The CAF delivers credit of $ 200 million to Ecuador for power sector

In order to strengthen the electricity transmission networks in Ecuador, the Finance Minister Fausto Herrera signed a loan agreement with the Andean Development Corporation (CAF) for $ 200 million. The Ministry of Finance reported that this project, which will be implemented by...

National Assembly approved a new law for the electricity sector

With 88 votes in favor and 23 against, the plenary of the National Assembly yesterday approved the draft Organic Law of the Public Electricity Service. After nearly four hours of debate with the participation of 21 assembly members from the ruling party and the opposition, the...

Enrollees in the program of electric kitchens increase to Up to 36,000

The Ministry of Electricity said that until the weekend, the number of registered users for the replacement program from gas cookers to electric cookers reached 36,000. State authorities said that the gradual increase is due to a better dissemination of the government project....

Induction cookers will be implemented from August

From August begins the process of replacing gas stoves with electric stoves, says the schedule of the national government. Alexis Valencia, Secretary of Industrial Development of the Ministry of Industry and Productivity (MIPRO), said that the process will begin with 20,000...

Government is working on optimizing the electrical service

Vice President Jorge Glas reiterated that in August will start the first phase of the replacement of gas by electric cookers, so it is working in a management model so that the electrical service is not interrupted. “If there are (power outages), must be solved quickly and...

Induction Cookers will have publicity campaign

The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy will begin an advertising campaign in the media about the acquisition of the new induction kitchens in the course of this week and the next one, which are expected to be distributed since August. Vladimir Gonzalez, Efficient...

Efficient Cooking has billing scheme

The Efficient Cooking Government plan already has its tariff scheme. This will start next August and will be reflected in the electricity bills of September, as announced by Vladimir  González Andrade, Manager of the program. The official gave a presentation of the plan last...

Registration for induction cookers suppliers concluded

Ten national and three international firms are interested in efficient cooking programs, promoted by the government as providers of induction cookers. Yesterday, at 17:00, was conclude the deadline for manufacturers to submit their inscriptions and offers, after that April 15...