MID team confronts oil scarcity

MID team confronts oil scarcity

During the last 7 days, a new stage of the Maurice Ile(s) Durable(s) policy process has got under way. The working groups for the 5 focal areas (energy, environment, employment, education and equity) have had their first of four sessions. We are participating in the...
Energy action plan

Energy action plan

The Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities has published a draft of its Energy Strategy 2011-2025 Action Plan (to meet the conditions attached to a Rs 1.4 billion grant from the EU). It contains some praiseworthy elements such as setting minimum efficiency standards...
MID Strategy – next steps

MID Strategy – next steps

The next stage of the development of the MID strategy involves meetings of the 6 working groups under the themes of Energy, Environment (2 groups: biodiversity and pollution), Education, Employment and Equity during June and July. One thing that concerns us is that...
Mr Ile Durable

Mr Ile Durable

Patrick Maurel aims to make a significant contribution to the sustainability of Mauritius. At La Chaumière, on the edge of La Ferme reservoir, an enormous structure is taking form. It is not Gamma Energy’s controversial waste-to-energy incinerator but an...
Feedback – MID Green Paper

Feedback – MID Green Paper

Introduction We welcome the opportunity to provide feedback on the visions presented in the Maurice Ile Durable Green Paper. We Love Mauritius is the NGO mentioned on page xxxvi of the Green Paper that organised the MID video competition and we would be delighted to...