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‘Sunrise Solar Park’ one of the biggest solar parks in the Caribbean Region

To further raise the sustainability bar in the Aruban energy mix, WEB Aruba N.V recently was handed over 92.000 square meter of land, which was previously owned by the Refinery of Aruba (‘RDA’), following the contract signing of a 5.9 megawatt solar project with partner ISOTRON and the official groundbreaking of the ‘Sunrise Solar Park’ […]

WEB Aruba N.V. up to the energy storage challenge

ORANJESTAD – ARUBA: The transitioning from fossil fuels to renewable energy at WEB Aruba N.V. for the production of electricity and potable water continues. The company’s ambitious goal of 100% fossil fuel independence by the year 2020 has led to the development of solutions that provide reliable, affordable electricity around the clock. Such solutions require […]

Flywheel Project, a system that creates a buffer for sustainable energy

On November 4th WEB Aruba N.V. organized the groundbreaking of their Flywheel project, a system that creates a buffer for sustainable energy. This Flywheel can absorb fluctuations from sustainable energy sources creating more stability in energy production and distribution, increasing the overall efficiency of the electrical grid. Ministers Mike Eman and Mike de Meza where […]

Green Aruba Conference 2016 showcased the island’s progress and growth path towards the 50% of its sustainable goal

Aruba’s journey to 100% fossil fuel independence continues ORANJESTAD – The seventh edition of the Green Aruba Conference took place on the 17th and 18th of November at the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino. The Marriott ballroom hosted more than 400 delegates, which ilustrates the interest for this years event. During his opening speech, […]

Green Aruba VI

Over the past six years Green Aruba conference has evolved into an excellent platform for the exchange of information and knowledge on sustainable and best practices for the desired transition from fossil fuels to cleaner, more environmentally friendly energy sources and resources. Besides showcasing Aruba’s progress and challenges in regard to the accelerated penetration of […]

Green Aruba Where Europe Meets The Americas

This year, for the first time, the Green Aruba Conference and the Europe Meets the Americas Conference will be combined into one conference (GA-EMA) attracting companies, government officials, and investors from Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean region.The focus will be on sustainable solutions including: sustainable energy; sustainable technology; sustainable infrastructure, and sustainable tourism. Conference […]

Cutting emissions and cooling energy costs

A cooler island On 4th February 2014, the Aruban government and Utilities Aruba unveiled a new cooling system at the main office building of WEB, the country’s electricity generator and water producer. The new installation harnesses cutting-edge technology to help deliver on the vision of a greener, lower-cost energy future for Aruba. A partnership between […]