Tag archive for ‘GEBE’
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By Desk Editor On Friday, June 8th, 2018

High Tension Cable Works along Little Bay road June 09, 10 and 11

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that utility company NV GEBE will be carrying out civil works More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Dollars, not guilders

By Hilbert Haar An alert reader pointed out to me that the price the waste-to-energy plant would charge GEBE for a Kilowatt of electricity is $0.26 and not 0.26 guilders. This is correct and I apologize for the More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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The question nobody ever asked

By Hilbert Haar The dump remains a hot item and for good reason. For decades dump fires have affected the health of citizens and for decades the government had failed to do something about it. The construction of More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Envirogreen incorporated four months after signing agreement with former Minister Emmanuel

By Hilbert Haar PHILIPSBURG – When former Minister of Public Housing, Urban Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI) Christophe Emmanuel signed a memorandum of understanding with the Canadian company Envirogreen More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, February 11th, 2018

Frans asks GEBE to expedite restoration to parts of Cay Bay

Philipsburg — Member of Parliament and leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party Frans Richardson is calling on GEBE to at least explain to residents of Cay Bay why they are still without electricity 6 months More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

“Waste-to-energy won’t bring down electricity tariffs”

PHILIPSBURG – The electricity tariffs for consumers will not go down once a waste-to-energy facility begins to produce power from waste. That says Roy Marlin the former chairman and currently board member of More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Emmanuel’s waste-to-energy memorandum

PHILIPSBURG – On December 14 of last year, former VROMI-Minister Christophe Emmanuel paraded a memorandum of understanding to journalists during the weekly Council of Ministers press briefing about the construction More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, January 19th, 2018

No candidate yet for minister plenipotentiary

PHILIPSBURG – There is no candidate yet for the position of minister plenipotentiary in the interim-government, former formateur Sarah Wescot-Williams said at a press briefing on Thursday afternoon. On Wednesday, More...

VROMI minister Miklos Giterson visits GEBE
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Minister Giterson visits NV GEBE

PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure, Mr. Miklos Giterson, accompanied by his cabinet members, conducted an initial visit to NV GEBE yesterday. Minister More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Minister Emmanuel presents his solution for waste-to-energy project

PHILIPSBURG – “I believe that the powers to be don’t want to fix the problem because they benefit from the situation as it is.” caretaker VROMI-Minister Christophe Emmanuel said on Wednesday about his plans More...