(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Cabinet of Ministers green-lighted the proposed bill for electricity sector reforms at its meeting held on Monday (Nov.20), Power & Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera says."Cabinet approves proposed electricity sector reforms bill"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are due to be called for projects pertaining to the construction of a floating solar photovoltaic power plant on the Samanalawewa Reservoir, Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera stated."EOIs to be called for Samanalawewa Reservoir floating solar power plant"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – During a press briefing held at the Presidential Media Centre today (08), Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera, assured the public that the government is not prepared to encounter any instance of power shortages."Government assures the public of uninterrupted power supply"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – A special meeting was held today with the development agencies to discuss the progress and the next steps in the restructuring of the Ceylon Electricity Board."The new Electricity Bill to be submitted to cabinet for approval"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera said the proposal of the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) to revise electricity tariffs on the 1st of July, has been submitted to the electricity regulator, Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) Monday."Proposal for Electricity tariff revision submitted to the PUCSL"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera has submitted the Cabinet Paper on the proposed revision of electricity tariffs to the Cabinet of Ministers at today’s meeting."Cabinet postpones considering proposal to hike electricity tariff"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Power and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera says that three coal ships are scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka on the 5th, 9th and 16th of January."Three coal shipments to arrive in the island in January"