New mini hydro to be constructed in Taveuni
July 14, 2014 5:27 am
A new mini hydro, generating 700 kilo watts of power will generate electricity for the whole of Taveuni in the near future.
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says this will improve the lives of all Fijians on the island.
it’s a milestone for the people of the North ….adding government has a vision to transform the North,…. to extend to the people of Taveuni and Vanua Levu the same level of services Fijians on Viti Levu enjoy.
The construction of the mini-hydro costs $15 million. It’s funded by the Chinese government and construction is expected to be completed in 16 months.