Once regarded as a curse in the community of Indian Walk, the Devil's Woodyard mud volcano is now considered a blessing.
Over $60,000 in fees from visitors have been raised by Princes Town Regional Corporation.
Its been one year since the volcano erupted in Princes Town sending more than 24,000 tonnes of volcanic mud spewing up into the air.
Since its eruption on February 13 last year, the site has attracted thousands of local and international tourists.
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has said that this country's gas production is on the rise and that the government is hoping that with some new initiatives production will continue to steadily increase.
Dr Rowley, who was speaking at the opening of the Energy Conference on Monday, said new production is expected to be brought on stream, which will bring this country's production level to 3.9 billion cubic feet in 2019.