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Hon. Minister Onkokame Kitso Mokaila

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PROVISION OF OWNER’S ENGINEER SERVICES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS (LNG) & COAL BED METHANE (CBM) GAS INFRASTRUCTURE TO SUPPLY LNG AND CBM TO ORAPA 2 X 45 MW DUAL FUEL GENERAL ELECTRIC LM 6000 OPEN CYCLE GAS TURBINES POWER PLANT

A CONTRACT FOR THE PROVISION OF OWNER’S ENGINEER SERVICES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS (LNG)
& COAL BED METHANE (CBM) GAS INFRASTRUCTURE TO SUPPLY LNG AND CBM TO ORAPA 2 X 45 MW... Read more

 

MMEWR AT THE CONSUMER FAIR!!!

Stall numbers 47 and 48 are home to the department of Corporate Services, with 511 other exhibitors, among them the Diamond Hub, department of Mines, Department of Energy, department of Geological... Read more

 

Tender Clarification: JWANENG, MINES IN THE NORTH WEST REGION AND SURROUNDING AREAS (CONTINUED 3)

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN AND DECOMMISSION AT THE END OF ITS ECONOMIC LIFE, A SCALABLE SOLAR POWER PLANT TO MEET ELECTRICITY DEMANDS FOR JWANENG, MINES... Read more

 

Tender Clarification: JWANENG, MINES IN THE NORTH WEST REGION AND SURROUNDING AREAS (CONTINUED 2)

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN AND DECOMMISSION AT THE END OF ITS ECONOMIC LIFE, A SCALABLE SOLAR POWER PLANT TO MEET ELECTRICITY DEMANDS FOR JWANENG, MINES... Read more

 

DAM LEVELS AND WATER SUPPLY SITUATION –14/08/2015

Greater Gaborone (125 Ml/d) comprises: Gaborone, Lobatse, Mogoditshane Cluster, Tlokweng, Ramotswa Cluster, Mochudi.

Greater Francistown (52Ml/d) comprises: Francistown, Tonota Cluster, Mathangwane... Read more

 

VACANCY: PERSONAL SECRETARY

REPUBLIC OF BOTSWANA

MINISTRY OF MINERALS, ENERGY AND WATER RESOURCES

EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

VACANCY CIRCULAR NO 8 OF 2015

VACANCY: PERSONAL SECRETARY – 100100046.1.1

Applications... Read more

 

LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) SUPPLY SITUATION

The Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources informs the general public that the country is currently experiencing Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) supply disruptions due to the shutdown of some... Read more

 

MORUPULE REFURBISHMENT PROJECT MINISTERIAL STATEMENT

The Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources gives a statement on the Morupule A Refurbishment Project on 7th August 2015

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Tender Clarification: JWANENG, MINES IN THE NORTH WEST REGION AND SURROUNDING AREAS (CONTINUED)

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN AND DECOMMISSION AT THE END OF ITS ECONOMIC LIFE, A SCALABLE SOLAR POWER PLANT TO MEET ELECTRICITY DEMANDS FOR JWANENG, MINES... Read more

 

MINISTER OF MINERALS, ENERGY AND WATER RESOURCES LEAVES FOR SANTIAGO, CHILE

The Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Hon Onkokame Kitso Mokaila leaves for Santiago, Chile on an official trip from the 9th to 14th August 2015 at the invitation of his counterpart... Read more

 

Tender Clarification: JWANENG, MINES IN THE NORTH WEST REGION AND SURROUNDING AREAS

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN AND DECOMMISSION AT THE END OF ITS ECONOMIC LIFE, A SCALABLE SOLAR POWER PLANT TO MEET ELECTRICITY DEMANDS FOR JWANENG, MINES... Read more

 

Increase in Water Rationing Days

With effect from the 1st of August 2015, the Water Utilities Corporation will increase water rationing days in the Greater Gaborone area from three to four days a week. This has been necessitated by... Read more

 

MINISTER OF MINERALS, ENERGY AND WATER RESOURCES SCHEDULED TO ATTEND THE SADC ENERGY MINISTERS MEETING

The Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources Honourable Onkokame Kitso Mokaila leaves for Johannesburg, South Africa from 23rd July 2015 and returns on the 25th July 2015.

The Honourable... Read more

 

Tender Ref No.PR. /1/3/14 (VI) TENDER ADDENDUM NO 1

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN AND DECOMMISSION AT THE END OF ITS ECONOMIC LIFE, A SCALABLE SOLAR POWER PLANT TO MEET ELECTRICITY DEMANDS FOR JWANENG, MINES... Read more

 

CLAYS DEPOSITS IN BOTSWANA STILL BEING ANALYSED

The Chief Economic Geologist at the Department of Geological Survey Dr. Gomotsang Tshoso stated that the Department of Geological Survey is currently assessing the Letlhakeng Clay and Takatokwane clay... Read more

 

MINISTER OF MINERALS, ENERGY AND WATER RESOURCES LEAVES FOR TEL AVIV, ISRAEL

The Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Hon Onkokame Kitso Mokaila leaves for Tel Aviv, Israel from the 13th to 18th June 2015 on an official visit to attend the 2015 meeting of the... Read more

 

Botswana Resource Sector Conference Key Note Address By Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources

Chairperson,
Chief Executive Officers of different companies,
Senior Government officials
captains of the industry,
the media,
distinguished participants,
ladies and gentlemen,
Good... Read more