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OTEC Facility Final ToR

The Cayman Islands Department of Environment is providing Notice to the Public of the publication of the final Terms of Reference (ToR) for the proposed 25 Megawatt ocean thermal energy conversion facility. The public was invited to review and comment on the draft ToR, which outlined the envisaged technical approach for the Environmental Impact Assessment [...]

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Flicker 16 Oct-Nov 2014

The Department of Environment’s bimonthly magazine “FLICKER” Oct-Nov 2014 is now available. This project is to inform everyone interested about what we are up to including new discoveries, helpful tips when dealing with wildlife and educational tidbits. Click HERE or the image below to check out the current issue. . Click HERE to check out [...]

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