EDIN: An island resource for energy independence

Monday, November 26, 2012

Four years ago Iceland, New Zealand, and the United States formed an international partnership called Energy Development in Island Nations (EDIN).  Its purpose is to help small island states…

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Slow islands

Monday, November 12, 2012

Last week I traveled to the US Virgin Islands.  Door to door it took 12 hours – by car, plane, foot, ferry, and car again.  A long day…

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The high cost of air conditioning

Monday, November 5, 2012

One of the many challenges facing small island developing states is to devise ways that stretch the capacity of the electrical infrastructure.  And one of the great burdens…

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