Daily Archives: 12/12/2012

Birds of Guyana – photos by Nigel Durant

Nigel Durant’s pictures of some Birds from Guyana

Guyana bird imageBirds of all sorts, mainly from Guyana.  The Blue Saki is shown here.
67 photos | 152 views
items are from between 04 Jan 2008 & 14 Jan 2012.
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EU to fund Guyana micro hydro-power system

EU to fund Guyana micro hydro-power system

small hydro damThe project, estimated EURO 2.4 million (One EURO = US$1.27) will be funded under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF) programme. (File photo)

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Monday December 10, 2012 – The Guyana government says construction of a multi-million dollar European Union funded micro-hydro power system at Chiung Water Fall in Kato will begin next year.

The project, which is expected to begin in October, next year, is part of Government’s broader hinterland electrification programme.

It will comprise a 330- kilowatt micro-hydropower station with its primary energy source being the 36m head waterfall in the Chiung River, which is in the vicinity of Kato village.   Continue reading

Pamela Maynard – Musical tribute on December 23, 2012 – Toronto