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A photo of a man addressing a group of workshop attendees. The man is standing behind a podium. Behind him is a large projection screen and two other men seated in two of four chairs that are lined up against the wall. To his right, a female reporter is snapping a photo.

U.S. Virgin Islands Gov. John P. de Jongh Jr. addressing the April 2011 EDIN-USVI Clean Energy Workshop on St. Thomas.
Photo by Adam Warren, NREL

Here you'll find the latest news about the international partnership for Energy Development in Island Nations (EDIN).

WAPA Signs Agreements with 3 Companies for $65 Million in Solar Energy Development

June 5, 2012

U.S. Virgin Islands Signs Agreement for Large-Scale Solar Power Project

June 5, 2012

WAPA Signs Solar Energy Contracts

June 4, 2012

WAPA's Solar Project Moving Ahead

May 25, 2012

WAPA Receives 27 Proposals for Solar Power Project

September 29, 2011

Energy Partners Hold 5th Conference

September 19, 2011

"Road Map" Presented to Break V.I.'s Dependence on Oil

September 16, 2011

123 Solar Panels Power Up in the Territory

September 15, 2011

Governor Flips Switch on Airport's Solar Powered System

September 14, 2011

V.I.'s Largest Solar Project Ready

September 5, 2011

WAPA Soliciting for 10 Megawatts of Solar Power

May 20, 2011

UVI Hopes New Tech Center Helps Territory Go Green

April 12, 2011

Workshop Tackles deJongh's Energy Goal

April 8, 2011

Workshop Discusses Realities of Territory's "Energy Roadmap"

April 7, 2011

Oil-Reliant Islands Seek Green Energy Restart

April 5, 2011

UVI Workshop Covers Future of Energy

November 17, 2010

Conference Reports Progress in Quest for Renewable Energy

November 16, 2010

Plans Afoot to Reduce Fossil Fuel Consumption

October 22, 2010

Pacific Island Leaders, Experts Discuss Renewable Energy Options

October 20, 2010

WAPA to Spend $469,420 on Feasibility of Link to Puerto Rico Grid

August 27, 2010

Territory's Energy Future Discussed

June 17, 2010

Experts Looking to Transform V.I. Energy System

June 16, 2010

Former Senator to Lead Interior's V.I. Office

June 7, 2010

Christensen Kicks Off Virgin Islands — Puerto Rico Power Grid Feasibility Talks

May 13, 2010

U.S. Virgin Islands Makes Aggressive Energy Pledge at NREL

March 7, 2010

U.S. Virgin Islands Aims to Become Renewable Energy Showcase

March 4, 2010

Two Federal Agencies Join V.I. in Renewable Energy Project

February 22, 2010

Pilot Project Looks to V.I. Winds for Energy Answers

November 5, 2009

Ushering in Change: A New Era for U.S. Regional Policy in the Pacific

July 29, 2009

EDIN Announces New Projects in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Dominica, and across the Pacific

April 9, 2009

U.S. and New Zealand Take Steps to Launch international partnership to Further Development of Clean Energy on Island Nations, Encourage Use of Renewable Energy Resources

July 25, 2008

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