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MID - Proposed short-term Projects Action Plan on Energy and Environment sectors

 MID - Proposed short-term Projects Action Plan on Energy and Environment sectors
Date:December 21, 2012|Domain:Environment--Public Utilities--Sustainable Development

GIS - Dec 21, 2012: The proposed short-term projects action plan focusing on the Energy and Environment sectors (2013-2015) under Maurice Ile Durable (MID) was presented this morning by Mr Osman Mahomed, Executive Chairman, Commission on MID, during


Budget 2013 Highlights: Infrastructure and Electricity

Budget 2013 Highlights: Infrastructure and Electricity
Date:November 14, 2012|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Public Utilities

​ GIS - Nov 14, 2012: The capital investment programme for the infrastructure sector for year 2013 will amount to Rs 28.6 billion, that is, an increase of 39%.   Investments will be made in the water, electricity, waste management, wastewater mana


Final Training Workshop on Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks Opens Today

Final Training Workshop on Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks Opens Today
Date:October 30, 2012|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Public Utilities--Environment

​GIS - October 30, 2012: A final training workshop on “Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks for Targeted Residential and Non-Residential Buildings of Total Floor Area less than 500 m2” is being held on 30 and 31 October 2012 at Domaine Les Pailles.  


CWA says Reservoir Levels Comfortable, Judicious Use of Water Recommended

CWA says Reservoir Levels Comfortable, Judicious Use of Water Recommended
Date:September 26, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

​ GIS - September 26, 2012: The present water situation in Mauritius is much more comfortable than last year and no drastic cuts are envisaged by the Central Water Authority (CWA) for the time being. The Chairperson of the CWA, Mr Prem Saddul, said


Minister Bappoo Launches National Energy Efficiency Awareness Week

Minister Bappoo Launches National Energy Efficiency Awareness Week
Date:September 24, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities--Sustainable Development

GIS - September 24, 2012: It is imperative to inculcate a new culture of energy savings and teach good practices to children at a very young age so that they become responsible citizens in energy efficiency. The Acting Minister of Energy and Public


National Energy Efficiency Awareness Week to be Held from 24 to 30 September

National Energy Efficiency Awareness Week to be Held from 24 to 30 September
Date:September 21, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

​ GIS - September 21, 2012:The Energy Efficiency Management Office (EEMO), which operates under the aegis of the ministry of Energy and Public Utilities, is organising from 24 to 30 September 2012 a National Energy Efficiency Awareness Week with a


Implementation of Prepaid Electricity Meters Project for Vulnerable Families

Implementation of Prepaid Electricity Meters Project for Vulnerable Families
Date:September 07, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

​GIS - September 07, 2012: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed yesterday in Port Louis for the implementation of prepaid electricity meters in favour of underprivileged families with a monthly income of less than Rs 6 200 who have difficu


Four New Turbines Inaugurated at Fort Victoria Power Station

Four New Turbines Inaugurated at Fort Victoria Power Station
Date:July 11, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

​ GIS - July 11, 2012: The Central Electricity Board (CEB) proceeded this morning with the inauguration four medium speed diesel generators of 15 MW each at Fort Victoria Power Station (FVPS) at Bain des Dames in Cassis, in the presence of the Depu


Central Water Authority Laboratory Obtains ISO 17025 Accreditation

Central Water Authority Laboratory Obtains ISO 17025 Accreditation
Date:June 18, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

​ GIS - June 18, 2012: The Central Water Authority (CWA) laboratory has obtained the ISO 17025 accreditation certification from the Mauritius Accreditation Service. This accreditation is testimony to the scientific competence of the laboratory pers


Fort Victoria Station Phase II to be Inaugurated in July 2012

Fort Victoria Station Phase II to be Inaugurated in July 2012
Date:June 15, 2012|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - June 15, 2012: The second phase of Fort Victoria station which comprises the installation of four 15 MW generators will be inaugurated in July 2012, said the chairperson of the Central Electricity Board (CEB), Mr Balraj Narroo, this morning at