Category: Ministry of Natural Resources

Guyana’s commitment to net zero emissions demonstrated by national energy plan – Minister Bharrat

Guyana’s commitment to net zero emissions demonstrated by national energy plan – Minister Bharrat

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- September 22, 2021

Guyana’s energy mix of natural gas, hydropower, solar and wind is a clear demonstration of the South American country’s commitment ... Read More

New EITI multi-stakeholder group launched

New EITI multi-stakeholder group launched

Kemol King Kemol King- September 20, 2021

The second 12-member multi-stakeholder group of the Guyana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) was launched on Monday, at the Main ... Read More

Gov’t offering over 14 post-graduate scholarship programmes for oil, energy sectors

Gov’t offering over 14 post-graduate scholarship programmes for oil, energy sectors

Kemol King Kemol King- September 19, 2021

─ delivers on promise to upskill Guyanese The Government has promised to mandate quotas for Guyanese in the oil industry, ... Read More

Farmers and gov’t must work together

Farmers and gov’t must work together

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 17, 2021

- To build trust and be more open to each other Hundreds of farmers at Mortice, Karamat and surrounding communities ... Read More

Gas-to-energy project to leverage other industries to pursue value-added production -Minister Bharrat

Gas-to-energy project to leverage other industries to pursue value-added production -Minister Bharrat

Kemol King Kemol King- September 15, 2021

The highly anticipated gas-to-energy project will give other industries the leverage to venture into value-added production, as it will reduce ... Read More

Gov’t to use proposals from Region Two outreach to craft 2022 projects

Gov’t to use proposals from Region Two outreach to craft 2022 projects

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- September 13, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, MP, has said the Government will use the proposals and concerns raised by residents of ... Read More

Health and safety issues must be addressed before mining resumes at Marudi -Min. Bharrat

Health and safety issues must be addressed before mining resumes at Marudi -Min. Bharrat

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- September 9, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat, MP, says several health and safety issues must be addressed in the Marudi Mountain, ... Read More

Government of Guyana welcomes new Offshore Oil Discoveries

Government of Guyana welcomes new Offshore Oil Discoveries

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 9, 2021

- new discoveries position Guyana to exceed a total of 9 billion oil-equivalent barrels The Ministry of Natural Resources on ... Read More

Liza Unity FPSO begins voyage to Guyana

Liza Unity FPSO begins voyage to Guyana

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- September 9, 2021

─ set to arrive in November The Liza Unity floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) or Guyana’s second oil ... Read More

More than US$ 500M expected in the NRF by year end -Min. Bharrat

More than US$ 500M expected in the NRF by year end -Min. Bharrat

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- September 7, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat, MP, says Guyana is expected to see more than US $500 million in its ... Read More

Over $46M in relief distributed to Cotton Tree, Rosignol farmers

Over $46M in relief distributed to Cotton Tree, Rosignol farmers

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- September 5, 2021

Some $46 million in cheques were distributed to farmers in Cotton Tree and Rosignol villages, West Coast Berbice on Sunday, ... Read More

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