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Ms. Angelie Yorks
Ministry of Natural Resources
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Tel.: (597) 410160
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News for Suriname

Suriname project delivers clean water through the use of renewable energy

The small South American nation of Suriname may only have three Rotary clubs, but Rotarians there have made a big impact with projects to improve access to clean water. Illegal mining has caused mercury contamination in many rivers and streams in Suriname, affecting the lives of thousands. Focusing on the indigenous communities...

Ericsson Solar Cell Solution Deployed In Suriname

A solar radio-site system from Ericsson will provide enough clean energy to power Digicel’s network coverage in remote areas of Suriname, the company announced. The system will help Digicel, the largest mobile telecommunications operator in the Caribbean, lower its energy consumption, reduce operating and maintenance costs and reduce the company’s environmental...