Tag: Guyana Power and Light (GPL)

GWI, GPL will not increase tariffs by a cent – President Ali

GWI, GPL will not increase tariffs by a cent – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 16, 2022

Says Government will continue to "fill the gap" to cushion rising fuel prices His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali has given his ... Read More

Encashment of $25,000 one-off cash grants for pensioners, persons with disabilities extended to Dec. 15 – Dr. Vindhya Persaud

Encashment of $25,000 one-off cash grants for pensioners, persons with disabilities extended to Dec. 15 – Dr. Vindhya Persaud

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 25, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security announced Thursday that pensioners and persons living with disabilities can cash their ... Read More

PM conducts tests at GPL’s new power generation facility

PM conducts tests at GPL’s new power generation facility

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 18, 2021

- Says country will soon benefit from significant boost to national grid Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) the Honourable Mark Phillips, this afternoon ... Read More

Over $2.6B in relief for pensioners, public assistance recipients, GPL low-kilowatt consumers – President Ali

Over $2.6B in relief for pensioners, public assistance recipients, GPL low-kilowatt consumers – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 17, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali has announced over $2.6B in relief measures for ordinary Guyanese. These measures are expected to target ... Read More

Special Announcement by President   Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali  on additional support measures to vulnerable groups

Special Announcement by President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali on additional support measures to vulnerable groups

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 16, 2021

My Fellow Guyanese… As you know, since my Government assumed office last August, we have spared no effort to ensure ... Read More

Construction of Amaila Falls hydro project for 2022 startup

Construction of Amaila Falls hydro project for 2022 startup

Kemol King Kemol King- July 24, 2021

-Government seeking developer The PPP/C Government is looking to revive its brainchild, the 165 Megawatts (MW) Amaila Falls Hydropower project ... Read More

Minister Indar instructs contractors to speed up works in Cane Grove

Minister Indar instructs contractors to speed up works in Cane Grove

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 25, 2021

The Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Hon. Deodat Indar today visited Cane Grove and the Mahaica Market in ... Read More

GPL’s 46.5-megawatt power generation plant set for mid-August finish

GPL’s 46.5-megawatt power generation plant set for mid-August finish

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 24, 2021

-PM says Government will not sacrifice efficiency for expediency   Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd) Mark Phillips, today conducted an on-site inspection ... Read More

GPL conducts maintenance works at Diamond, Craig

GPL conducts maintenance works at Diamond, Craig

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 12, 2021

Today, over 1,500 households from a section of Diamond to Craig, along the East Bank Demerara benefitted from maintenance works ... Read More

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