Tag: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

ExxonMobil says offshore projects insured

ExxonMobil says offshore projects insured

Kemol King Kemol King- October 26, 2021

In keeping with the government’s mandate to ensure the protection of the environment, US oil and gas entity, ExxonMobil has ... Read More

EPA responds to erroneous Kaieteur News articles about gas-to-energy project

EPA responds to erroneous Kaieteur News articles about gas-to-energy project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 15, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken note of two erroneous articles in the Kaieteur News. The first article was published ... Read More

Yellowtail Development Project public scoping meeting set for Friday

Yellowtail Development Project public scoping meeting set for Friday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 2, 2021

Public Service Announcement Yellowtail Development Project public scoping meeting set for Friday Members of the public are hereby informed of ... Read More

Deadline looming for submissions for EIA on Yellowtail production

Deadline looming for submissions for EIA on Yellowtail production

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 28, 2021

Members of the public are hereby reminded that deadline for written submissions to the Environmental Protection Agency, setting out those ... Read More

EPA Issues a Modified Environmental Permit to EEPGL for the Liza 1 Project

EPA Issues a Modified Environmental Permit to EEPGL for the Liza 1 Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wishes to advise that the Environmental Permit for the Liza 1 Development Project, Offshore Guyana, ... Read More

Public hearing into appeals against Global Oil Environmental Services (GOES) Project

Public hearing into appeals against Global Oil Environmental Services (GOES) Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 12, 2021

On May 10, 2021, the Environmental Assessment Board (EAB) convened a public hearing at the Soesdyke/Huiste Coverden Neighbourhood Democratic Council ... Read More

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on September, 24, 2020, issued an Environmental Permit valid for 5 years, to Esso Exploration ... Read More

Guyana to take part in regional dialogue on environmental licencing

Guyana to take part in regional dialogue on environmental licencing

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 21, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, July 21, 2016 A forum on ‘Environmental Licencing and Enforcement’ to be held in Montego Bay, Jamaica from ... Read More

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