewable Energy Division and the Office of the Permanent Secretary
respectively. The study tour team met with senior officials from the Government of
Chile and had the opportunity to visit renewable energy infrastructure such as a green
hydrogen facility, a solar photovoltaic (PV) farm, a concentrated solar power plant,
a geothermal plant and a wind farm.
Read more at: Media Release- Minister Young Receives Report on the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries (MEEI’s) Study Tour of Chile .