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Mauritius to accelerate shift to low-carbon economy with a GCF grant of Rs 1 billion

Mauritius to accelerate shift to low-carbon economy with a GCF grant of Rs 1 billion
Date:November 10, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS - 10 November, 2017: Mauritius is gearing towards accelerating the transformation change to a low-carbon economy with a grant of Rs 1 billion from the Green Climate Fund for projects to support national goals to increase renewable energy to 35 p


The Utility Regulatory Authority’s Logo unveiled by DPM

The Utility Regulatory Authority’s Logo unveiled by DPM
Date:November 10, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS – 10 November, 2017: The Logo of the Utility Regulatory Authority (URA) was unveiled yesterday during a ceremony by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Energy and Public Utilities, Mr Ivan Collendavelloo, at Voilà Hotel, in Bagatelle. In


Gender Mainstreaming in water and wastewater sectors the focus of a consultative workshop

Gender Mainstreaming in water and wastewater sectors the focus of a consultative workshop
Date:October 05, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 05 October, 2017: Gender mainstreaming is the process of assessing the implications for women and men of any planned action, including legislation, policies and programmes in all areas and at all levels. Achieving gender equality sets the targ


Renewable Energy: Energy and Public Utilities Ministry to sign MoU with India

Renewable Energy: Energy and Public Utilities Ministry to sign MoU with India
Date:October 04, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 04 October, 2017: The Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the new renewable energy with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy of India.      The MoU aims at strengthening


St Louis Power Station Redevelopment Project nearing completion phase

St Louis Power Station Redevelopment Project nearing completion phase
Date:October 04, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 04 October, 2017: The Central Electricity Board (CEB) is currently undertaking a major redevelopment of the St Louis Power Station in view of ensuring adequate power generation capacity to meet the increase in the demand of electricity. The


Energy Efficiency Management Office to sign MoU with India

Energy Efficiency Management Office to sign MoU with India
Date:October 03, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities--Environment

​GIS – 03 October, 2017: The Energy Efficiency Management Office of the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in the field of Energy Efficiency with the Bureau of Energy Efficiency of In


Mauritius and Italy to sign MoU on cooperation in various fields

Mauritius and Italy to sign MoU on cooperation in various fields
Date:October 02, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 02 October, 2017: The Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in the fields of Renewable Energy, Construction Energy Efficiency, and Climate Change with the Ministry for the Environm


World Water Day 2017: CWA rewards winners of competitions

World Water Day 2017: CWA rewards winners of competitions
Date:September 22, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

​GIS - 22 September, 2017: Winners of a photography competition on the theme “WATER – Our most precious resource” meant for students of the tertiary education sector and professional photographers organised by the Central Water Authority (CWA) in th


Need to adopt energy efficient measures, says Deputy Prime Minister

Need to adopt energy efficient measures, says Deputy Prime Minister
Date:August 11, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 11 August, 2017: The winners of two competitions focused on Energy Efficiency launched by the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities in collaboration with the Energy Efficiency Management Office (EEMO) in February 2017 were rewarded during a


Access to clean water is a priority for Government, reiterates PM

Access to clean water is a priority for Government, reiterates PM
Date:August 07, 2017|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 07 August, 2017: Government is investing massively in the water sector and the upgrading of infrastructure so as to ensure public welfare as well as to bring stability and equilibrium in socio-economic development. This statement was made by