Coca-Codo Sinclair hydroelectric plant will start working with 4 turbines

The Minister of Electricity, Esteban Albornoz, said that the hydroelectric plant Coca-Codo Sinclair will begin providing energy to the country progressively since February 2016. Initially, four of the eight turbines or units that compose it will enter, and then the plant will...

Government will provide free kitchens for beneficiaries of the bonus

he Deputy Minister for Electricity, Wladimir Gonzalez, announced yesterday that the beneficiaries of the BDH will receive free induction cookers of four burners. He also noted that 500,000 people that receive the subsidy will receive a free cookware set of seven pieces. In...

There are 20,000 enrolled in the new plan of induction cookers

About 20,000 users are registered in the Efficient Cooking Government program, said the Minister of Industries, Ramiro Gonzalez. Registration for the program began last month and is done by accessing to the web: www.ecuadorcambia.com. Gonzalez said: “Until last Friday we...

Induction cookers will be available to the public since August

The Minister of Electricity, Esteban Albornoz, announced yesterday that from August, citizens may acquire the new induction cookers to start the process of replacing gas stoves. The Ministry of Energy will make the next four months, the socialization of the advantages of the new...

Three Ecuadorian provinces already have 30,000 220 volt connections

This was explained by the Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Esteban Albornoz, in the city of Cuenca, ensuring that the provinces of Azuay, Canar and Morona Santiago are the first ones to have 220 volt connections, which are needed to implement the plan of induction...
In 2016, 90% of the energy will come from hydroelectric projects

In 2016, 90% of the energy will come from hydroelectric projects

By 2016, 90% of the energy needed by the country, will come from hydroelectric projects, said Minister of electricity and renewable energy, Esteban Albornoz, in an accountability act held yesterday in Cuenca. He stressed that with the 8 hydroelectric megaprojects running in the...