The Island has experienced another dry period in June, as well as during spring, and Manx Utilities is asking the community to think about how they utilise their drinking water supplies in the warmer months of the year.
Manx Utilities have applied for a closure of the steps that link South Quay with Douglas Head Road to undertake essential repairs to a surface water drainage pipe for a period of four weeks, commencing 5 July 2021.
Manx Utilities has announced a second call for sites, this time in the Peel, St John’s and the Central Valley areas.
Manx Utilities has confirmed its electricity, water and sewerage charges that apply from 1 April 2021
Manx Utilities’ Sulby Hydro-electric station is celebrating a milestone of service to the Island. The renewable energy power station located in the Tholt-y-Will quarry has been helping the Isle of Man play its role in addressing climate change for 40 years.
Manx Utilities has announced a call for sites in the southern Garff, Laxey and Onchan areas.
Manx Utilities will shortly begin installing meters for its much anticipated Island-wide smart metering system. Smart meters will form part of a smarter energy grid allowing Manx Utilities to be more precise about energy production and supply, enabling a reduction in waste and better support low carbon technologies for transport and heating.
Following the Chief Minister’s announcement yesterday Manx Utilities’ Headquarters will only be accessible to support Key Meter Prepay Customers between 08:30 and 17:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:30 to 16:30 on Friday with all other non-essential customer counter support ceasing from 12noon today; 6 January 2021. Those who do require top-ups at the Customer Counter are requested to adhere to the 2 metre social distancing directions in place and wear a face-covering.
Construction works underway by Manx Utilities have revealed remains of an old stone quayside dating back to at least the 1700s. The works, to replace and install modern water main and sewerage infrastructure, are part of Manx Utilities’ maintenance and upgrading programme, and have seen short lengths of the Promenade and East Quay closed for several weeks at a time whilst deep excavations are undertaken.