Cooperation with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in the area of Renewable Energies (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE)

Cooperation with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in the area of Renewable Energies (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE), CARICOM


German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ)  2014 - 2015


The project aims at creating and expanding staff capacities within the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to competently evaluate and select feasible RE/EE projects from a long list of existing investment proposals. This shall contribute to a growing number of loans granted for the implementation of RE and EE projects in the Caribbean region. The focus is on PV, Wind and Biomass projects.


The project pursues an approach of providing direct advice at various levels within the Bank. The Bank is supported to officially introduce a special RE/EE department in its organization structure. Existing and new Bank staff is being to independently fulfil the required tasks in the future.