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Waste to energy plant planned for Nevis
Published on April 24, 2014 Email To Friend    Print Version

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis (NIA) -- The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) plans to deliver a waste to energy plant on the island shortly.

Deputy Premier and Minister of Health in the Nevis Island Administration Mark Brantley (file photo)
The disclosure came in a televised address by deputy premier and minister of health Mark Brantley in observance of Earth Day 2014, on April 22.

“Your government is poised shortly to deliver a waste to energy plant to the island which will alleviate much of our waste issues and allow us to gain a small amount of renewable energy as well from the process,” he said.

In addition, Brantley stated that out of the impending joint venture, the administration also expected additional trucks which would make way for a more efficient waste management system.

However the minister stopped short of a date for the commencement of the venture but did say that he hoped to provide firm details soon on a start date for the public.
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