Tag: Guyana Power and Light

Scheduled power outage for Good Hope to Enmore on Saturday

Scheduled power outage for Good Hope to Enmore on Saturday

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 21, 2021

The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) has said communities from Enmore to Good Hope, East Coast Demerara (ECD) are scheduled ... Read More

GPL metering issues at Bath Settlement to be probed

GPL metering issues at Bath Settlement to be probed

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 16, 2021

An investigation will be launched into complaints from residents of Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice that there are faults in ... Read More

GPL metering issues under probe in Bath Settlement

GPL metering issues under probe in Bath Settlement

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 16, 2021

Investigations will be launched to ascertain the veracity of complaints by residents of Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice that there ... Read More

GPL hopes subsea cable repairs could be completed in a week

GPL hopes subsea cable repairs could be completed in a week

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 16, 2020

The Guyana Power and Light Inc. is hoping that work on the severed submarine cable across the Demerara River could ... Read More

East Berbice residents raise electricity concerns with GPL

East Berbice residents raise electricity concerns with GPL

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- November 4, 2020

The Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL) on Tuesday met some Corentyne, East Berbice residents to inform them about its ... Read More

Immediate Expression of Interest to be issued for provision of additional power to GPL’s grid

Immediate Expression of Interest to be issued for provision of additional power to GPL’s grid

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- August 18, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Prime Minister, Brig. (ret'd), Hon. Mark Phillips, has instructed the Guyana Power and Light ... Read More

GPL rolls out project to tackle low voltage

GPL rolls out project to tackle low voltage

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 7, 2019

─ “step in the right direction,” say New Amsterdam residents DPI, Guyana, December 7, 2019 Residents of New Amsterdam have ... Read More

GPL to construct 5km transmission line in 2020

GPL to construct 5km transmission line in 2020

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 20, 2019

─ $5.2B loan secured from IDB to fund project ─transmission line to duplicate current line between Sophia and Kingston substations ... Read More

GPL, Giftland Mall in power purchase agreement

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- June 14, 2019

─ Banks DIH to come on board soon DPI, GUYANA, Friday, June 14, 2019 The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) ... Read More

Govt outreach gives Essequibians hope

Govt outreach gives Essequibians hope

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 29, 2019

─ farmer gets to apply for koker ─ prepaid meter for Lima Sports Club ─ unemployed electrician makes progress   By ... Read More

GPL restores power to affected areas

GPL restores power to affected areas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 10, 2019

─ 35 Megawatt of electricity was lost, resulting in power outages ─ GPL engineer reiterates commitment to the provision of ... Read More

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