Tag: hydropower

Generator at Matthews Ridge operational

Generator at Matthews Ridge operational

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 11, 2021

─additional fuel filtration systems to be implemented The generator at Matthews Ridge has been restored to normal operations, after a ... Read More

Prime Minister outlines plans to transform energy sector

Prime Minister outlines plans to transform energy sector

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 27, 2020

─power purchase from local sources ─construct 200MW gas-to-shore facility ─off-grid renewable energy stations Prime Minister Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips has ... Read More

Gov’t aims to reduce energy cost by 60%

Gov’t aims to reduce energy cost by 60%

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 4, 2020

- hydropower project back on the agenda - alternative energy plan for hinterland and riverine communities His Excellency Dr. Mohamed ... Read More

“It’s a win-win” ─ Kato hydropower project opens new opportunities

“It’s a win-win” ─ Kato hydropower project opens new opportunities

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 27, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, October 27, 2019 “It’s a win-win!” That was how Minister of Public Infrastructure, Hon. David Patterson described ... Read More

Mabaruma solar farm to be fully operational by end of August

Mabaruma solar farm to be fully operational by end of August

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2018

─ feasibility study for other solar farms completed ─ geotechnical studies for Kumu, Moco Moco hydropower projects to begin in ... Read More

Billions in renewable energy projects to be completed by 2020- Min. Patterson

Billions in renewable energy projects to be completed by 2020- Min. Patterson

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 8, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, June 8, 2018 Public Infrastructure Minister, David Patterson today announced that several renewable energy projects involving solar, ... Read More

300kw hydropower plant slated for Kato

300kw hydropower plant slated for Kato

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 30, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, August 30, 2017 Residents of Kato Region Eight are slated to benefit from a 300 Kilowatt hydropower ... Read More

GEA COMMENCES THE REDEVELOPMENT OF THE HOSORORO MICRO-HYDROPOWER PLANT   

GEA COMMENCES THE REDEVELOPMENT OF THE HOSORORO MICRO-HYDROPOWER PLANT  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2017

  Georgetown, May 15 2017: As part of its mandate to develop and encourage the development and utilisation of sources ... Read More

Solar farm for Mabaruma, other hinterland areas

Solar farm for Mabaruma, other hinterland areas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 29, 2016

  GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 A $264M solar farm expected to be set up in Mabaruma next year, ... Read More

Resource allocations to be prioritised to advance green economy – Finance Minister

Resource allocations to be prioritised to advance green economy – Finance Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 29, 2016

GINA, Guyana, Monday, November 28, 2016 The theme of the 2017 National budget is an articulation of a green agenda, ... Read More

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