Prime Minister the Hon. Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has said that the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines – will be moving towards gradually reduce reliance on fossil fuels.
Dr. Gonsalves made the point, while delivering the featured address at a ceremony held on Monday of this week – at Bamboo range to launch the drilling activities for the geothermal Energy project.
He said the main objective, is to move towards 100 percent reliance on renewable energy:
“We will be knocking our heads up towards having renewable energy of close to 80 percent in this country. It is a policy of this Government it is the interest of the people of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, for us to get as close to 100 percent renewable energy as we possibly can,” said Prime Minister Gonsalves.