Tag: Renewable energy

Guyana has 8.5 GW of hydropower potential on 33 plants-LCDS 2030

Guyana has 8.5 GW of hydropower potential on 33 plants-LCDS 2030

Kemol King Kemol King- November 15, 2021

─ second plant to be identified by 2025 The Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) 2030 states that Guyana has 8.5 ... Read More

First on-grid solar farm for Berbice by 2023

First on-grid solar farm for Berbice by 2023

Kemol King Kemol King- November 13, 2021

Guyana is targeting 2023 as the commissioning year for its very first on-grid solar farm. According to the recently launched ... Read More

Solar farms to be built from Norway forest funds

Solar farms to be built from Norway forest funds

Kemol King Kemol King- October 4, 2021

Government will be building several solar farms under the Guyana Utility Scale Solar Photovoltaic Programme (GUYSOL), using funds from the ... Read More

Gov’t advancing solar farms for Bartica and Lethem

Gov’t advancing solar farms for Bartica and Lethem

Kemol King Kemol King- October 1, 2021

- GEA seeking bidders to install transmission lines The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) is currently seeking bidders from qualified persons ... Read More

Natural gas being used as transition fuel from bunker to renewables

Natural gas being used as transition fuel from bunker to renewables

Kemol King Kemol King- August 12, 2021

─ Vice President Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo MP has said, investments in renewable energy sources around the world are ... Read More

Science, technology and innovation key to sustainable development

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 9, 2021

- Min Bharrat Minister of Natural Resources Vickram Bharrat, MP, says the use of science, technology and innovation will be ... Read More

Energy mix will add 500 MW into grid by 2024 – President Ali

Energy mix will add 500 MW into grid by 2024 – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- August 5, 2021

His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali is confident that by 2024 an additional 500 megawatts (MW) of energy will be ... Read More

Guyana re-establishes leadership on the environment

Guyana re-establishes leadership on the environment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 19, 2021

– APNU+AFC continues their misinformation and lies The APNU+AFC Coalition continues to demonstrate that they have no regard for the ... Read More

“Budget 2021 will touch the lives of every Guyanese” – PM

“Budget 2021 will touch the lives of every Guyanese” – PM

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 1, 2021

-Highlights major investments in stable supply of electricity Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd) Mark Phillips, praised the 2021 budget at the ... Read More

Large solar farms for Linden, Essequibo  –VP Jagdeo

Large solar farms for Linden, Essequibo –VP Jagdeo

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2021

Residents in Linden and Essequibo will benefit from large-scale solar power farms as the PPP/C Government looks to up its ... Read More

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

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