Solar Panels Light Up Villages.
Sep30

Solar Panels Light Up Villages.

Solar panels are a common feature in villages in the northern Yasawa islands. At Teci and Dalomo, located on Yasawa Island, more than 30 houses are installed with the sun energy system. Teci Village headman Ame Tuidama said the villagers worked at a nearby resort to raise money for the panels. “We were paid to cut trees for a renovation at Bukama Resort and for each bure that was repaired we were paid $1600,” he said....

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Police Posts To Run Solar in Fiji.
Jun05

Police Posts To Run Solar in Fiji.

The Deputy Commissioner of Fiji Police Isikeli Vuniwaqa says that all police posts in Fiji should be running on solar powered systems. He was present at the inauguration of the Hybrid Solar system at the Safe Landing Resort at Nacula Island in the Yasawa group. “This spells volume of how we are serious about power energy, an energy that we normally have daily but neglect that assistance are available.” “We will work with Cal...

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Solar Project Lighting Up Villages in Fiji.
Jun05

Solar Project Lighting Up Villages in Fiji.

Fiji Development Bank and US-based Energy company Cal Valley Solar partnered up to generate electricity and distribute to 10 villages in the Yasawa Group. Cal Valley Solar executive director Yaswant Singh said the project would be extremely beneficial to villagers. “The Fiji Development Bank is working with village heads and we are looking at over 10 container units to be sold in Yasawa,” he said. This will electrify 10...

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