Tag: Public Utilities Commission

Prime Minister lauds PUC’s first telecoms stakeholder meeting

Prime Minister lauds PUC’s first telecoms stakeholder meeting

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 11, 2021

Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips has lauded the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) for holding its first stakeholder engagement, ... Read More

Reg. 10 to get PUC Office

Reg. 10 to get PUC Office

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- July 25, 2019

─ as govt continues to decentralise services DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 25, 2019 The Public Utilities Commission (PUC) is coming ... 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

PUC commissioners sworn in

PUC commissioners sworn in

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 8, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 The Public Utilities Commission (PUC), on Wednesday, achieved its full complement as two new ... Read More

Scores turn out to PUC ‘Open Day’

Scores turn out to PUC ‘Open Day’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 15, 2019 In its efforts to ensure improved water, power and telephone services, the Public Utilities ... Read More

GTT wants early liberalisation

GTT wants early liberalisation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 25, 2018

Saturday, August 25, 2018 GEORGETOWN – The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has assured that it is committed to ... Read More

GWI’s rate increase to aid in upgrade of infrastructure, services- Managing Director

GWI’s rate increase to aid in upgrade of infrastructure, services- Managing Director

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 20, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Managing Director of Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI), Dr. Richard Van West-Charles has clarified that ... Read More

The Government of Guyana Participates in EU – Caribbean Energy Conference in Barbados 

The Government of Guyana Participates in EU – Caribbean Energy Conference in Barbados 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 11, 2016

  Ministry of Natural Resources, Guyana, Tuesday, October 11, 2016 The Guyana Government was represented at the historic EU-CARIBBEAN Sustainable ... Read More

PUC Bill conforms to international standards- will ensure a competitive environment within telecoms sector

PUC Bill conforms to international standards- will ensure a competitive environment within telecoms sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 19, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, July 19, 2016 The Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Bill was passed following its examination clause by clause in ... Read More

President orders delay in planned light bill increase – in determined bid to restore subvention

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 27, 2014

Georgetown, GINA, June 14, 2013 Determined to have the $5.2B budgetary allocation to the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) restored, ... Read More

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