As has become the norm, the Island is experiencing much drier weather as we enter the warmer months of the year and Manx Utilities is asking residents and visitors to use water wisely.
The final phase of the Regional Sewage Treatment Strategy (RSTS2) will move forward on the basis of regional treatment solutions for Garff and Peel; to deliver the best solution in terms of cost and quality to complete modern day sewage treatment for the Isle of Man.
Manx Utilities is progressing with the replacement of approximately 10km of water main from Ballakew, St Marks to Ballaglonney, Grenaby as part of its investment strategy to upgrade water mains on the Island; and helping to preserve water supplies by eliminating leaks and bursts on its network.
The price of electricity in the Isle of Man will rise next month but the increase will be phased over two stages to reduce the impact on households and businesses.
The second phase of the Regional Sewage Treatment Strategy (RSTS2) is focused on delivering first time sewage treatment for Laxey and Baldrine as well as Peel.
Manx Utilities have been helping support electricity utilities in Cumbria to restore much needed electricity supplies following the devastation caused by Storm Arwen following a call for help from the electricity consortium group (NEWSAC).
Manx Utilities have announced the addition of the first Electric Vehicle (EV) public rapid charging point as part of its ‘pay-for-use’ charging network due for installation on 29 September 2021.
Representatives of Manx Utilities met with the Commissioners of Garff and Peel this week to provide an update on the work that has been carried out to progress sewage treatment for the remaining Island catchments to complete the Regional Sewage Treatment Strategy.
Manx Utilities is progressing with the replacement of a 4km water main at a cost of £1.71 million as part of its investment strategy to upgrade water mains on the Island; and helping to preserve water supplies by eliminating leaks and bursts on its network.