Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Electricity Ltd'

Guernsey’s Commerce and Employment forging stronger links with Guernsey Electricity to develop offshore macro-renewable energy

December 16th, 2011 by States of Guernsey Commerce and Employment Department

The States of Guernsey Commerce and Employment Department is set to develop stronger relations with Guernsey Electricity Limited to progress macro renewable energy in Guernsey’s waters. Commerce and Employment, under a subgroup called the “Renewable Energy Team” (RET), has the remit to progress Guernsey’s potential to develop local renewable energy supplies. This covers all large-scale […]

Guernsey Alzheimer Association Centre receives electrical help from Guernsey Electricity and ES&M

December 16th, 2011 by Guernsey Electricity Ltd.

The Guernsey Alzheimer’s Association Centre has been improved with new lighting thanks to Guernsey Electricity and local electrical wholesaler ES&M. Guernsey Electricity installed a new set of lights in the centre’s lounge, kitchen and office area along with a number of electrical sockets for computers and a large television in the hall.

Guernsey Electricity signs contract for high efficiency diesel generator

December 13th, 2011 by Guernsey Electricity Ltd.

Guernsey Electricity Ltd. has entered into a contract for supply of a new medium speed generator unit at the Vale Power Station. The new engine is being supplied by Finnish energy company Wärtsilä and will have a generating capacity of 17 MW. Operations director Bob Beebe said the £14 million investment was necessary to provide […]

When we use energy we use water

March 31st, 2011 by WaterLink International

This article is published courtesy of WaterLink International.  It was published originally on 29 March 2011 by Environmental Expert.com. ———— As Japan’s nuclear power plant emergency has highlighted, water is needed in copious quantities to generate energy. To mark World Water Day, Sandra Postel (National Geographic) considers the huge water footprint of energy generation. According […]

Alan Bates of Guernsey Electricity talks about a strategy of low carbon generation, affordability and energy security

February 28th, 2011 by Jon Taylor

Tell us about your background and what you will bring to the Guernsey Electricity company over the next few years. My career began as an engineering officer with P&O Cruises, before coming ashore into the energy sector.  I have moved on from engineering into business management where the skills and experience gained within these different […]