Stakeholders benefit from GEA workshop on energy statistics planning

first_imgThe Guyana Energy Agency, in collaboration with the Latin American Energy Organisation (OLADE), hosted a consultation workshop for key stakeholders on Monday at the Pegasus Hotel in Georgetown.Titled “Human Resources Management, Energy Statistics & Planning Awareness”, the workshop was conceptualised under the framework of the “Caribbean Energy Statistics Capacity Enhancement Project”, which has been implemented and supported by OLADE and the International Development Association – World Bank.The project’s main goal is to elevate energy statistics’ planning and management capacity, and to implement National Energy Information Systems within five Caribbean countries, namely: Belize, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, and Suriname.The key output of the implementation of a National Energy InformationParticipants and facilitators at the workshopManagement System is expected to be in place by mid-2019.With Guyana being a beneficiary country of the project, the main purpose of the workshop was to inform the participants of- the overall project, the stipulations for information management and energy planning, as well as human resources management and energy statistics.Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson, who was in attendance at the workshop, expressed the view that the workshop “….presents an opportunity for dialogue on the importance of energy statistics in driving the transformation and evolution of the sector, and the critical role that each organisation in attendance plays in the collection, analysis, and reporting of energy information…”Some of the topics covered during the sessions were: Information management and Energy Planning, Human Resources Management and Energy Statistics, the National Energy Sector – Data Management and Challenges.The workshop was attended by representatives from the Ministry of Presidency, Dept. of Environment; Guyana Sugar Corporation, Guyana Revenue Authority, Rubis, GUYOIL, Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Public Utilities Commission, Guyana Power and Light, Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance, Institute of Applied Science, and the Guyana Energy Agency.last_img read more

UPDATE – Power out in Hudson’s Hope and Fort St. John

first_imgOct 06 16:21 Two separate power outages are affecting more than 800 B.C. Hydro customers in Fort St. John and Hudson’s Hope.- Advertisement -An outage north of Campbell Way around the Hudson’s Hope and Chetwynd area affects approximately 730 customers.B.C. Hydro reports the outage is due to trees that have fallen across its power lines.Power is expected to be up by 4:30 p.m.Another outage in Fort St. John is currently affecting 83 customers in the area west of 287 Rd. and south of 151 Rd. This outage is still under investigation and the company has not reported when power is expected to be back on.Advertisement 206 157 RDView on Map # Out < 5 Wind storm Oct 06 14:15 MI 63 1/2 SUB L4View on Map Oct 06 18:00 UPDATE:  As of 4:30pm there are more power outages around Fort St. John.  See the full list at the bottom of this article. Fort St. John Oct 06 15:55 Oct 06 22:00 West of 249 RD, East of 255 RDView on Map Oct 06 22:00 Fort St. John Fort St. John Oct 06 13:07 Oct 06 16:20 Fort St. John North of 254 RD, East of RD 289View on Map Is this information helpful? Please give us some feedback. Oct 06 22:00 Oct 06 18:00 Oct 06 15:21 Under investigation < 5 Oct 06 16:20 13000 – 13200 block 264TH RD, 264 RD, 277 RDView on Map Oct 06 16:20 Fort St. John Fort St. John 49 34center_img Oct 06 14:16 < 5 Oct 06 16:20 Est. Time ON Oct 06 15:50 Oct 06 22:00 Last Updated: Oct 06 17:15 PDTPlease note: momentary outages are not tracked by BC Hydro.All times are stated in Pacific Time.While BC Hydro updates online outage reports as quickly as possible, not all outages may be listed. Fort St. John Cause Oct 06 22:00 Wind storm North of RED CR RD 658 , South-East-West of ALASKA HWYView on Map Oct 06 17:12 Last Updated 357 Fort St. John Date Off Below is a full list of outages near Fort St. John.  For more up to date information, visit Oct 06 15:37 Under investigation West of RD 277 , South of 256 RDView on Map Oct 06 22:00 Oct 06 16:27 117 RD KM 64View on Map Wind storm 5 Area Wind storm Oct 06 16:20 Wind storm Wind storm Municipality Oct 06 16:07last_img read more


first_imgLetterkenny Gaels GAA News:The Junior B squad continued their winning ways when they had a good away win against Naomh Padraig Uisce Chaoin on Sunday. Please see Facebook for upcoming fixtures. Our Junior A footballers had no game at the weekend and are fixed to play Red Hugh’s on Sunday at Pairc na nGael. Throw in time is 3pm. Please come out and support the team. In the U-21 B Championship we hosted neighbours St. Mary’s Convoy on Wednesday evening. This entertaining game was played at a fast championship pace with the Gaels finishing as deserving winners.Fanad Gaels are next up with the fixture to be confirmed. See Facebook for details.Congratulations to the U-16 footballers who had a good away win on Monday when they were victorious over Carndonagh in group 1 of the Division 1 Football Championship.Well done to all the children and coaches who attended the Cul Camp last weekend. Despite some passing showers, everyone participated fully with great enthusiasm and enjoyed their week.The U-15 Og Sports games took place at Pairc na nGael on Sunday where the lads had victories over Gaoth Dobhair & Termon. Camogie training continues at the pitch on Mondays from 6-7pm for U-14 and older girls and Fridays from 6.30-8pm at the pitch for U-8, U-10 & U-12. Contact 086 8163605 for information. New players welcome. Please check club website and Gaels Camogie Facebook for more info.Hurling training continues at Pairc na nGael every Thursday evening from 6.30pm to 7.30 pm. Please contact Dan Harnett 0867392780 or Sharon Harnett 0868405785 to book or for more information. New members always welcome.For regular club updates and photos see our club web page, Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @LetterkennyGaelGAA NEWS: LETTERKENNY GAELS U16’S EARN OUTSTANDING VICTORY OVER CARNDONAGH was last modified: August 5th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Sportlast_img read more