Tag: Environmental Protection Agency

EPA’s operations boosted with remote monitoring systems

EPA’s operations boosted with remote monitoring systems

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- February 22, 2022

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken the necessary steps to ensure the conservation, protection and sustainable use of natural ... Read More

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

Kemol King Kemol King- December 5, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Sunday that it is investigating claims of an oil spill offshore Guyana. The announcement ... Read More

Guyana to Develop a National Forest Certification Scheme

Guyana to Develop a National Forest Certification Scheme

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 6, 2021

-in keeping with sustainable forest management policies Guyana’s forests cover approximately 87 percent of the country’s total surface area with ... Read More

EPA to hear public views on ExxonMobil’s proposed 12-well drilling campaign

EPA to hear public views on ExxonMobil’s proposed 12-well drilling campaign

Kemol King Kemol King- September 27, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has decided to hear public appeals against its decision to waive an Environmental Impact Assessment ... Read More

Guyana receives $400M from ExxonMobil for flaring –EPA Head

Guyana receives $400M from ExxonMobil for flaring –EPA Head

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- September 3, 2021

─ fees increased from USD$30 to USD$45 Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Kemraj Parsram, said the agency ... Read More

Gas-to-Energy project will significantly lower harmful emissions

Gas-to-Energy project will significantly lower harmful emissions

Kemol King Kemol King- August 23, 2021

The Gas-to-Energy project, when constructed and operationalised will significantly reduce the emission of harmful gases into the atmosphere, thereby improving ... Read More

Closure of Environmental Protection Agency Linden Office

Closure of Environmental Protection Agency Linden Office

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 8, 2021

Environmental Protection Agency Notice to the Public Closure of Linden Office The general public is hereby notified that the Environmental ... Read More

Yellowtail Development Project public scoping meeting set for Friday

Yellowtail Development Project public scoping meeting set for Friday

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

EPA’s Whim office closed for sanitisation

EPA’s Whim office closed for sanitisation

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 28, 2021

The general public is hereby notified that the Environmental Protection Agency’s Berbice Office located at Whim, Corentyne, Berbice, will be ... Read More

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